Smosh seeks an experienced, resourceful and creative-minded Graphic Designer to create thumbnails across all Smosh YouTube Channels. This role sits between Content and Marketing, as thumbnail execution is a critical portion of the success of the brand. This position reports to the Director of Design.

Responsibilities:
- Work with the Director, Creative Services to ideate, develop and build thumbnails for each video across all YouTube channels.
- Work closely with producers, directors and channel manager on thumbnail creative
- Implement feedback from creative leads for any alternative or backup thumbs
- Assist the Director, Creative Services in organizing and making accessible a graphic library to encompass all visual elements, including in-video assets, production/photography stills, merch designs, logos and branding, etc
- Support edit team with in-video graphics and motion graphics as needed
- Manage multiple projects simultaneously with quick turn-around times
- Assist Social Team with any marketing or promotional key art requests, and other graphic requests for social platforms, as-needed
- As requested, contribute to ideation, development, and design of other company initiatives

Requirements:
- 4+ years of experience in graphic design, preferably in digital media
- 2+ years of experience creating thumbnails
- Intermediate skills in After Effects making transitions, lower thirds, and minimal VFX
- In depth knowledge of the industry and design trends to ensure the product is relevant and
appropriate for Smosh’s audience.
- Excellent work ethic and a positive, can-do attitude
- Strong organizational and written and verbal communication skills

LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA
ART DEPARTMENT
GRAPHIC DESIGNER