Animator / Motion Graphics

New York

Reports to
Executive Producer
Salary band
DOE
Location
Brooklyn New York
Closing date
1st October 2020
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To get a flavour of the animations we produce, check out our showreel:

https://vimeo.com/203340649

The Role 

We are looking for an Animator/Motion Graphics Artist to join our New York post production team.

We are looking for a highly creative individual who, working alongside our producer, creative and audio teams, will be instrumental in developing engaging solutions to our clients’ needs.

You will be working as part of a team from initial creative discussions, interpreting briefs and storyboarding, all the way through to animation and final delivery.

The candidate will have a strong sense of design and illustration, with an outstanding showreel demonstrating a variety of animation- styles, as well as an in-depth understanding of adobe creative suite and their respective workflows. We predominantly work in 2D and motion graphics but 3D or interactive experience, while not essential, is a bonus.

Essentials

  • At least three years' experience of working in an animation and motion graphics role.
  • Proven track record in creating animation of exceptional quality, on brief and on time, and in a variety of styles
  • Be able to demonstrate strong design and illustration skills
  • Be familiar and confident using the Adobe creative suite; After Effects, Premier, Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign with an understanding of rendering and encoding.
  • Confident at communicating ideas and discussing feedback with both producers and clients.
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proven excellent interpersonal skills

What You’ll Actually Do

  • Work on a variety of projects for clients both big and small, from initial pitch stages all the way through to final delivery.
  • Work with creative teams to develop concepts and ideas.
  • Design and illustrate to create style frames.
  • Develop visuals narratives and storyboards.
  • Animate across a variety of styles including 2D, motion graphics and character.
  • Collaborate with Editors on mixed media projects.