Social Life is looking for a Senior Designer

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Social Life is looking for a Senior Designer

Los Angeles, CA



The Brand

We’re a young social content agency based in London and LA, specializing in bringing brands and broadcasters together on the internet in innovative and rewarding ways. With an ever-growing reputation for world-class creative, strategy, campaign executions, community management and audience development, Social Life was founded in 2014 by ex BBC Radio 1 social and digital producers, Alistair Parrington and Laura-May Coope. You’ve probably already seen us in action—we work with some of the most exciting clients with the biggest social audiences in existence, including Netflix, MTV, Amazon, Apple and Zynga.

The Job

Social Life is looking for a Senior Designer to establish a design presence in our rapidly growing LA office. They will lead design on projects as well as working with the established UK design team in London to pick up out-of-hours requests. This role will be key in building our design team in the US and has a direct progression into LA Head of Design as the US team continues to grow.

What you’ll do

  • Designing still, motion and video social assets for a variety of high-profile entertainment

    clients

  • Feeding back and signing off on assets produced by junior Design Team members

  • Preparing pitch decks for new business

  • Working with UK-based Head of Content and Head of Studio to develop systems and process for collaboration between teams


What you’ll bring

  • Senior social media designer with several years of agency experience

  • Fluent in motion graphics and video editing, working in Adobe CC.

  • Able to lead video small-scale production shoots

  • Comfortable with direct communications with clients over email, conference call and face-to-face

  • Confident managing delivery timelines and assisting with project management

  • Able to work to a high standard on short turnarounds and adapt to changes rapidly

  • Experience in social media for entertainment brands

  • Experience working collaboratively with remote teams

  • Experience leading a team of designers

  • Has an appetite for the latest design trends


Contact

To apply please send a CV + portfolio to jobs@youneedasociallife.co.uk with “Senior Designer LA” in the subject line.

Shawn Binder