Sr. Motion Graphics ProducerApply Now Job ID: R0000068692 schedule: Full time Location: 33 South 6th Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55402-3601;
Target is an iconic, beloved and well recognized brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.
Fueling the continued success of one of the world’s most beloved and recognized brands is a distinctly capable, creative and innovative Marketing organization. Target Marketing is well known for inspiring and surprising guests, and we pride ourselves on connecting them to the products and experiences they expect and deserve from Target. We study our guests to discover new needs and insights, and then craft every interaction to build brand love. We are market experts who insist on a clear and cohesive understanding of our business objectives, guest segments and behaviors, strategies and tactics, overcoming obstacles and measuring success. Our commitment to partnering both internally and with external agencies gives us a wide range of capabilities, from award-winning creative work to exciting and unique promotional marketing. Leveraging our collective assets and fostering a healthy, supportive and open team culture, we deliver a holistically gratifying experience that guests can only get at Target.
Target Creative is the in-house creative agency dedicated to bringing one of the world’s most beloved and recognizable brands to life. Whether through design, marketing or brand work, we are the driving force behind delivering Target’s dynamic, inventive and unmistakable storytelling to its massive global audience. Our mission is to inspire a sense of joy, wonder and excitement, and to take our guests—and ourselves—somewhere new. Never resting on past wins or settling for anything less than extraordinary, our origin story built us to thrive in the competitive and changing retail marketplace. We tell a compelling and cohesive brand story, maximizing our messages across multiple platforms—whether via a digital art gallery or a new $1 billion children’s clothing brand. Operating as one fully integrated team in both the U.S. and overseas, Target Creative comprises the best and brightest talent to execute market-leading creative strategy, design, writing, video production, operations, digital, UX, social media and more. We leverage smart and rewarding external partnerships while closely aligning with our Target teams. Together, we tackle every creative challenge with our amplified strengths, ultimately bearing the groundbreaking creative work that helps make Target the decisive guest favorite, year after year.
As a Sr Motion Graphics Producer, you will supervise and produce the motion graphics designer workload, assignments and deliverables in creative production for Target Creative with teams in two locations, Minneapolis and India, from concept through post-production and delivery.
The motion graphics producer will oversee all elements of motion graphics work, managing multiple animator schedules (each on multiple jobs) to ensure timely partner delivery at various approval stages, gauging workload and bringing in additional freelance support if needed, along with tracking feedback at reviews, and overseeing quality control of assets for work-in-progress postings and final delivery. The motion graphics producer will work closely with the Target Creative production teams to ensure a seamless transition from in-the-field production to post production, generating and reconciling estimates for work, and you will be the key communicator to the project teams throughout the process.
You must demonstrate critical thinking to connect and align all work and lead production logistics with an enterprise, guest-focused mindset. You will help build production capabilities and a collaborative culture, and will assist with server organization and maintenance, creating project templates and ensuring all assets are in their proper place at the outset of a job and once it wraps.
Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
- Minimum of 5 years of video, motion, and or post-production industry experience
- Expertise in multi-media creative production including live action video, animation, motion graphics and post production
- Ability to manage and execute complex projects in many different stages and work with ambiguity
- Knowledgable about timelines to complete work to develop effective estimates
- Experience with multiple output formats - LED ribbon boards, unusual aspect ratios, etc.
- Knowledge of photo/video industry, as well as digital file formats and asset organization
- Familiarity with After Effects, Cinema 4D, Maya, Airtable, and Microsoft Office suite
- Detail-oriented self starter, comfortable working both individually and in a team setting
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Highly detail-oriented
- Flexible to travel (weekends included)
- Four year college degree or equivalent experience
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Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.
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