Content Garage Recruitment
Posted on 2016-11-11 | Source: PEFTI Film Institute

Recruiting Company: Content Garage

Scheduled Interviews Dates: November 10-17, 2016

Content Garage is a digital media and online Multi-Channel Network that delivers African centric web-native snackable content such as how-to’s/DIYs, comedy, news, beauty & lifestyle, poetry, technology and other forms of innovative artistry that is generally targeted at Millennials.

As more Africans increasingly come online and mobile phones become the quintessential platform on which Africans consume news, sports, music and entertainment content, the look, feel and formats in which content is presented has begun to evolve with this shift. Online Platforms such as Facebook, YouTube and Instagram are quickly becoming the media of choice for information and entertainment for a new generation of Africans and the opportunities to develop content that directly feeds this phenomenon is unprecedented in any era of media.

At Content Garage, we are truly excited about this prospect and we are looking to hire talented people who are interested in being part of Africa’s content evolution. If this kind of challenge is of interest to you and you have an appetite for hard work plus the requisite experience in production, motion graphics design or video editing, Content Garage would like to hear from you.

 

We are currently looking to hire a Production Lead who would be expected to:

  •  Be part of a dynamic production team and help bring content ideas to life
  • Oversee end-to-end production of content serving as a conduit between the production team and Content Garage’s portfolio of clients
  • Show unwavering attention to detail
  • Use creativity and ingenuity to drive effective storytelling
  • To succeed in the role you must have:
  • A minimum of 2-3 years experience working as a Director of Photography (DoP) with a background in short form video, film production, publishing or design
  • A dynamic REEL demonstrating a strong background in motion graphics is required
  • Complete fluency in Adobe After Effects (AE) and Adobe Premiere
  •  Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and experience working within a small and dynamic production teams
  • Exemplary experience working to tight deadlines
  • An open-minded and energetic approach to innovating and iterating design
  • Exceptional attention to detail and receptiveness to instruction
  •  Strong organizational and prioritization skills along with keen attention to detail
  • We are also looking to hire a Motion Graphics Designer who would be expected to:
  • Liaise closely with members of production team and help bring content ideas to life
  • Create motion graphic/video content to a specific production brief, in a timely fashion and on a daily basis
  • Show unwavering attention to detail
  •  Use creativity and ingenuity to come up with new formats and approaches to design To succeed in the role you must have:
  •  A minimum of 2-3 years experience working as a motion graphics designer or After Effects expert with a background in short form video, film production, publishing or design
  • A dynamic REEL demonstrating a strong background in motion graphics is required
  • Complete fluency in Adobe After Effects (AE), Adobe Illustrator (AI), Photoshop and Premiere
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding typography and design skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  •  Exemplary experience working to tight deadlines
  •  An open-minded and energetic approach to innovating and iterating design
  • Exceptional attention to detail and receptiveness to instruction
  • Strong organizational and prioritization skills along with keen attention to detail

Please send your cover letter, resume and link to your reel to the recruiter at info@contentgarage.ng by November 16, 2016.

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