We are looking for an Midweight Motion Designer to join our highly awarded Auckland Agency on a permanent basis!
We’re looking for a maker and storyteller that uses motion design to bring ideas to life. We require someone who is design and solutions driven, likes to be challenged to exceed their best and is determinedly creative.
This is a role best suited to someone with 3+ years design/creative agency experience across concepting, creation and delivery of engaging motion design work. You’ll be great at conceptualising and demonstrate a high level of craft skills and detail-oriented motion design.
As a natural problem solver, you’ll have the opportunity to influence all phases of motion/design through to execution.
In this role you’ll be tasked with concepting, motion and design development, execution, delivering engaging motion/design solutions adhering to a strategic brief and the on-time delivery of high quality crafted creative materials. You will also assist in evolution and ideation of ideas and design.
Responsibilities of this role
Coming up with clear and strategically aligned design/motion responses to briefs
Channel neutral motion/design direction
You’re driven by the pursuit of elegant motion/design solutions
You will empathize and understand the client’s needs, or problem at hand and come up with informed solutions and deliver well considered, thoughtful responses to briefs/problems
Create and craft original motion design work in conjunction with the design, creative and strategic teams
Work closely with relevant teams, ensuring effective communication and management of team expectations
Have a passion for motion, problem solving, branding and design
Present your work in a clear, coherent and professional manner
Manage and own design/creative output to ensure consistency and quality of work delivered
Prioritise your own workload to ensure team’s demands are met and managed
3+ years’ experience in motion design
A strong showreel with a range of motion, animation and design work
Exceptional motion, animation, design, and typography skills
Extensive knowledge and experience in short-form video content (eg. Instagram)
Extensive knowledge of After Effects and the full Adobe Suite (experience in Cinema4D an advantage)
Genuinely passionate about motion design and design as a tool to solve problems
Creative and ideas driven
You’ll Take time to look, learn and discover something new every day.
Someone who is meticulous, organised and able to multitask
A high standard of attention to detail. Ensure your work is fully critiqued/fit for purpose from commercial, client and creative/technical perspectives.