Motion Graphic/Video Editor - Remote
Remote, Toronto, ON
Tucows (NASDAQ:TCX, TSX:TC) is possibly the biggest Internet company you’ve never heard of. We started as a simple shareware site in 1993 and have grown into a stable of businesses; mobile, internet and domains.
We embrace a people-first philosophy that is rooted in respect, trust, and flexibility. We believe that whatever works for our employees is what works best for us. It’s also why the majority of our roles are remote-first, meaning you can work from anywhere you can connect to the internet!
Today, close to a thousand people work in over 16 countries to help us make the Internet better. If this sounds exciting to you, join the herd!
This is a completely remote role within Canada and the United States.
About the role
We are redefining what an in-house agency is and are looking for a Motion Graphic/Video Editor to join the Herd. You would be responsible for the creative execution of videos for all of our marketing initiatives. You are self-motivated, understand that good design is a craft that helps elevate everything, can edit videos and create motion graphics. You understand that video is one of the fastest growing mediums for marketing.
What you'll be doing:
The role involves collaborating with members of the In-House Agency team and peers across the business, including Marketing, to help deliver outstanding videos. This includes:
- Working on a variety of projects including display advertising, social media campaign, How To’s and tutorials videos and corporate communications initiatives and events.
- Participate in brainstorming, project kick-offs and regular creative check-ins with an extended team.
- Collaborating with various business partners, making sure our brand is brought to life in each video and that they follow our brand standards.
- Contributing to the planning and development of creative ideas and video design concepts with the team, including storyboarding, sourcing music and imagery.
- Managing workflow of multiple projects and deliverables. Reviewing and implementing feedback and changes from colleagues and producing final production files/digital artwork.
Education and Experience:
- A university or college degree from a recognized institution.
- A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the creative industry or experience within an advertising/design agency (internal or external).
- Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (Premier Pro, After Effects, Audition).
- Knowledge of audio production, in tandem with video edits.
- Experience preparing final production video files.
A bit about you:
Want to know if this role is for you, keep reading.
We > Me speaks to you and you are highly collaborative and organized. You have the ability to see a script, or storyboard, and are able to bring it to life visually in an outstanding and compelling way. Communication is important for you. You are detail-oriented and enjoy partnering with others.
You have an understanding of key video design principles and a sharp eye for understanding typography and love doing motion graphic animations. You are curious and keep up-to-date with what are emerging design and video trends.
Lastly and most importantly, if an extraordinary company culture, working with creative people, having fun while making a difference with your work, is meaningful for you but you feel like you don't meet all of the requirements, it’s ok, give us a chance anyway. Who knows!
Want to know more about what we stand for? At Ting and Tucows we care about protecting the open Internet, narrowing digital divide, and supporting fairness and equality.
We also know that diversity drives innovation. We are committed to inclusion across race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status. We celebrate multiple approaches and diverse points of view.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Learn more about Tucows, our culture and employee benefits on our site here.