- Time Management
- Cinema 4D
- Microsoft Word
- Adobe Photoshop
- Microsoft Office
The WarnerMedia Story
WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Now, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.
Turner Studios is an organization focused on next generation content creation. Comprised of an amazing group of open, collaborative and innovative artists, crafts people, leaders, strategists and communicators we work closely with our partners throughout WarnerMedia to make sure we have the resources needed to grow our business, and our brands. Whether it be a brand specific campaign or event, a portfolio-based initiative or a corporate communications tool, Turner Studios has the capabilities to consult, innovate and create. Everything we do revolves around two driving principles: to always be a resource for WarnerMedia brands, while never contradicting their vision and goals; and to always provide positive economic value to WarnerMedia.
Here's the pitch:
1. You come to work
2. You help our network partners design cool things
3. You have some fun in the process
4. Oh yeah, we pay you for that!
5. Got bad teeth or a hammer toe? The gig comes with benefits!!
Now the "official" pitch:
The Turner Studios Apprenticeship program is a two-year program geared to grow young talent who dream of being storytellers and have a passion to pursue a career as a Motion Designer.
Candidates should have knowledge or/and experience with the foundations of design essentials such as creative thinking, an understanding of color and motion theory, typography, interpersonal communication and organizational skills, graphic design and layout, organized file management, and Adobe Suite knowledge.
Must have a keen eye towards color correction and attention to details, as well as an interest and passion for all-things design related.
In the first year, the Motion Design Apprentice will gain develop core essentials experience, plus gain knowledge of network workflows, understand network branding, work towards building their skill set and provide graphic session support (e.g. assist Art Directors, prep materials, design motion or web collateral).
There will be an extensive focus on the utilization of After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, etc.
The second year will consist of continuing to work with designers and Art Directors, building relationships, focusing on design skills, and elevation to the next skill level.
Demo reel of current work
Several years of relevant experience, television post-production preferred
Strong After Effects skills
Must be able to work under tight deadlines
Must be familiar with database management
Thorough understanding of post-production processes
Meticulous organization and categorizing skills
Creative flair for storytelling
Knowledge of Maya, C4D, Nuke, Resolve a huge plus
Self-motivated/ Takes initiative / Intuitive
Time management skills
Knowledge of social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Ability to prep graphic material per a designer's instructions
Knowledge of the Turner Entertainment Brands (TBS, TNT, TCM, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Sports) a plus
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.