Motion Graphic Designer
Posted 25-04-2012, offered
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Design : Graphic & Motion Design
Pay / Salary
Monthly Salary : $40,000.00 - $48,000.00
We are a multi award winning marketing agency specialising in the creation of video marketing channels for branded retail spaces - bar groups, casinos, health clubs, restaurants and high street retail spaces. The company provides the IT hardware and communications networks for channels to play out multiple visual and audio channels, producing creative and marketing services to provide innovative and entertaining content.
Our history and exclusive position in the industry means that its clients include a large proportion of the branded venue bar chains in the UK which specify screen content in their interior design. Our client list includes: TGI Fridays, Planet Hollywood, Gala Casinos, Gala Bingo, McDonalds, Walkabout, Pitcher& Piano, Ivory Lounge, Armani and many more well known brands.
About the Position;
Projects range from on-screen marketing promotions to channel strategy and branding for a wide range of clients. This includes the creation of idents, motion posters, promotions, call to actions and bespoke user interfaces.
Hours of work are 9am-6pm Mon-Thurs, 9am-5pm Friday (some flexibility will occasionally be required) from our spacious studio located in a grade II listed building in the Hertfordshire countryside. Own transport is essential due to location.
The position is for a six month period starting ASAP. There is very real scope for a permanent position to arise after six months if you show impressive ability.
What we're looking for;
You will be expected to hit the ground running as we are looking for candidates who are confident in motion graphic design. We're looking for a friendly colleague to join our existing design team. Ideally the candidate will also possess strong presentation skills- an ability to present your work in a confident, appealing and professional manner. The candidate must be able to deliver and work to schedules and deadlines.
Creative Design Skills:
You need the ability to create contemporary motion graphic sequences for a varied client base. Ideally you will have a minimum of 2 years experience (although not essential and exceptional promising showreels will be considered). A design qualification is desirable as is an eye for detail.
A very good knowledge of Adobe After Effects is essential. A working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere/Final Cut, Cinema4D would also benefit.
You must have an interest in motion graphic trends and post production techniques. 3D software knowledge is desirable but not essential. Editing skills will also benefit any applications.
In the first instance please submit your showreel (urls only) in addition to your CV and opening letter. Applications without showreels will be ignored.
For those that we invite to interview, we will expect applicants to come prepared with a concise showreel which is organised and ready to view. It should display good motion graphic skills, typographical design, good timing/pace and fluidity. An appreciation for composition and layout as well as storyboard techniques.
Due to the high volume of interest, if you do not hear from us please assume your application has been unsuccessful.