Social Media Designer and Video Editor

Job ID 2022-0686

Sales/Sales Services Stamford, Connecticut


Description

Position at Conair LLC

About Us:

Conair LLC is one of the largest, most successful, and well-recognized consumer products companies in the world. Over the past 60 plus years Conair has evolved into a global company selling personal care products, kitchen appliances, cookware, and professional beauty appliances under more than 25 brand names in over 120 countries with revenues exceeding $2.5 billion.

Position Summary:

The Social Media Graphic Designer designs a wide variety of assets for social media and other digital projects. working in digital design, video editing and video animation (titles, basic effects, transitions, lower thirds, etc.), with digital photography and videography, working with digital assets and typography in Photoshop, editing videos and video animation in Premiere Pro, (and mobile video apps) and creating video graphic effects in After Effects. Posts and edits on all social media channels including Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Pinterest, TikTok and Snapchat--posting content on a daily basis and supports as needed for the digital marketing team.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and edit digital graphics, animations illustrations for static and carousel posts for social media and other digital channels.
  • Design and edit video assets for social media, including Facebook, TikTok, YouTube and Instagram Reels.
  • Assists with the planning, scheduling, and posting of social media assets.
  • Assists with posting and editing social media posts.
  • Assists with engagement on social channels including answering comments and messages from social media.
  • Additional design and support functions within the digital marketing team as needed.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Minimum 2 years experience managing social media content on multiple channels including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Amazon Posts, Shorts, YouTube SnapChat and Pinterest.
  • Proficient knowledge of Creative Suite: Most Importantly Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere and Indesign.  Also beneficial to know Social Based Versions like Adobe Express and Premiere Rush.
  • Ability to followed established Brand Styles
  • 5 years of experience in graphic design field with a concentration in digital media
  • Bachelors Degree/BA or BFA preferred
  • Strong grasp of design fundamentals (type, layout, color etc).
  • On-set photography experience and retouching knowledge
  • Portfolio of eye-catching work

Beneficial Qualifications:

  • Energetic team player who’s willing to roll up their sleeves
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Organized, able to multitask and handle a fast-paced environment
  • Passionate self starter with a willingness to learn

Environmental Factors:

  • Working conditions are normal for an office environment.
  • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to use a computer keyboard and view a monitor for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to travel domestically and internationally for business (% if needed)
  • Must be Covid-19 vaccinated.
  • We currently operate on a hybrid schedule; candidate must be willing to come into the Stamford office 50% of time.

What we offer:

  • Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision plans
  • Generous Paid Time Off Programs
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • FSA/HRA/Dependent Care FSA
  • Profit Sharing
  • 401k and company match