Role: Reporting to:
Motion Graphics Designer- Social MENA (Dubai based) Audience Development Manager, MENA (Dubai based)
Overview: VICE is the world’s preeminent youth media company and content creation studio. Launched in 1994, VICE now operates in over 30 countries and distributes its programming to hundreds of millions of viewers across digital, linear, mobile, film and socials. VICE includes an international network of digital channels, a television and feature film production studio, a magazine, a record label, an in-house creative services agency, a book-publishing division and a new 24-hour TV channel, VICELAND. The Role: VICE.com is seeking a talented motion graphics designer to work with our socials team on creating content specifically designed for mobile audiences. We’re seeking a professional who is not only just a talented motion graphics designer but someone who has a strong editorial sense for short-form storytelling and visual communication. Responsibilities: Create unique assets for a daily output Conceptualise, develop and create new and interesting storytelling formats Liaise with Editorial on content selection and programming calendar Find innovate and creative ways to improve performance through design; use analytics to inform creative decisions and evaluate performance Apply editorial judgement when designing stories of a sensitive/controversial nature Keep abreast of competitor's use of social platforms Experience: Native Arabic speaker – fluent in reading and writing Masterful use of Adobe CS / Cinema 4D Motion graphics, UX and interactive design experience Solid experience of designing for mobile experiences Ability to work under strict daily deadlines Impeccable design and presentation skills Precise attention to detail Strong communication and teamwork skills Illustration experience a plus Strong conceptual thinking and creative problem solving skills Deep understanding of vertical/mobile content Familiarity and enthusiasm for the VICE brand and it’s editorial mission Other:
To undertake such other tasks including general administrative duties as may be required from time to time To be an ambassador for the business at all times.
To apply please email a brief cover note and CV, with the reference “Motion Graphics, VICE MENA” in the subject line to: [email protected]
**Applications must include a portfolio of work
We look forward to hearing from you! If you do not hear back from us within one month of applying then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you once again for applying and we wish you success in your future career.