Motion Graphics Designer

Job Type

Full Time




594 Broadway
Suite 207
New York
United States


About Global Citizen

Our mission is to build a movement of 100MM Global Citizens whose actions will help achieve our vision of a world without extreme poverty by 2030.

Global Citizen is a movement of engaged citizens who are using their collective voice to end extreme poverty by 2030. On our platform, Global Citizens learn about the systemic causes of extreme poverty, take action on those issues, and earn rewards for their actions — as part of a global community committed to lasting change.

So far, more than 13 million actions have been taken by Global Citizens, leading to $35 billion commitments being made by world leaders, which are set to affect 1.3 billion lives by 2030.

About the Role

You will be responsible for illustrating, designing, animating, and maintaining the look and feel for all of Global Citizen’s internal and external videos.

We are looking for someone who is highly creative and able to take a large amount of information to turn it into something exciting and visual. You will collaborate closely with video editors who will be implementing your designs into final products. You will act as both an animator and a mentor on the video team for all things design.

A successful Global Citizen Motion Graphics Designer will be a self-starter, responsive to feedback, and pay strong attention to detail.

Major Responsibilities

  • Design, animate, and illustrate all motion graphics for Global Citizen videos
  • Create templates for the editors to use themselves
  • Mentor and give feedback to editors on all text and graphics in their videos

Other Responsibilities

  • Maintain and update the video style guide
  • Work with and train the Global Citizen design team to ensure video design elements are consistent with the overall brand

Required Experience

  • Proven experience with Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, & Illustrator
  • At least 3+ years of design/motion graphics experience preferably for web

Desired Experience

  • Some familiarity with Adobe Premiere Pro or editing software
  • Familiarity with global development issues
  • Interest in, and respect toward, a variety of cultural practices and backgrounds
  • Interest in pop culture / social media trends


  • Personal commitment to ending extreme poverty and related causes
  • Professional demeanor and ability to interact with variety of individuals and organizations
  • Can-do attitude and willingness to roll up sleeves and hit tight deadlines
  • Willingness to respond positively to constructive feedback
  • Attention to detail
  • Creative flare

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply