Motion Graphics Artist/Videographer Intern

Creative Cleveland, Ohio


Description

JOB SUMMARY

Marcus Thomas is an agency with the deepest digital, social and creative teams in its weight class. But when it comes to our people, were a happy band of commanders of the impossible.” Don’t tell us it can’t be done – we’ll always prove you wrong!

 

We are seeking an exceptionally talented motion graphics artist/videographer intern to join our creative team. The ideal candidate for this role is attentive to detail, a team player and very passionate about the work they produce. If you are a self-starter, willing to work quickly and generate lots of ideas, you will be successful in this role. If you require a clear and detailed roadmap for each project, this is not the internship for you. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Minimum completion of two years of higher education with photojournalism, photography and/or visual arts as a major.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least one year of proven graphics production experience
  • Able to demonstrate understanding of compression formats for web distribution
  • A strong sense of quality with regard to video and motion graphic production
  • Experience with DSLR and video cameras/simple shoot setups for quick interviews or capturing live events

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Motion graphic animation – 2D animations and dynamic motion graphics (compositing/green screen a plus)
  • Proficiency in After Effects 
  • Editorial experience a plus; ability to organize, edit video footage
  • Some video and/or still production experience; shoot video/stills (knowledge of set lighting and sound a plus)
  • Video and graphic distribution – understanding of codecs and output; exporting, filing master assets
  • Graphic/illustration (or 3D animation) creation a plus
  • Organizational and communication skills

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with minimum supervision and problem solve on a daily basis to meet various client demands
  • Meet deadlines by delivering work with little to no errors. Working nights or weekends may often be required to achieve this.
  • Organize files based on structure and naming conventions
  • Evaluate content for effective presentation so that it is prepared for review and rough cuts