Studio / Production Jobs
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Freelance Video Editor
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Freelance Video Editor with a innovative semiconductor company!This is an ongoing freelance, 10 hrs/wk gig onsite in San Jose, CA.Responsibilities include shooting, editing for some internal videos. Equipment will be provided, or you can use your own equipment if you prefer.This person has the ability to work off-site, but will need transportation to get to shoot locations. Shoots will be scheduled and coordinated by Creative Director.Requirements:3 years of video editing Knowledge of Adobe PremiereAbility to:edit short form creative content: sizzle reels, commercials, promos, trailers. work some nights and weekends work in fast-paced environment Great collaborator and creative attitude Must have creative editorial reelPreferred:Ability to occasionally shoot video events Graphics, Motion and Adobe After Effects abilityDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Assistant Editor and Post-Production Assistant
Our client, a social media content company, is on the hunt for a Assistant/Editor/Post-Production Assistant to join their team.You will report to the Executive Producer and be responsible for:Ingest, prep, sync, and organize incoming project footage, elements, and other media for editors and/or VFX artists prior to edit within the Adobe Create Cloud suite of apps Basic sound editing in preparation for final audio-post Encoding and delivery of final assets Create string outs, pull selects, and work on rough edits Source and edit music / SFX Become an expert user of our media server and help manage file structure and project workflows Troubleshoot tech issues (access to server, font installs, exports) Coordinate content among editorsMusts:5-7 years experience as assistant editor 5+ years experience using Adobe Creative Suite - specifically, Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects Deep understanding of the post production workflow Someone with strong problem-solving skills who has a proactive approach towards creating solutions Must be meticulous, technical, organized, and creative at the same time A task-oriented and self-motivated person who is able to work effectively with minimal supervision A passion for social media platforms and creativity
Social Content Creator
Our client, an entertainment creative graphic design and conceptual advertising studio, is seeking a social media ad content creator for a project.Responsibilities:Work with Art Director’s provided assets and direction to create short-duration 5-10 seconds ads for mobile video platforms on Snapchat, Instagram, etc. Creating multiple variations of each ad depending on platform specifications Utilizing stock photography, music, VO, etc. to augment the client provided assetsMusts:1-3 years experience in social ad creation working with an agency or in-house Experience working in Adobe Premiere, After Effects Portfolio with short form ad creation for social comfortable taking assets doing basic editing and motion graphics as needed Eye for design and typography with experience working in Photoshop and Illustrator Familiar and fast with the software comfortable doing fast turn-around of versioned ads Takes direction well, strong communicator and a team playerDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a large design studio with a pharmaceutical client is looking for a solid TRAFFIC MANAGER responsible for workflow schedules and meeting deadlines for all projects. You'll be contributing to long term project planning and a will be a key contributor to process improvements to achieve operating efficiency.Top contenders will understand the sense of urgency, communicating daily with the project management team for status updates and working with creative/studio staff to meet the deadlines.RESPONSIBILITIES:Act as liaison with project and studio teams and assist in managing project schedules, resources, etc. to ensure delivery of campaign within time, cost and quality standards Produce daily tracker and client report that is delivered throughout the organization Problem solve with Project Managers or Studio Leads and vendors to mitigate any issues that would delay in completion or quality of the materials Develop strong relationship with client and internal teams Prepare and maintains schedules for each project using Project Management tool Lead production meetings with team daily to review project status and upcoming milestone deliverables Produce and publish daily and weekly milestone deliverables for use by internal teams and client Engage in ongoing process and project management software tool enhancementsREQUIREMENTS:2+ years of Traffic experience in a creative studio environment Bachelor’s degree required. A combination of education and work experience may be substituted. Ability to communicate with the client in a solutions-oriented manner Demonstrated experience in Project Management with a proven track record of successfully managing projects to on time delivery Full understanding of the print procurement process Proficiency in Project Management Software tools, Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint Experience working in an environment where priorities are constantly changing Focus on project management, timely delivery and achievement of Service Level AgreementsDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is looking for a Graphic Designer to join our client, a top manufacturer of lighting for a contract to hire position, 40 hrs/wk onsite in Union City, CA.This person will work closely with the Creative Director and Graphic Design Manager and be responsible for managing their own projects as well as working with outside vendors to secure bids. They will play a key role in conceptualizing and designing print collateral, advertising materials, presentations and instructional brochures.Responsibilities include:Develop and deliver new marketing collateral that promotes new products, such as brochures, instructions, and powerpoint presentations Support asset creation of drawings, images, and cross sections for product launches Participate in internal photo shoots and support location shoots as needed Obtain quotes and coordinate with outside vendors to ensure quality Work with Engineering to develop digital assets for new products Help develop style guide outlining the company voice Manage graphic departments file archives Experience and Skills:In-house marketing department experience a plus Good color correction skills in Photoshop Knowledge of pre-press and the printing process Marketing collateral/brochure experience Powerpoint experience Excellent time management and organizational skills Good communication around design concepts and presentation skills Ability to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines is essential Strong, artistic, and creative abilities with an attention to detail Follow direction and meet deadlines Ability to take critical feedback BA degree in Art or Graphic Design with 2-4 years of experience in graphic design and desktop publishing, or combination of education and experience Must be proficient with Macintosh computers in an OSX environment and skilled in relevant design related programs, including Adobe Creative Suite, QuarkXpress (Optional), and MS Office Suite; Word, PowerPoint, ExcelDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Production Artist
Our client, is a cloud-based e-signature, is looking for a Production Artist with 4+ years of experience. We're looking for a Production Artist for a contract to hire need. Our client is looking for a true Production Artist that likes to be involved on the production side of things and not necessarily design the work. If you like the brand-related projects.ExperienceAnimation experience - huge bonus points! Proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator Previous experience preparing files for print and pixel perfect digital work (web, email, flyers, billboards, environmental graphics, etc.)
