Mid Level Designer
American Financing is an award-winning national mortgage company that values its employees and offers a fun and laid back work environment. Buying a home can be stressful, confusing, and take months. American Financing provides innovative technology solutions putting the customers at the forefront to fix and expedite the mortgage process. If you are highly motivated with a strong sense of accountability and driven to provide creative solutions then it is time to join the American Financing family.
We are seeking a passionate, proactive, organized, and creative problem solver who will be a key contributor to our marketing and product teams.
As a video and multimedia designer you will be creating in-house visual assets for our marketing and product teams. You will own all of our video content production such as the planning and execution of video advertising, creating TV commerical videos, internal resource videos, video animations, videos for multiple social platforms, and any other related video content. Your role may also include designing marketing materials, including emails, banners, landing pages, presentations, and printed collateral. Your environment will be a fast-paced, agile, and self-directed with multi-disciplinary teams that translate complex technology concepts into creative solutions. While working alongside a senior designer you will be collaborating, defining, evolving, and executing American Financing visual language and user experience across all channels to deliver a measurable impact on our business.
2+ years of experience as a video designer and/or Bachelors degree in graphic design, animation, video, or comparable field
Optimizely experience a plus
Strong video creation, editing, and video animation skills with an ability to tel a visual story in a wide variety of styles and aesthetics. Including infographics, video and static banners, data visualization, TV commercials, and integrated brand campaigns.
Intermediate to advanced knowledge in Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut, After Effects, and/or similar video editing software.
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of the entire Adobe Creative Suite.
Proper knowledge of closed caption, video compression, and formatting needs for TB and web. Also the ability to choose awesome music, SFX, and sound bytes.
Ability to concept, animate, design short video content pieces.
Ability to storyboard video and animation concepts based on business requirements.
Ability to balance multiple projects and work under pressure according to deadlines.
Strong collaborative and communication skills to work in a close-knit team.
Strong knowledge of a multitude of social media platforms - both established and emerging. A familiarity with YouTube and Vimeo.
A desire to learn more about the ins and outs of the Mortgage and Real Estate industry.
Please include a link to samples of your demo reel and work.
As a regular full time employee, you will be eligible to participate in the Company’s benefit programs which include:
- Medical, Dental and Vision
- Paid Long Term Disability
- Voluntary FSA and Dependent Care Accounts
- Voluntary AFLAC coverage (Life Insurance, Short Term & Long Term Disability, Accident & Cancer)
- Voluntary Allstate Accident coverage
- Voluntary Identity and Legal Shield coverage
- Voluntary Employee Assistance and Travel programs
- Paid Holidays, Time Off, Sick, Maternity/Paternity Leave
- On-Site massage therapists, yoga classes, fitness center, fully stocked kitchen, interactive game room, local event and concert tickets, sit-stand desks.
Family owned and operated, American Financing, a national mortgage banker, is committed to providing financial solutions to make communities better places in which to live. We will conduct business morally and ethically, while insuring we are providing superior customer service and innovative mortgage products.