Whistle is looking for a Designer with Motion Graphic skills to support its creative teams in bringing exciting sports content to life across the spectrum of digital platforms. Ideal candidate has strong fundamental design skills, has motion graphics experience and thrives in a fast-paced startup environment. The candidate will be working collaboratively with the Branded, Sales, Analytics and Studio Teams to support and help design and animate assets for all internal projects.
Whistle is a leader in Gen Z sports media. We engage and empower fans through a Sports Community that lives to inspire and entertain. We connect brands, social influencers, athletes, leagues and teams deeply and directly with their communities. For more information, visit whistlesports.com
Primary Job Responsibilities:
Work directly with our Art Director and Post Production Manager across all internal teams to create compelling visual media.
Collaborate with other team members to digitally deliver upon company brand objectives.
Bring innovative digital ideas to life with superior creativity and a commercial awareness
Help concept and execute high performing creative for social channels and marketing presentations.
Desired Skills and Experience:
3+ years experience in consumer-focused design, either in-house or at an agency; startup experience a big plus!
Proven talent for creating fresh, high-quality designs with an exceptional portfolio (personal website, Dribbble, or Behance) showing well-rounded design experience across all digital channels
An Idea machine! We are a growing creative department that tests creative at a tremendous rate.
Awareness of design developments and trends in the digital space and a desire to take risks and experiment with new and unique ways a brand shows up in the world
Someone who is self-motivated and able to juggle multiple projects under tight deadlines
Strong communication skills and an encouraging, team-focused attitude
Experience using Adobe Creative Suite and Keynote
Solid experience w/ After Effects - video editing and type treatment
Bonus Points: Working knowledge of HTML and CSS, photography, illustration, 3D Motion Graphics