Animator (project-based)

BuzzFeed, Los Angeles

The social news and entertainment company.

The Role

BuzzFeed is looking for a freelance animator to join our growing Media Labs team. You will be responsible for creating animations and artwork for The Good Advice Cupcake. The role begins as soon as possible, contract length negotiable. Interested candidates will be asked to submit an art test and their portfolios. We look forward to meeting you!

You Will 

  • Develop and animate content for social media
  • Repurpose existing artwork for various usage
  • Creatively support the department at large 
  • Coordinate with creative leads to receive and provide artistic feedback
  • Contribute to brainstorm sessions to generate new ideas for the future
  • Work well in a small team environment

You Have

  • Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite and Mac OS
  • 2+ years experience with Flash animation
  • A creative and problem solving mindset
  • A great sense of humor
  • Excellent drawing skills
  • Are organized and detail oriented
  • Great communication skills
  • Flexibility and ability to make changes in a timely manner

Life at BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed is an equal opportunity employer. We believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our teams. Working with us, you'll find:

  • An inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions
  • Supportive coworkers who are eager to help you succeed
  • An open campus full of useful resources, classes, and lifestyle events
  • No shortage of snacks, catered lunches, beverages, birthday treats... even leftovers from the Tasty kitchens in LA and NYC!

BuzzFeed is the leading independent digital media and tech company, delivering news and entertainment content to a global audience. We value experimentation, teamwork and inclusion. At BuzzFeed, you’ll work collaboratively with inspiring colleagues to create technology and content that helps connect people all over the world.

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