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Motion Graphics Associate, Matchday Presentation with New York City FC in New York · NY

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JOB TITLE:  Motion Graphics Associate, Matchday Presentation
DEPARTMENT:  Marketing – Matchday Presentation
REPORTING TO:  Senior Manager, Matchday Presentation
LOCATION:  New York, NY

JOB SUMMARY: 
NYCFC is seeking a Motion Graphics Associate, Matchday Presentation to support the creation, editing and production of all gameday assets. The goal is to drive fan engagement, build and activate dynamic and creative content that supports team marketing and branding efforts, while providing supporters and the team with the best home field advantage in Major League Soccer. The ideal candidate must have a strong work ethic and a desire to execute events and activities that bring fans closer to the team and sport through creative ideas and content.   

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: 
  • Serve as hands-on editor/producer of all game by game videoboard and LED assets inclusive of; game/player specific information, team promos and internal initiatives, community recognitions, etc.
  • Assist in creating game teases and player features
  • Serve as Matchday Production Assistant
  • Assist in managing the Matchday Presentation content library
  • Work with all internal departments to ensure delivery and fulfillment of promised deliverables and assets including but not limited to: Partnership Marketing, Sponsorship Sales, Community Relations, Marketing, Ticket Sales and Fan Development
  • Assist in creating engaging content ideas that drive fan engagement, build on partners business goals and enhance stadium atmosphere
  • Research industry wide best practices and current entertainment trends
  • Perform other assignments as directed

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 
  • Ability to multi-task and work on several projects simultaneously
  • Must have proficient computer skills with a strong understanding of Adobe Suite; After Effects, Premier, Photoshop/Illustrator
  • Ability to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends and holidays, if necessary
  • Strong work ethic, team-oriented attitude and enthusiastic about contributing to the success of the organization and department
  • Must have a fundamental knowledge of soccer and New York City FC

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Graphic Design and/or Video Production degree or equivalent work experience
  • 1-2 years experience in production, editing, and motion graphics
  • Experience working in live sports, events, and/or a control room environment a plus

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: 
  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer
  • Must be able to lift 15 pounds at times
  • Ability to travel for business purposes
  • Must be able to work games scheduled which may be at night and on weekends and holidays

NEW YORK CITY FOOTBALL CLUB OVERVIEW:
At New York City FC, we are in a mission to build this City into one of the soccer capitals of the world.  The Club was announced as Major League Soccer’s 20th franchise and is the first and only MLS team located within the five boroughs of New York City. 
In 2019, the Club finished top of the Eastern Conference and qualified for the 2020 Concacaf Champions League.  The games are broadcast locally through YES Network with national television coverage through ESPN, Fox and Univision. New York City FC ranks in the top five of key commercial categories for Major League Soccer franchises: season tickets, attendance, gate receipts, partnerships and retail merchandise sales. The franchise’s social media platforms are already in the top two most-followed in MLS for Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.  For more information, please visit: https://www.nycfc.com/    
New York City FC is also one of eight clubs comprising City Football Group and counts Manchester City FC, Melbourne City FC, Yokohama F-Marinos, Girona FC, Club Atletico Torque, Sichuan Jiuniu FC and Mumbai City among its sister clubs.  

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Do you have 1-2 years experience in production, editing, and motion graphics?

  3. What about this role with New York City FC interests you most?