Dubbed the "Netflix of Africa", iROKOtv.com is the worlds largest online distributor of African movies. Headquartered in Africa's most populous country, Nigeria, with regional offices in Newyork and Johannedburg, the business has an audience in excess of 6million people worldwide and is regularly featured as one of Africa's fastest growing internet businesses in worldwide press including Techcrunch, CNN, CNBC,Africa, BBC, Variety, Financial Times, Economist and Forbes.
With substantial revenue projections expected over the next 3-5years, iROKOtv is now recruiting for a number of key senior executive roles.
iROKOtv is looking for an experienced Motion Graphics Designer/Animator who will assist with the production of motion graphics and 3D animation for the various requirements of 4 Linear television channels. This includes design, creation of assets, bringing them to life, modeling, animation, outputting and delivering high quality and innovative motion graphic content in a set period of time
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Create concepts, graphics and layouts for motion graphic projects;
- Understand the ID & editorial line of the channels and produce graphics according to the official templates;
- Be comfortable in creating lower thirds, bumpers, logo animations, video intros and outros, marketing materials, etc…;
- Work closely with the Programs Manager and follow its production schedule;
- Respect Channels visual ID and maintain their visual consistency;
- Remain current with best practices, trends, and emerging technologies in graphic design, animation & Motion Design;
- Maintain and follow best practices for versioning control, naming convention and organization of digital assets;
- Ensure compliance with company guidelines, deadlines and design standards.
- One to five years experience in a media house, an advertising agency, a post-production company or a creative studio using Desktop Publishing and Digital creation softwares;
- Excellent practical knowledge and proficiency in :
- Adobe Creative Suite (mainly After effects, Illustrator & Photoshop)
- Cinema 4D or 3DS Max, Maya,etc.
- Comfortable with MS Office, Google Apps and Social Media platforms.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
- Bachelors or masters degree preferred