Our client, a leading full-service advertising agency, specializing in health care and biotech, is looking for an Art Supervisor with 5+ years of experience.This is a contract-to-hire, 40 hrs/wk onsite role in San Francisco, CA. Responsibilities:Designing digital and print sales and marketing materials, websites, promotional videos, and presentations from creative conception through final production Conceptualize closely with a copywriter and discuss strategy with account management Work with the Project Manager to schedule project timelines. Enforce proper administrative controls to ensure deadlines/release dates are met Accountability - Assume primary responsibility for a brand/account or portion thereof, being the keeper of that account. Lead projects. Execute individual tacticsExperience:Excellent communicator, written and verbal Desire to present/lead Strong portfolio demonstrating a wide range of work (print & digital) Excels at multitasking Deadline-oriented Enjoys creating information graphics In depth knowledge of print and digital production Knowledge of branding, brand management Supervisory experienceSkills:Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign—After Effects and Premiere a big plus) Proficient in Sketch and Managing Design Libraries Experience designing sites with Wordpress Experience prototyping in InVision required, Principle a plus*Must have portfolio or relevant work samples to be consideredDoes this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is looking for a Freelance Video Editor, Producer, and Videographer to join our prominent corporate client in Charlotte!Position Scope:20-25 hours/week are expected. Most of the work can be completed remotely other than occasional onsite meetings. You MUST have your own studio at home with your own personal software licenses. Computers and software will NOT be provided. The client does own their own cameras and equipment, but you are also able to use your own if you own them.Job Summary:This is a broad video role requiring experience in videography, editing, and production. Animation, motion, and post-production skills are a huge plus. You will collaborate with cross-functional creative and marketing teams to produce multimedia projects to support B2B and B2C projects for marketing, sales, operations, and other business initiatives. You will plan and facilitate studio and field-based video production work, including the storyboarding, filming, editing, sound mixing, graphic design, animation, compression output and final digital distribution of video assets that meet the objectives for any given marketing initiative.Primary Responsibilities:Identify, storyboard and capture of needed video according to workflow established. Conduct field-based video production and operation of all portable video and audio equipment. Assemble raw material and providing the final product. Plan and perform video post-production tasks which includes reviewing footage, making editorial decisions, video transcoding, rough cuts, audio adjustment, color correction, and final editing. Transport and set up lighting and audio equipment. Utilize computer graphics and special effects for video post-production in accordance with the overall project. Compress video projects for output.Minimum Qualifications:BA/BS/BFA degree in design, marketing, video production, or a related field. 4-7 years of professional experience in a video studio, preferably within in a large corporate or agency environment. Expert-level proficiency in Adobe Premiere and After Effects as well as Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. Strong proficiency with Avid Media Composer, Cinema4D, and Final Cut Pro strongly preferred. Prior experience animating logos and similar design elements. Experience creating 3D and 2D graphics, creating visual effects, editing, video clipping, animating logos, compositing and frame removal. Ability to do post-production work, editing, and voiceover work. Experience with Canon, Nikon, Sony, and/or Blackmagic DSLRs and professional video cameras. Must be experienced with online/social video outlets such as YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, and Twitch. Creatively plan and translate abstract concepts into effective visual form. Advise clients on effective media communication practices and adapt video products for specified media outlets. Experience working collaboratively across cross-functional teams. Outstanding written and verbal communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Highly professional business acumen and a high level of emotional intelligence. A proactive work attitude and ability to organize and prioritize work to meet tight deadlines. A reel of sample work is REQUIRED and should be submitted at the time of application.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Motion Graphic Designer
Our client, a top lifestyle brand located in San Francisco is looking to hire a freelance Motion Graphic Designer for a 4+ month assignment. (Possibility of extending for the right candidate).You will work with art directors, designers and writers to develop text graphic sequences and other motion graphics. You should have a strong portfolio that demonstrates your understanding of design and animation. Responsibilities: Work with creative directors, producers and internal partners to craft graphics for a variety of marketing assets including videos, title cards, end cards, email and social assets. Pre-visualize (concept descriptions, style frames, motion tests) and sell in work to creative directors and partners before moving into development phases. Work within our clients brand guidelines to develop a set of motion principals that elevate our brand and weave seamlessly into a variety of marketing assets. Maintain the highest quality standards and organization from concept to delivery. Required Skills and Experience: A body of work that showcases strong storytelling skills and a keen aesthetic sensibilities across a variety of brands. Experience designing and animating graphics across a variety of mediums particularly in social! Experience editing live action a plus Expert in After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe Premiere Pro required. Cinema 4D proficiency is a huge plus! Ability to balance the creation of multiple graphic assets across multiple projects. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience Ability to distill feedback, execute revisions and recommend smart, efficient solves. Familiar and comfortable collaborating in a post-production environment. 2-6 years as a motion designer in a professional post-production environment.
Onward Search has a client north west of LA that is seeking a freelance PRODUCTION ARTIST with an eye for design to join their busy studio. The perfect candidate has both print and digital experience taking designs to completion. The production team is design savvy and able to resize existing artwork for a variety of output including print, OOH, digital, presentation and more.SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:4+ years experience in production design Highly organized and flexible Work well on a team Experience working closely with clients and account team Exceptional attention to detail Proofreading ability Proven experience producing both online and offline collateral Able to pick up client standards/guidelines quickly Follow strict processes Prepress experience helpful Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Able to follow style guide and take direction wellDoes this sound like you? Apply today!