Freelance VFX, Branded Video
Buzzfeed Video is searching for exceptional freelance Motion & VFX Generalist to bring technical and creative skills to our Branded postproduction team. Candidate is not only passionate about animation and design but also, can clean tracking shots and roto with the best of them.
Design, animate and motion track user interface
Green screen, roto, composite and other visual effects
Title design, GFX and basic motion graphics
Paint / shot clean up
Take direction from producers, clients and editors
Follow a naming convention and project language
Strong skill set across all of Adobe CC (Ae, Il, Ps, Pr)
Advanced knowledge of Cinema 4D and related modules
Strong eye for design and diligent about details.
Creative problem solver and can roll with the punches
Loves working in an agile, fast paced environment and wants to grow their technical & creative skills
Bachelor degree in Film or Communication
Proficient in Adobe Premiere Pro (preferred) or Avid/Final Cut Pro
Must be comfortable with most video codecs and formats
Must be comfortable working in After Effects, Illustrator, and Photoshop
Must have great communication skills and be able to give and receive critical feedback in a small team environment
Must be meticulous, technical, organized, and creative at the same time
Experienced in deadline driven environment and internet video
BuzzFeed is the leading independent digital media and tech company delivering news and entertainment content to a global audience. We have offices in 18 cities around the world and more than 1300 employees including reporters, video producers, data scientists, engineers, brand strategists, and more. We infuse hard work and fun though a culture of experimentation, teamwork, equality, humble confidence, and infusing hard work and fun. As an employee, you’ll enjoy perks like office events, snacks, career development courses, and no work on your birthday! But most importantly, you’ll work with inspiring colleagues to build tools and create content that helps connect people all over the world.