ESPN W, Social Designer (Remote, Freelance)

  • Job Description:
    espnW is looking for a highly motivated social designer to work remotely with the lead social editor and senior design staff. The ideal candidate will be highly creative and collaborative when solving design problems within the espnW brand and eager to innovate within the brands multiple social platforms. The designer must have impeccable design aesthetic and exceptional typography skills. A strong presence in the social environment is a must (including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). They will produce rich media for use on espnW's social platforms, including quote tiles, milestone graphics, result graphics, new fb/twitter header art, animated gifs, Instagram stories, p-roll videos with words/animations, any original images for big events (ex.: Serena's 23 grand slam titles), Tuesday Trivia, Facebook Live, social account take-over graphics.
     
    Job Requirements and Skills:
    Qualified candidates must have 4+ years of experience working within the field of print and digital design, and possess the following characteristics:
    Must have a strong understanding of typography
    Strong layout and production skills
    Clean and modern design aesthetic that works within the espnW brand
    Experience in social media presences (including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
    Able to manage a fast paced environment
    A positive and upbeat attitude when working with team members
    Self-motivated, a natural problem-solver, and a good communicator with a demonstrated ability to oversee multiple projects simultaneously, both independently, as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
    Intimate knowledge of Mac and general PC knowledge
    Understanding of working within a digital environment
    5 hours of work weekly (remotely)
     
    Software Requirements:
    Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, Adobe After Effects, Final Cut
    Working knowledge of Acrobat, Word and PowerPoint
     
    Interested candidates should present an online portfolio that shows:
    Identity, print and web/interactive work
     
    Submit resumes and portfolios via email to: bristoldesign1979@gmail.com
     

  • Area of Focus: Design
  • City: Other
  • Duration: Freelance
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