10 Oct 2019

Junior Motion Graphic Artist & Video Editor (Fellowship)

Junior Motion Graphic Artist & Video Editor (Fellowship)
Date: 10 Oct 2019
Location: Lisbon, Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown
Employer: Champalimaud Foundation
Job Type: Full Time
Position: Science Administration
Application starts: 10 Oct 2019
Application ends: 31 Oct 2019

Junior Motion Graphic Artist & Video Editor (Fellowship)

Plan of activities:

The Science Communication Office at the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown is looking for a talented Junior Motion Graphic Artist & Video Editor to integrate into a team of visual artists, graphic designers and science writers. We need someone who is hard-working, keen to develop new content, has an eye for detail and an interest in science.

As a motion graphic designer and video editor, you will support our multimedia studio in executing cool graphics for our outreach and online projects. The right candidate will have meticulous attention to detail and be highly proficient in After Effects, Premiere and Photoshop project workflow, while bringing positivity and enthusiasm to the team.

Candidate Profile/Essential Requirements:

~ Fluent in English
~ After Effects and Adobe Creative Suite mastery
~ Familiarity with plugins like RedGiant and Video Copilot
~ Mad compositing skills
~ Slick animation abilities
~ Positive, problem solving attitude
~ Great eye for design
~ Knack for motion timing
~ Flair for exploration and experimentation
~ Strong communication and storytelling skills
~ Ability to help drive the creative output of the CCU Multimedia Office, pushing boundaries, conceptually, visually and technically.
~ Ability to help projects to run smoothly, being aware of timings, deliverables and workflow
~ Sweet editing skills

Additional/Desirable Requirements:
« C4D Knowledge
« Design aptitude
« Illustration prowess
« Photography and Video production knowledge

Duration and place of work:
This fellowship will have a duration of 12 months, with the possibility of renewal for additional periods, depending on positive evaluation. Activities will take place at the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, in Lisbon, Portugal.

Monthly Stipend:
Fellowship value will be commensurate with skills and experience.

The Junior Motion Graphic Artist & Video Editor will work directly with our Multimedia Producer and under the coordination of CR Science Communication and CF Communication Head Officers.

Application Documents:
Motivation letter, Curriculum Vitae and your showreel (in English) and contacts of previous supervisors/employees should be sent by e-mail with the subject: “Junior Multimedia NAME” to careers@research.fchampalimaud.org or handed at the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, addressed to Teresa Carona.

Application Period:
Applications will be accepted until October 31st 2019.

About Us:
The mission of the Champalimaud Foundation is to develop programmes of advanced biomedical research and provide clinical care of excellence, with a focus on translating pioneering scientific discoveries into solutions which can improve the quality of life of individuals around the world. By its actions the Foundation strives to be a world leader in scientific and technological innovation with the ultimate objective of preventing, diagnosing and treating disease; bringing the benefits of biomedical science to those most in need. The Champalimaud Foundation endeavours to keep audiences informed of relevant research findings and discoveries in the fields of neuroscience and cancer research, diagnosis and treatment, promoting science literacy through education, dialogue and the dissemination of new ideas and practices. To effectively and accurately communicate the work being carried out at the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, both internally and with the public at large, a collaborative and interdisciplinary team of communication professionals works close together with all Champalimaud Foundation’s research groups and medical professionals.