#122386

Motion - Graphic Animation Designer / Videographer

Location:
Austin TX
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
$40hr
posted by:
Lisa Mitchell
Date:
08/28/2017

Job Description:

Our client is looking fo a Motion-Graphic Animation Designer.  This is an on-site 12months contract with benefits - Medical, Dental, 401k etc. 


The position requires a proven ability in the areas of narrative/conceptual and graphic/aesthetic through motion-graphics animation and video editing. Equal parts MOTION-GRAPHICS ANIMATOR, EDITOR + VIDEOGRAPHER, this talented and collaborative individual will focus on bringing to life and simplifying complicated financial concepts. This individual will work closely with a content strategist, writers, art directors and producers on projects ranging from educational and engaging motion graphics to live action video productions. 

What you’ll do: 
The ideal candidate should be able to perform the following duties 

• Create superior, original motion graphic designs and animation 
• Be able to source and edit original and found video into engaging stories 
• Manage time effectively in order to meet project milestones 
• Provide final delivery elements on time and in various formats 
• Work in a team environment with both the internal agency and our internal clients in multiple office locations 
• Maintain organization and communication in a team setting 
• Oversee and manage maintenance of editorial suite 
• Manage and archive project files and backups 
• Work must demonstrate the principles of animation 
• Collaborate with a team and take constructive feedback in stride to produce the best possible product 
• Be willing to share and learn new skills and techniques 
• Be able to potentially problem solve complicated animation and video requests


Additional Job Details: REQUIREMENTS

• An up-to-date reel demonstrating a variety of work including Video Editing, Motion Graphic Design, Typography and storytelling

• Minimum of 4 years experience in one of the following settings: Editorial Facility or In-house editorial department, Interactive Ad agency, Production company

• Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, Motion-graphics/Visual Effects or equivalent work experience

• Minimum 3-5+ years motion-graphics animation, video editing and videography experience

• Ability to demonstrate expertise in motion-graphics animation and video editing with expert knowledge of editing programs required

• Mastery of videography skills, story making and a portfolio to prove it

• Mastery of After Effects, Cinema 4D, Premier and FinalCut

• Skills and experience in animating 3D characters is a plus

• Solid knowledge and skills in Photoshop, Illustrator, Audition, Logic, Resolve, Lightroom and SpeedGrade

• Solid knowledge of steps required in creative development process

 • Strong design style, including creative design solutions in line with existing brand concepts and guidelines

• Ability to produce Flash content with Action Script 2

• Understanding of and experience in corporate branding, layout, color theory and typography in digital media

• Understanding of HTML and web browser capabilities a plus

Client Description:

Financial Industry