Associate Art Director
Job Details
Full Time
4 Year Degree

Company Overview:

At Nearpod, we believe teaching is the most important job in the world. Every day, we reach students through our learning platforms on and We have diverse backgrounds, but a shared goal of putting teachers and students first in everything that we do. We have won numerous awards including Edtech Digest’s 2018 Company of the Year. Recently, we were acquired by Renaissance to support the shared mission of accelerating learning for all. We’re looking for people with a lot of hustle, a lot of empathy, and a desire to do something meaningful. We've adopted a remote-first culture, and our diverse team is based across the US.


Location: Remote – New York, NY preferred


Position Overview:

Nearpod is currently experiencing rapid growth and we are seeking an Associate Art Director to assist the video team and create high-quality, engaging, educational videos and . As an individual contributor supporting video production, you will report to the Senior Art Director.


Our ideal candidate will:

  • Conceptualize and direct educational videos

  • Manage weekly current events video production processes

  • Source actors, illustrators, animators, video editors, etc., and coordinate with legal and accounting to onboard and pay freelancers

  • Create animatics and/or storyboards

  • Assemble and color correct footage

  • Curate and organize media assets, while tracking intellectual property data

  • Assist in coordinating studio shoots

  • Proofread and script supervise at studio shoots

  • Manage file structures and backups

  • Create subtitles

  • Manage errors found in audited videos

  • Export images and video clips for marketing purposes

  • Update internal production management trackers


Required Skills and Experience:

  • 1-2 years of experience working in a creative field preferred

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, especially Premiere, Photoshop, and After Effects

    • Intermediate video editing skills

    • Basic color correction skills

    • Bonus for illustration, animation, and sound editing skills

  • Strong communication and organizational skills

  • Acute attention to detail


Employment Requirements: Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without restrictions

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Student Engagement Platform - Nearpod and Flocabulary
Student Engagement Platform - Nearpod and Flocabulary