Motion Graphics and Video Editor

Job Locations US-NY-New York
ID
2020-1033
Category
Media
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

maslansky + partners is a language strategy and research consultancy that helps solve complex and high-stakes communication challenges for the world’s largest and most innovative companies, industry trade groups, and non-profits. 

 

Clients come to us to help them figure out how to stand out in the marketplace and increase sales.  To win on issues and navigate crisis.  To simplify the complex, and to find ways to better engage and retain customers. 

 

We specialize in reshaping their communication by combining proprietary research, a deep understanding of behavioral science, and decades of communications expertise.  The result:  clear, credible and compelling language strategies that help senior executives successfully address their business challenges.   

 

Four reasons to join maslansky + partners team:

 

1: To be challenged and grow: We’re looking to hire someone who is always asking the question, what’s next? We offer a variety of opportunities to help build and develop your skills and help you grow in a way that will meaningfully contribute to the trajectory of your career. 

 

2: To make a contribution: Our clients come back to us because our team delivers great work every time.  And our teams deliver great work because of who they are and how they work together.  Small teams with big opportunities.  No matter your job description, we encourage you to learn and participate in the broader business. If you are good, you will not get lost…your contribution will be recognized and rewarded.     

 

3: To have an impact: Whether you want to help underprivileged students increase their chances of success, increase access to housing, support gender equality, reframe the debate about climate change, or pursue another passion, we actively look for opportunities to complement our corporate work with clients and pro bono opportunities with purpose. 

 

4: To have a good time: We do serious work but never take ourselves too seriously.  The best work gets done when great people like working together so that is the kind of culture we’ve created.  Lots of work and lots of fun to help you stay energized and engaged.

 

What we’re looking for:

 

 

Reporting to the Media Producer, the Motion Graphics and Video Editor will take ownership of the edit and delivery of project deliverables as well as develop a library of stunning original motion graphic assets and treatments. The Motion Graphics and Video Editor will be an autonomous hyper-creative with an institutional attention to detail, high focus on quality standards, and have a vision that can grow with the role.  

Responsibilities

  • Edit Project Deliverables – Each project will require any number of deliverable assets to illustrate project findings. Responsibilities include the following:

 

  • Edit input message clips for focus groups
  • Apply color corrections and restorative/corrective audio mixes for lo-fi footage
  • Apply graphic treatments to visual
  • Build subtitles for project reels
  • Work with project team to produce and identify deliverable reels
  • Interpret scripts and make sensible creative decisions based on direction
  • Deliver clips to projects team in a timely fashion via digital file transfer
  • Conduct input clip tapings on an as-needed basis

 

  • Create a Library of Original Motion Graphic Assets – We’re going to revamp and redesign the visual style guide. Responsibilities include the following:

 

  • Create and execute, from scratch, a list of deliverable video assets and templates including but not limited to:
    • Graphic Opens
    • Lower Thirds
    • Transitions
    • Kinetic Text
    • Character Animation
    • Whiteboard / Explainer Videos
    • AE Templates
    • MOGRTS
    • Motion Logos
  • Research new and emerging visual trends that can be incorporated into deliverable video content
  • Expand the current portfolio of visual media capabilities
  • Constantly ideate and provide insights into new and emerging visual trends

 

 

  • Institute Best Practices – Responsible for establishing, improving and executing processes for:

 

  • Maintaining effective communication with the projects team, as needed
  • Collaborating with senior management for media initiatives
  • Maintain file organization and media management
  • Technical education and assisting in the expansion of team skill sets
  • Constantly looking for ways to improve collaborative work flows
  • Making sure that “can’t” is a four-letter word

Qualifications

  • Willingness to grow with a developing team and become an early department stakeholder
  • Minimum 6 years of proven experience with AfterEffects, Illustrator, In-Design and Premiere
  • Minimum 6 years of experience creating visually compelling and engaging motion graphics
  • Minimum 6 years of hands-on video editing experience with Adobe Premiere
  • Minimum entry level knowledge of DaVinci Resolve
  • A dynamic portfolio of work with a wide array of graphic and motion elements
  • Strong sense of layout design and typography
  • Ability to work with writers and producers to develop on-brand design concepts
  • Proven ability to work in an extremely collaborative environment
  • Knowledge of Social Media platforms. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat
  • Strong visual storyteller with ability to take direction but add their personal touch
  • Basic knowledge within Microsoft Excel/Word & Google Sheets/Docs
  • Active knowledge of visual trends as well as bleeding-edge design techniques and formats
  • Knowledge and understanding of video broadcast S&P
  • Ability to remain calm and professional in high-stress situations
  • A problem solving attitude with technical troubleshooting ability

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