What you’ll be doing...

Why work here?

At 140, Verizon’s in-house agency, you will be part of the energy that’s evolving the brand to become a leading technology player. The new Tribeca space brings together the industry’s sharpest minds across a multitude of disciplines, forming an integrated team that’s responsive and innovative across every Verizon touch point.

Overview

The Associate Creative Director – Motion Designer supports the Creative Directors of Verizon to create breakthrough design work to help bring the Verizon brand closer to culture. This includes but is not limited to: providing aesthetic visual expertise in the design of motion assets to visualize brand development and satisfy immediate business objectives and needs.

Key responsibilities

  • Leads in visually crafting and executing the design of brand and marketing assets in motion design as prescribed by creative/marketing briefs.
  • Brainstorms and strategizes with integrated creative team to help develop creative direction with a focus on brand development of motion assets.
  • Extremely skilled in the aesthetic use and visual crafting of typography and motion design.
  • Extremely skilled in the aesthetic use and visual use of light, space and motion with product photography.
  • Converts rough ideas into visual prototypes (e.g., sketches, rough animations) to illustrate concepts for creative reviews.
  • Recommends, researches and develops imagery (e.g., photography, design language) to support creative strategy, brand development, and execution.
  • Directs and is accountable for the final development and production of creative assets and ensures accuracy, attention to details and overall meets or exceeds the design objectives.
  • Provides clear direction to animation team in order to efficiently achieve desired results.
  • Understands how to work with and develop design systems, also ensures brand guidelines and directives are embraced and adhered to in all executions.
  • Plays an active role in contributing aesthetic excellence during creative development.
  • Works to improve the team’s overall performance and embraces a collaborative approach.
  • Provides visible support for leadership and helps build a unified team mindset.
  • States opinions clearly and verbally describe visual concepts.
  • Produces work that adheres to brand guidelines, but also explores new interpretations of the brand and develops out-of-the-box approaches to grow the visual identity of the brand.
  • Adapts well to changing priorities, deadlines and directions.
  • Understands that all projects require attention to detail so that work is on-time, on-budget and on-strategy.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience as a graphic designer and/or art director.
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Cloud software, MAYA and other 3D-related software.
  • Willingness to provide a portfolio of relevant work samples.

Even better if you have:

  • Degree in design, advertising or related field.
  • Eight or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of design applications in traditional and emerging channels, particularly in design and brand development, both in static and motion.
  • Expansive knowledge of design language and execution.
  • Knowledge of photography development, execution, and curation.
  • The ability to contribute in developing initial creative strategies to address core marketing and business objectives.
  • External agency/design firm experience,
  • In-House agency experience,
  • Demonstrated design chops.
  • Demonstrated proactive communication.
  • Forward thinking mindset in anticipation of business objectives.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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