Freelance Creative Designer

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Creative Designer CGTN

CGTN America is looking for a Freelance Creative Designer to work in Washington,D.C.

Responsibilities: As well as working on daily design work, the Creative Designer should have the ability to work across multiple teams to meet expectations. He/she should be able to work in the field with a photographer, be adept at editing (using Adobe Premiere and Final Cut Pro), should be able to record voice-over audio and work with sound effects.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • The ability to work independently with minimal guidance and to manage and collaborate well within a team
  • Intellectual curiosity, creativity and inventiveness
  • Outstanding attention to detail and design
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • The drive to learn and teach new design tools/techniques as technology changes
  • The ability to remain flexible in a fast-paced environment and to balance competing priorities

Qualifications/ Requirements:

  • Broadcast Design degree and/or 2+ years’ experience at a design studio, post production house, or broadcast television station
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with motion graphics (2d/3d animation), typography, design
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and manage project timelines
  • Technical knowledge of ORAD highly desirable
  • Strong knowledge video editing, related applications and workflow
  • Team-oriented, can-do attitude
  • Strong design and typography skills
  • Attention to detail and creativity in problem solving
  • Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator (mandatory)
  • Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro HD (working knowledge)
  • ORAD and Cinema 4d (highly desirable)
  • Proficient using both MAC and PC
  • Knowledge of Apple Motion, ENPS a plus



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