Deep Focus is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer / Animator to work on a wide range of video and design projects. Strong design and storytelling skills are a must. Video-editing ability nice-to-have.
Elevate the motion-design aesthetic, production value and storytelling craft of the agency’s animation, motion-graphics and video projects.
Collaborate with creatives and producers to develop and execute digitally/socially relevant ideas for entertainment and consumer goods clients.
Partner closely with editor to deliver motion-graphics elements (typography/transitions/art cards/etc.) to videos with a high level of finish.
Create motion-design/animation content from design to delivery, with and without existing assets.
Deliver motion design content for wide range of projects, including promo spots, scripted shorts, brand trailers, short-form documentaries, agency reels and case studies.
Extensive knowledge of After Effects, Premiere, Final Cut Pro Suite, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
Strong graphic and motion design skills, with sharp attention to detail.
Impressive reel that demonstrates stunning animation with the ability to adapt to different looks/tones to fit a range of brands.
Great storytelling, strong sense of timing and pacing.
Ability to both design from scratch, and execute on existing art with eye-catching motion.
Solid understanding of typography.
Strong sound design sensibility.
Internet culture obsessed, with continuously evolving knowledge of social media trends and practices.
Highly competent with file structure and digital organization – knowledge of codecs and media management.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced creative, team driven environment.
3D Animation, illustration and stop motion editorial skills are a plus