Video Content Designer

A brilliant opportunity to show off your motion graphics skills in a creative fast paced museum.
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Department: Australian Centre for the Moving Image
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/4718
Closing Date: 20-Feb-2019
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: 1 year
Attachments: Video Content Designer Position Description January 2019 Final.pdf (PDF, 342KB)

Contact: Field Carr

Position Details

Situated at the very heart of Melbourne in Federation Square, ACMI explores the rapid evolution and astonishing creativity of the moving image with a vibrant, multilayered program of exhibitions, screenings, installations and commissions, festivals, and public, industry & education programs. ACMI is the most successful museum of its kind in the world. It plays a vital part in establishing Melbourne as a global cultural destination. In 2017/18, ACMI attracted 1.55 million visitors to its Federation Square site, and 454,200 visitors to its national and international exhibition touring program.

The ACMI Brand and Marketing Team is a key business unit delivering ACMI's strategic brand, marketing, communications, design, social media and audience research activities. This is an outstanding opportunity for a creative, dynamic video professional to join this vital part of our business. 

Reporting to the Creative Media Designer you will be responsible for the concept development and production of an exciting and varied range of motion content. Driven by a passion for the moving image, you will be a collaborator with a proven track record designing amazing short form video content.

With skills honed creating original and exciting online advertising, TV, cinema, and social media content you are a versatile and flexible creative who can move easily between motion graphics design and video editing. You will be key to creating ACMI's fast turnaround social media video content, cinema advertisements and TVC's, and will have the ability to work closely with our curators to enhance exhibition content aligned with a curatorial vision, including for our new permanent gallery opening in 2020. 

You have a strong sense of motion, visual design and type, a knack for sophisticated edits cut to great music with the ability to translate ACMI's visual identity and style guides into motion graphics applications. The ability to shoot video would be an advantage. 

Applicants will have an online showreel demonstrating professional motion graphics and editing experience in advertising TV/ broadcast, and arts institution or equivalent.

To apply for this great opportunity, click 'Apply Now' (below) and follow the online application process. Applications should provide a 500 word response demonstrating their ability to meet the requirements of the role outlined within the position description, along with a link to their showreel and be submitted together with a brief resume.

This Grade 3 role has a starting salary of $67,866 + super.

Applications close: 11.59pm Wednesday, 20 February 2019

Interviews will be held: 1 March 2019

For further information on this role, please refer to the position description attached.

ACMI is a child safe workplace and actively promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children from all backgrounds.  ACMI is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building an inclusive workplace that supports diverse thinking and innovation.

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