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Sr. Instagram Designer

Aquent - Bennett New York, NY
  • Expired: 11 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Title: Sr. Instagram Designer
Job Location: New York
Starting: January 2010

Salary/Pay Rate: DOE
Firm, non-negotiable: No
Hours: 20 to 40 hours per week
Duration: Ongoing

Job Description:

Designer (Instagram)

We're looking for someone to join our Team as a Designer supporting work for our amazing client an amazing CPG company that boasts sales in over 200 countries worldwide. You will be joining a team that supports Instagram's growing portfolio of products and features. This team is responsible for creating motion ideation and execution around content creation tools in 2D and 3D.

This person will be responsible for contributing to the execution and some design development, and delivery of compelling visuals that will resonate with an external global audience. This person is an expert in their craft and is highly skilled in working with a community manager and agency to partner and deliver great work. They should have the ability to adapt to various creative styles and mediums.

  • Sketch, ideate, and generate new effect concepts

  • Execute and expand on ideas and strategy coming from CP’s external agency

  • Work with the social team and agency to define the art vision for the project which meets aesthetic and technical goals

  • Can generate quick sketches, speed-paints and paint-overs

  • Create high-quality, original concepts which help determine the mood and style of the effect as a whole

  • Work collaboratively under the guidance and direction of an art lead/director to visualize and iterate on concepts and elements

  • Create detailed illustrative renditions of characters, scenes, and visual effects to read well on mobile devices for 2D/3D artists and animators to implement into working models

  • Provide quick, thumbnail concept for exploration as needed

  • Create presentation materials to share concepts broadly

  • Create detailed style frames for artists to work from

  • Work within different stylistic boundaries set by the Lead Artist

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of design experience

  • Traditional art experience with atmospheric, perspective, color, and lighting

  • Experience in using Photoshop or other digital painting tools as well as traditional

  • Experience working in different styles and aesthetics

  • Experience in communicating an artistic vision

  • Brainstorm innovative ways to create stories in-app using Instagram Stories design tools

  • A design aesthetic that is pretty, fun, polished, and youthful, and appeals to millennials

  • Must have knowledge of post-production workflow

  • Experience in creative/design/production environment

  • Mastery of Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and Instagram Stories design tools

  • Excellent graphic design and illustration skills, including broad knowledge of typography

  • Must be very organized and able to juggle several projects at different stages at a time.

  • Can work positively and collaboratively with internal staff

  • Grace under pressure, great people skills, high integrity

  • Great organizational skills (both with media management & personally)

  • Animation and motion graphics skills preferred ideal but not required

Client Description:

AQUENT STUDIOS: Why work with us?

Long term career opportunities supporting Fortune 500 brands

Comprehensive health and dental insurance subsidized

Paid weekly

401(k) through Fidelity

FSA's and Voluntary insurance programs​

Access to free training and continuing education

Aquent - Bennett

Why Work Here?

Great career opportunities supporting Fortune 500 brands

AQUENT STUDIOS: Why work with us? • Long term career opportunities supporting Fortune 500 brands • Excellent health and dental insurance subsidized • Comprehensive benefits package including 401(k), FSA's and voluntary insurance programs • Paid weekly • Vacation, Sick and Holiday pay • Access to free training and continuing education Aquent Studios provides custom-tailored consulting and outsourcing solutions. Our team of consultants, project managers, and creative professionals brings decades of experience to help our clients expand their capacity in marketing communications, content development, and creative media. Aquent Studios is a division of Aquent, which is the world’s largest marketing staffing firm. Aquent is privately held and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.


New York, NY