Bare Tree Media, a leader in creating branded digital experiences within popular mobile platforms, seeks a Mobile Messaging Sticker Designer to create stickers for our portfolio of licensed brands and internally owned IP. This is an independent contractor opportunity, and the role will be remotely based. Working closely with our Digital Producer, the Designer will be assigned to create fun, expressive digital stickers for publishing within apps like iMessage, Giphy, Google Play, LINE, and more!
- Review creative briefs & create sticker packs in alignment with brand ideas and goals.
- Arrange character art and type (as needed) to create expressive, attractive messaging stickers.
- Understand and adhere to messaging stickers best practices and design guidelines.
- Stay abreast of popular sticker trends
- Be available to join calls with Digital Producer, and other members of the internal team.
The Ideal Match:
- 1+ years of graphic design, or related industry work.
- Previous experience creating messaging stickers (Big plus!!)
- Portfolio demonstrating a strong understanding of typography, layout, and color theory.
- High proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
- Illustration and Animation experience using Photoshop or After Effects.
- A genuine love of and familiarity with messaging stickers, reaction GIFS, and related media.
- Working knowledge of internet culture, trends, slang, and pop culture.
- Strong attention to detail.
- Good written and verbal communication skills and time-management skills. Must adhere to achieving objectives and deadlines on a timely basis.
- Comfortable communicating over video calls such as Zoom and Google Hangouts.
- Great attitude, and the ability to hit the ground running!
- Must reside in the United States. As an independent contractor you will be required to complete IRS Form W-9, requesting taxpayer identification number and certification. Upon any services performed you and the IRS will be sent a form-1099.