Multi Media Designer


Location: Birmingham


Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits

Multi Media Designer

Location: Key VM Operational Site (e.g. Hook, Birmingham)

Competitive salary + bonus + excellent benefits

This is an exciting time to join Virgin Media as a Multi Media Designer. Using your extensive design experience, you will help produce creative learning solutions for Virgin Media’s Learning & Development (L&D) team. Within this, you will assist with the production of graphic design, UX/UI, motion graphics, animation, augmented reality, web design and virtual reality.
Designing and creating innovative assets and digital learning solutions content, you will bring them to life via modelling, animation, output and delivery of high quality and innovative graphic design. Your duties will be wide ranging, but ultimately you will be responsible for:

* Assisting with the production of graphic design and motion graphics for the various requirements of the L&D team.
* Designing creative and collaborative blended learning solutions and performance support tools across the business, leveraging the use of technology enabled learning and L&D principles.
* Designing effective learning content, contributing to learning communities supporting the VM L&D team.
* Contributing to the design and production of motion graphics, graphic design content, creative video assets and graphical sequences, 2D and 3D graphics, DVD interfaces.
* Working on multiple design projects in parallel, balancing time constraints whilst maintaining quality.
* Maintaining project documentation, plans and course folders during the project lifecycle.
* Developing design briefs by gathering information and data through research.
* Participating in internal brainstorming sessions to concept branded solutions that showcase elegant uses of the brand.
* Presenting finalised ideas and concepts to stakeholders and Instructional Designers.
* Working with a wide range of media, including video, apps, online academies and instructor led material.
* Working closely with Instructional Designers, Developers, Video Producers, and L&D colleagues.
* Reviewing and editing existing content following post course evaluation, making recommendations to change specific activities to achieve required learning outcomes and objectives.
* Creating and implementing an asset management system (video clips, graphics, project files, and other assets).
* Keeping abreast of emerging technologies in new media (particularly design programs such as Adobe Creative Cloud Suite).
Everyone in our Learning Solutions Team has a proactive and collaborative approach to work, with creative flair and the ability to deliver to deadlines. If you join us as a Multi Media Designer we would want you to have:

* A proven artistic background, with an interesting and engaging portfolio.
* Advanced design experience, covering texturing, animation, 3D modelling, lighting & rendering
* Related experience, ideally from a digitally focused advertising agency or similar ‘in house’ team.
* Knowledge of web design/app development.
* Relevant systems experience, covering the entire Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects, or Illustrator.
So why Virgin Media? We are delivering the biggest investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure for over a decade, with a huge programme to extend our ultrafast broadband network and brilliant Virgin TV to 17 million homes and businesses. We’re challenging our competitors with the best services and the fastest speeds.
Join and you’ll be part of the Virgin Media family. We’re a great place to work - and we offer impressive benefits too! You will get a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, performance related bonus and, of course, discounts across Virgin Media products ad Virgin brands!
Come and be a part of something special. Join us!