Ten Stories

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We're hiring a....Graphic Designer

Graphic Designer

Classification: Non-exempt

Reports to: Creative Director

Location: San Diego

Ten Stories is looking for a graphic designer to assist us in designing and preparing assets for use in video projects.  Much of what we design is animated or put in motion for video, thus many of our assets call to be created and prepared in Adobe Illustrator. Designers with a strong grasp of Ai and the use of its vector design tools are most valuable.  Strong knowledge of layout, typography, color and other essential design aspects is also important as we may need a designer to provide original designs/concepts/assets of their own in order to support the creative goals of a given project. Most of the time, designers will work closely with the Art Director and/or Creative Director who will help in formulating or providing direction. This role is not a remote position and  calls for people who can work and be present in our studio office for the majority of their time on an assignment.

  • Part-time to start with opportunity to move to full-time.

  • Interesting and meaningful projects that are brought to life through motion visuals.

  • Opportunity to learn the film/video business from the inside out.

  • Centrally located near Old Town, Liberty Station and Point Loma.

Responsibilities

  • Taking direction and applying it to produce design assets/deliverables in various formats, sizes and resolutions – mostly for on-screen use, with a possibility for print design as well

  • Producing assets/deliverables that conform to an established design/direction

  • Producing concepts/assets/deliverables that are original in design/direction

Qualifications & Education

  • Strong proficiency in Adobe Illustrator is a must, “mastery” is a plus

  • Proficiency with Adobe Photoshop is helpful, Adobe  After Effects is a plus

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in a design-related field is a plus

  • 2-5 years’ experience in design-related work/internship

  • Previous experience in video/animation/motion graphics a big plus

  • Multi-tasker, detail-oriented and organized

  • Ability to effectively communicate across the organization

  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic

  • Thrives in a collaborative environment but can also work autonomously

  • Ability to multi-task with great attention to detail and under pressure

Ten Stories is a commercial production company based in San Diego, CA. Our primary objective is telling stories. It is what we do. We focus on presenting even the simplest of ideas with equal amounts of passion and originality. Our one-stop, full service production facility provides for a wide range of production needs – everything from development to post. Stocked with award winning and talented directors, producers, writers, graphic designers and visual effects artists, Ten Stories is well equipped to meet any creative challenge.

Our Company is committed to attracting and retaining the best qualified individuals and promotes equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, age, medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Please send resume and links to work to work@tenstories.com with the header Graphic Designer position or fill out the below form.

We look forward to meeting you!.


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