Project Code: VA-USA-2

Motion Graphic Artist - DME Video Production Team

Project Title Motion Graphic Artist - DME Video Production Team
Project Summary Help VA's Digital Media Engagement Team create amazing motion graphic videos on many topics that are important to Veterans!
Country United States
Agency Veterans Affairs Department
DoS Office N/A
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 10
Project Description

VA’s video production team is looking for motion graphic artists to design and creating visual presentations for VA’s Office of Public Affairs. This position provides support services to the Digital media Engagement video production team. Duties include the design and development of motion graphic and video presentations for VA communications and social media.

Here is an example of the level of work we’ll expect for someone taking on this position: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=2933444303361506. You absolutely must be able to perform this level of work in order to be accepted for this position. This work is intended to be shared to more than 4 million followers across all of VA’s main social media channels.

Must have access to media editing software (Premiere, Photoshop, After Effects, Final Cut, etc). Software will not be provided for you.

Skills Required:
-Design and create motion graphics that communicate information, concepts and systems.
-Intermediate knowledge of animation production techniques and adherence to the principles of animation.
-Adhere to the established VA branding standards laid out in the VA Tier 1 Style Guide.
-Work closely with team members to collaborate and communicate effectively and professionally.
-Grasp of design, motion, and color.
-Time management and organizational skills.
-Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, specifically:
-After Effects
-Photoshop
-Premiere/Avid Media Composer
-Media Encoder
-Non-linear video editing experience preferred.

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Graphic design
Infographic design
Storytelling/blogging/vlogging
Videography
Additional Information

The Department of Veterans Affairs' Digital Media Engagement Team internship is one of the largest and most established internship programs available through the Virtual Student Federal Service. This past year, our internship has hosted over 300 interns in various departments and leadership positions. If you want to join a team that is well structured and will offer meaningful work that will help you build skills that you can add to your resume, then we strongly encourage you to apply to our team.

For more information please visit: https://dmeinterns.org/