Social Content Designer

Playa Vista, CA


HYFN is looking for a full time, onsite and highly skilled Content Designer to work in our Playa Vista office. This role will work collaboratively with a cross-disciplinary team to concept, design, and create compelling social content across multiple social platforms. We are looking for a proactive and self-motivated candidate with solid visual design capabilities and a comprehensive understanding of the social space.

Understanding of social advertising, online consumer behavior, and animation is a big plus. The Designer will be a member of the creative team, reporting directly to the Director of Content.

Must Haves:

  • BFA in Graphic Design or related field
  • At least 2+ years of professional experience creating social content and campaigns
  • Expert knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator (After Effects experience is preferred)
  • Stellar portfolio demonstrating solid social and digital design experience - including a strong understanding of color theory, typography, composition and photo retouching
  • Strong organizational and teamwork skills, self-motivated, confident, energetic, and creative
  • Knowledge of current social/digital advertising best practices
  • Ability to create for a variety of brands, audiences, and client objectives
  • Desire to learn, grow, and contribute in a creative, collaborative environment
  • Interest in experimenting with new ad units across different platforms; eager to learn including motion and video production
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced setting under tight deadlines with strong project and time management skills
  • Be able to take design direction and work with input from our Creative Director
  • Capable of articulating and presenting creative ideas
  • Be willing to put in the extra time and effort on projects, along with outside time spent keeping up with industry trends
  • Be self-sufficient and able to figure problems out on your own

What You'll Do:

  • Work closely with the creative team on any and all projects tasked
  • Participate in creative ideation, strategy and brainstorming when needed
  • Come up with big and small ideas that make the difference between good and great work
  • Support the social and media teams in ensuring the work reflects the client’s business and brand objectives
  • Translate creative concepts into compelling designs and assets
  • Handle creative revisions to existing creative as needed
  • Work closely and collaboratively with team and clients
  • Present and explain concepts, answer questions, communicate changes to team
  • Work in small groups, as well as teams, in a fast paced environment
  • Collaborate with and inspire team members
  • Handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Responsible for managing commitments and workload on a daily basis
  • Raise any roadblocks, issues or changes of schedule to team leadership
  • Stay current with latest digital, social and technology trends

NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.


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