Motion Graphics Designer

  • Washington, DC
  • Full-time


Nested deep within the Leading Authorities speakers bureau is a booming video production outfit. Coming from a live events origin, LAI Video now specializes in video storytelling of all kinds. We produce things like identity and branding pieces, big show openers and emotional case studies. From stylish motion graphics to comprehensive live-action shoots, LAI Video delivers powerful digital solutions for a variety of organizations in Washington, DC. 

LAI Video is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer to join its family. From sophisticated animated pieces to adding some extra flare to our live-action narratives, he or she will provide a variety of refreshing video solutions that help clients tell their story. The Motion Graphics Designer will also draft storyboards for complex shoots, create style guides for new projects and add an overall design "eye" to everything LAI Video touches.


  • Produce videos using original motion graphics, composite animation and editing
  • Design and create various graphic content to be used in print-materials or video
  • Develop and create presentation visuals for external and internal clientele
  • Work closely with the Video Editors, Project Managers, Creative Director, and Executive Management
  • Follow established LAI Video production and time-tracking processes
  • Research and help implement new ways to keep LAI Video progressive and efficient
  • Provide general administrative support as needed
  • Travel for on-location editing and event needs


  • After Effects
  • Premiere Pro
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Sound Design
  • Keynote/PowerPoint


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Video, Film Production, Media, or equivalent work experience
  • At least 3-5 years work experience, preferably in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects while adhering to tight deadlines
  • Organized and detailed-oriented
  • Punctual and an overall team player

LAI Video is part of Leading Authorities, Inc. and is based in Washington, DC. Compensation includes salary, 401 (K) plan, paid vacation and holidays, health + dental + vision insurance, life and disability insurance. LAI Video is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio to

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