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Senior Art Director (Motion Graphics/Video)

Irvine, California
$65 - $70 hourly
Job ID #73070

Onward Search needs a Senior Art Director (Motion Graphics/Video) for a leading CPG brand. This is a fully remote role which will need to work PST hours (non negotiable). This position will start as a W2 contract role and transition to full time (temp-to-perm).

You’ll join the Creative Production Agency to help transform marketing and branding work into impactful video, broadcast and motion work. 

As a Senior Art Director (Motion Graphics/Video) you’ll: 

  • Spearhead the strategic art direction and lead the motion graphic art direction for long-form broadcast projects and select short forms.
  • Translate existing collateral around product launches into imaginative and captivating, full broadcast package style guides.
  • Direct and collaborate with a small team of internal and external 2D motion designers and 3D animators.
  • Develop multiple concepts and create presentations showcasing your work, delivering them to brand, creative, and executive teams.

Skills & Experience needed:  

  • 6-10 years working in an agency or in-house creative department
  • Experience working with major brands
  • An inspiring and aesthetic Portfolio showing strong Branding, Typography, Trend Awareness, and Motion Design and Animation
  • A huge plus if you have experience with TV Ads, motion broadcast packages and/or are familiar with lower thirds, full screen motion graphic typography treatments, supers, transitions, product offer cards, etc.
  • Expert Level in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator) After Effects - 3D Expertise a plus
  • Experience as a team lead or manager helpful but not required 

What’s in the Onward Search benefits packages for the contract portion: 

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance 
  • Life Insurance 
  • 401k Program 
  • Commuter Benefit 
  • eLearning 
  • Education Reimbursement 
  • Ongoing Training & Development  
  • *To qualify for our benefits package, you must work over 30 hours per week and the length of assignment must be a minimum of 10 weeks.  

At Onward Search, our job is to find you dream jobs.  
We are creatives, marketers and digital wizards who use our talents to connect talented people with the nation’s leading brands. And our relationship won’t end with your start date.  
More than recruiters, we are your advocates, advisors, and employers of record. We pay weekly, make sure your needs are met, and measure our success by yours. Join us. 
DE&I is not just our promise, it’s our passion. 

Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment regarding race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances.  

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Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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