Rolling Stone: Motions Graphic Designer

New York City, New York (US)
Base + Benefits (Medical, Dental ,Vision & 401k)
Sep 25, 2019
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

Rolling Stone: Motions Graphic Designer

Rolling Stone LLC is hiring a Motion Graphics Designer based in New York City who will be a key member of a growing video production team, working within an extremely fast-paced entertainment news-based and creative environment. From daily news and breakout stories to ongoing franchises and custom content, the Motion Graphics Designer will contribute to all types of video across the board. The Designer will be able to work throughout the post-process, from creating designed and illustrated assets, to developing animations that create the look of various series and one-off videos. Fluency in current trends in web-based video content is essential.

The ideal candidate should have a track record of creating high-quality and original motion design. The primary role for the Motion Designer is to work with our team of producers, contribute ideas, technical expertise, and create video content that engages our audience across our variety of brands and a multitude of platforms. This role reports to the Director of Video Production.


  • Create custom designs and illustrations to be animated, alongside our design team
  • Work with our video producers and team leaders on any and all video projects
  • Create engaging motion graphics and animation packages for our regular series and one-off projects
  • Create motion graphics templates for video editors to create assets independently
  • Handle VFX of shot footage, including green screen keying and compositing, and occasional motion tracking/rotoscoping
  • Manage media and post workflow 
  • Handle multiple projects simultaneously 


  • 2-3 years of experience creating high-end motion design
  • Background in entertainment, news, music and politics, or similarly related digital consumer media
  • Thorough and current understanding of video distribution in a fast-paced and ever-evolving video environment
  • A track record of producing premium, high-visibility video for large-scale audiences
  • A track record of coming up with solutions for logistical challenges
  • Passion for digital/entertainment/news/music/politics
  • Fluency and proficiency with the Adobe Creative Cloud – specifically After Effects and Premiere

About Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone, the number one brand in music publishing, has been the leading voice of music and popular culture for 50 years. The multi-media brand features the latest in music reviews, in-depth interviews, hard-hitting political commentary and award-winning journalism across many platforms including magazine, digital, mobile, social and event marketing. Rolling Stone provides “all the news that fits” to a global audience of approximately 60 million people every month and publishes over 100 pieces of content every day. Rolling Stone’s parent company, Penske Media Corporation (PMC), is a leading digital media company, publishing, and information Services Company founded in 2003.

About PMC

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 180 million and empowers more than 1 million global CEOs and business thought-leaders in markets that impact the world. Our dynamic events, data services, and rich content entertain and educate today’s fashion, retail, beauty, entertainment and lifestyle sectors. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global influencers are informed, connected, and inspired. To learn more about PMC and its iconic brands, visit .


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