London - Central

permanent

£40k+

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Motion Graphics Designer
We are looking for a Motion Graphics Designer to join a content agency based in Central London. 

This is a great opportunity for a creative all-rounder, with ideally 5+ years’ experience, to play a key part within a growing design team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Creative Directors, Directors, Producers and creative teams to interpret ideas and offer concepts and solutions to create first class content.
  • Demonstrate a constant development of skills and exploration of new techniques to implement within the company.
  • Take a pro-active approach to self-development; constantly look to enhance and broaden the skillsets and capabilities of the whole company.
  • Manage and help develop and train junior-level members of staff; taking responsibility for their output and workflows.
  • Build a strong relationship with the LA office; develop a full understanding of the team, their processes and seamlessly work with them as required.
  • Work closely with Producers to ensure projects stay on schedule and in budget.
  • Lead presentations and reviews to clients, facilitating feedback and amends when necessary.
  • Ensure CI guidelines are understood and adhered to and are consistently maintained for each client.
  • Analyse all delivery specs, ensuring all projects are delivered to exemplary standards.
  • Archive all projects, rushes and raw footage and help to enforce media management across the department.


Key skills:

  • Strong understanding of design, typography, colour and composition.
  • Excellent knowledge of After Effects including compositing, motion tracking and rotoscoping.
  • Excellent knowledge of Photoshop & Illustrator with the ability to produce bespoke digitally drawn assets from scratch.
  • Excellent knowledge of Cinema 4D.
  • Working knowledge of Premiere Pro.
  • A passion for 2D motion graphics design and animation, with the ability to animate a variety of styles and techniques.
  • Innovative and creatively minded, a self-starter who can work under direction, independently or within a team.
  • Proven ability to stay calm under pressure with the ability to manage multiple, tight deadlines.
  • Good knowledge of industry standard cameras and experience working with high end footage.


DETAILS

Salary: £40,000 circa

Start date: Immediate.

Location: Central London (W1)


OUR ROLE:

We act on behalf of our clients who ask us to find the very best candidates. We know our clients well, making it easier for us to understand what they are looking for in a candidate.


We look at every application and will invite successful candidates to attend a quick and informal interview to get to know you better and understand what you are looking for in a role. We also take this opportunity to give you as much information about the client to help you decide on if the position is right for you.


If we can put you forward for a position we will send your application with a brief recommendation to give you the best possible chance of securing your first interview. If you are successful we will make every effort to coach you through each round and will deal with the client directly on your behalf to make sure everything runs as smoothly and as quickly as possible.


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