Motion Graphics Designer
Join our Marketing Team at Helen of Troy as our Motion Graphics Designer(hybrid work onsite and from home), and make an immediate impact on our trusted brands: OXO, Hydro Flask, Osprey, Honeywell, PUR, Braun, Vicks, Hot Tools, Drybar, Curlsmith, and Revlon. Together, we build innovative and useful products that elevate people's lives everywhere every day!
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In your kitchen, living room, bedroom, and bathroom. We are already making your everyday lives better. We are powered by knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and forward-thinking people committed to developing a culture of inclusion. Whether you are just starting your career or in need of a challenge, we recognize, develop, and empower talent!
Work Location: Marlborough, MA - Hybrid
What you will be doing:
Responsible for the development and creation of design concepts and execution of various multimedia projects to include storyboard design, 3D animation, 2D animation, graphic design and video production. Maintain design standards of licensed brands and corporate guidelines.
Manage multimedia assets, related files and legal rights for content crafted in-house or by outside vendors
Ensure compliance with corporate and brand guidelines
Create renderings of products and environments for use in print and digital projects
Create and re-purpose graphics and special effects for various projects
Perform all stages of video production and publishing
Build explainer videos/animations for online sales and social media platforms, product promotion, online owner’s manuals, Marketing and Sales presentations, and corporate videos
Proofread, check composition, typography and choose product/humanity photos and video on a variety of design projects
Responsible for handling and coordinating multiple projects and ensuring turn around times are met. Will be self-directed and responsible in setting timelines for all stages of development.
Work cross functionally on motion graphic projects in line with the current artwork approval system using PIFs (Project initiation Forms)
Skills needed to be successful in this role:
Design artwork for digital and print projects in a collaborative environment
Strong understanding of animation principles, form, color, light and composition.
Collaborate with Art Director and Creative Director to create and implement design concepts
Strong communication and ability to work seamlessly with other departments
Ability to manage multiple projects, remain flexible and adaptable in a fast paced environment
5+ years’ experience as a Graphic Designer
1+ years’ experience in Adobe Premiere, After Effects and a 3D Program
Experience in rigging, modeling, rendering, key framing and composing in both 2D and 3D
Solid understanding of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Acrobat
Authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis
Mac-based, Adobe Suite required. OSX trouble-shooting experience
Experience in an in-house corporate design department
Wondering if you should apply? Helen of Troy welcomes people as diverse as our brands. Have the confidence to come as who you are because your point of view, skills, and experience will make us stronger. If you're eager to share new ideas and try new things, we want to hear from you.
Helen of Troy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to developing a diverse workforce and cultivating an inclusive environment. We value diversity and believe that we are strengthened by the differences in our experiences, thinking, culture and background. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any protected basis.
We will provide individuals with disabilities reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application process. If you would like to request an accommodation, please contact Human Resources at (915) 225-8000.
Incorporated in 1968, Helen of Troy has grown into a leading global consumer products company with career opportunities in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. We offer creative solutions for our customers through a diversified portfolio of well-recognized and widely trusted brands, including OXO®, Hydro Flask®, Osprey®, Honeywell®, PUR®, Braun®, Vicks®, Hot Tools®, Drybar®. Most of these brands rank #1 or #2 in their respective categories.
We boldly bring brands into our family, where we nurture what makes them great. We collaborate internally and externally, always striving to provide the consumer-centric innovation, operational excellence, scale, global reach, and stellar shared services to make them soar.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified. Management retains the right to add or to change duties of the position at any time.