Motion Designer (French Services) – CBC

Job Family Media Production
Primary Location Montreal

Position Language Requirement French Only

Language Skill Level (Reading) –
Language Skill Level (Writing) –
Language Skill Level (Speaking) –

Status of Employment Temporary
Work schedule(s) Full-time

Why work at CBC/Radio-Canada?

When you come to CBC/Radio-Canada, you’re not only joining the undisputed leader in expressing Canadian culture – you’re also participating in its digital revolution. Here, you’ll actively contribute to creating innovative projects on our major platforms and will find a stimulating, state-of-the-art and team-focused work environment.

Digital is a key part of our present and our future. CBC/Radio-Canada’s strategy is focused on becoming the first organization to provide a digital platform that delivers unique content and experiences for our audiences, by telling stories that reflect who they are.

Your role

Please note this is a one-year temporary position.

Under the responsibility of the director, design strategy and user experience you will work on digital studio projects.

As Graphic Designer specialized in visual animation you will be responsible for designing and animating graphic elements for the creation of video content for the digital media.

You will have to make creative and innovative suggestions so that the graphical aspect of the contents is adapted to the appropriate format (photos, videos, stories), the platforms on which they will be used (Instagram, Youtube, etc.) and to the target public.

You will be in charge of defining the orientation, developing, planning and creating the graphic design of the contents in question.

You will work with the content production team as well as other sector stakeholders on a daily basis.

Your creativity, your ability to manage several projects at once, your in-depth knowledge of platforms and software dedicated to graphic design and animation, as well as your experience in producing multi-platform digital content, are essential qualifications to obtain this role.

We are looking for a candidate with the following:

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in graphic communications, interactive multimedia design (graphic design)
Three years’ experience designing and producing graphics for television for digital media
Competencies:
Expert knowledge of design, animation and video editing software (After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro and or Première)
Proficiency with 3D animation software an asset
Good knowledge of motion design trends
Experience in producing multi-platform digital content
Very good knowledge of spoken and written French
Ability to work well under pressure for extended periods
Excellent interpersonal skills
Your application must be accompanied by a digital portfolio.

Selected candidates will be tested as follows :
Practical test to validate animation skills and abilities in an editorial video production context
Interview
If this sounds interesting, please click on ”Apply online”. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

CBC/Radio-Canada is committed to being a leader in reflecting our country’s diversity. That’s because we can only create and tell the stories that connect Canadians, by having a workforce that mirrors the ever-changing makeup of our country. That’s why we, as an employer, value equal opportunity and nurture an inclusive workplace where our individual differences are not only recognized and valued, but also extend to and pervade all the services we provide as Canada’s public broadcaster. For more information, visit the Diversity and Inclusion section of our website. If you have accommodation needs at this stage of the recruitment process, please inform us as soon as possible by sending an e-mail to recruitment@cbc.ca.

You are invited to consult and familiarize yourself with our Code of Conduct, which can be found on our corporate website. All employees must adhere to the Code as a condition of employment. We also invite you to take a look at our policy on conflicts of interest. In the event that you become an employee, it will be important to inform us, as quickly as possible, of any situation that, because of your hiring, constitutes or could appear to constitute a conflict of interest.

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