Multi Media Designer

Birmingham, West Midlands
03 Aug 2018
17 Aug 2018
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About the role:


As a Multimedia Designer you will be primarily be responsible for designing, creating, editing and outputting all PR and Social Media Content, incorporating recorded raw material into a finished product that’s suitable for broadcasting on multiple platforms. You will also be required to maintain a library of work, including archiving and managing stock footage. You will be responsible for managing and maintaining all hard hardware in relation to this role, including cameras and associated equipment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for script writing/storyboard creation/developing ideas and briefs
  • Pre-Production/ planning/scheduling
  • Film/direct/produce and edit video/multi-media products
  • Create 2D motion graphics
  • Design and edit sound to support video content
  • Subtitle content appropriately 
  • Manage and archive file storage
  • Output for external broadcast outlets including YouTube/Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/Snapchat/Press and broadcast channels
  • Output for internal broadcast via intranet and in house TV screens
  • Managing our internal TV system, planning schedules, uploading and rotation of content, publishing and converting content to correct formats. Problem solving issues with screens alongside input from IT technicians
  • Providing technical support to colleagues with recording and editing equipment
  • Using third-party footage/CCTV/still images as part of the process outlined above
  • Work with colleagues and stakeholders to arrange filming times and locations across the West Midlands area
  • Managing and prioritising a busy workload, often against challenging deadlines
  • Providing accurate timing estimates on work


Skills and experience required for this role:

  • Highly skilled and knowledgeable in Adobe Premier Pro
  • Experience of using Adobe After Effects
  • Proficient use of Adobe Photoshop and associated applications
  • A portfolio that demonstrates experience and skills
  • A flair for visual communication and a strong eye for design, image and video
  • Excellent inter-personal skills, with the ability to communicate and inspire confidence in staff
  • Strong organisational skills, with the ability to manage multiple work streams to strict deadlines
  • Strong team-working skills
  • Confident in working independently and self-directed
  • A full understanding of the creative, video and digital processes
  • Experience of producing content for different social media platforms
  • Knowledge of the latest trends on social media. E.g. Boomerang/Insta Stories/FB Live etc.
  • Strong understanding of how to deliver news on social media via video
  • Excellent understanding of how to create video content to support internal communications
  • A full UK driving licence

Any of the following skills would be preferable:

  • Experience of ‘Exterity’ TV screen software
  • Being aware of industry issues and trends, particularly in regard to accessibility, usability and emerging technologies, keep team members informed as appropriate with a view to incorporating them in future projects and staying ahead of the marketing position yourself and the company as a digital specialist.
  • Constantly seeking to develop yourself by learning new technologies and keeping abreast of the markets development.


Special conditions 


  • May be required on occasions to work outside normal working hours, according to operational requirements.