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Can You Believe It?! it's a Full-time job

You're probably not one to take a job just to make your friends jealous, but in case you are, Vice Media is hiring a Motion Graphics Art Director in Brooklyn, NY, USA.


VICE and it’s TV network, VICELAND, is seeking a motion graphics art director for the brand and their shows. This includes third party animations under VICE Visual Studio. You will have a deep understanding of motion graphics, broadcast, leading a small team — including freelancers, and a willingness to be hands-on. We're based in Brooklyn, NY.

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6-9 years

Date Posted

February 28, 2019

Managed By

Michelle Tavares


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Fine Print

Primary Responsibilities:

Organize daily requests and projects
You'll communicate with producers, editors and supervisors on design project needs and requests
Delegate roles and duties on projects
Coordinate freelancers and designers for projects
You'll trouble shoot and take design feedback from producers, editors, supervisors and directors
You'll provide oversight and quality control on projects
Handle deadlines and a brief with elite accuracy
Concept show packages and campaigns
Storyboarding/style framing show titles and scenes
You'll design creative graphics for VICE/VICLEAND campaigns, VICELAND shows + outside shows and films under the VICE Visual Studio
Design, animate, and edit standalone motion graphics packages
You'll craft assets and templates for video editors
You'll ideate solves that require graphics or visual effects
Minimum Requirements:

A Bachelors degree in Fine Arts or a related field is helpful
5+ years of professional experience in design
You're inventive, diligent, attentive and have creative analytical skills
Ability to delegate resources and communicate effectively and articulately with designers and producers
Deep interpersonal skills and ability to multi-task a dynamic environment
Strong proficiency & experience in motion graphics programs, including AfterEffects, and 3D programs such Cinema 4D or Maya, and its plugins.
Experience in rotoscoping and visual effects
Ability to parallel-path multiple responsibilities and assignments under strict deadlines
A deep understanding and enthusiasm for the VICE brand and its network, VICELAND
Additional Skills:

Adobe Premier experience a plus
Understanding of editing and camera techniques
Understanding of typography
Working knowledge of film and photography basics
Experience in broadcast
If you require a reasonable accommodation during the application and selection process, please let us know. We will work together to best meet your needs.


Equal Employment Opportunities: VICE is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that strives to create and maintain a workplace that celebrates inclusion and diversity. At VICE, we understand that inclusion and diversity is a major benefit to our employees, our readers and viewers, and our company culture. We treat all applicants and employees fairly without regard to age, alienage or citizenship status, color, disability, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status and partnership status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion/creed, sexual orientation, arrest or conviction record, caregiver status, credit history, unemployment status, salary history, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking and sex offenses, status as a veteran or active military service member, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

VICE requires that all employees have proper authorization to work in the U.S. Should an applicant require employment sponsorship, VICE will determine, in its sole discretion, whether such sponsorship will be provided.

Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with the New York City Fair Chance Act or other applicable laws.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily, with or without a reasonable accommodation. The requirements and essential functions described above are not an exhaustive list and instead are meant to describe the general nature and level of work required of the job. VICE reserves the right to modify the essential functions of this position where a legitimate business exists.
To all recruitment agencies: Unless otherwise indicated, VICE does not accept agency resumes and is not responsible for any fees or expenses related to such unsolicited resumes.