Motion Graphics Artist

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Salary: up to £45k depending on experience 

What can we offer you?

We firmly believe that The Marketing Practice (TMP) is the best place for B2B marketers. We are one of the fastest-growing and most-awarded B2B marketing agencies in the world, working with exciting companies like Microsoft, Salesforce and O2 on cutting-edge global programmes from our three international offices. And because of that growth and scale, there are heaps of opportunities for ambitious, committed marketers to succeed and grow at TMP – whether that means taking the next step on your career ladder, working with experts across marketing disciplines to develop new skills, or on-the-job learning with our bespoke TMP Academy training programme.

 

That’s not just empty promises: all but one of our board members worked their way up through the company, including three who started as graduates. Today, we’re bringing on new clients and expanding our capabilities in all departments – that means we need people like you to come and join the TMP family. So if you’re looking to progress your career, do your best work, develop new skills, and have fun working with like-minded, talented people every day, we would love to hear from you.


Summary

We are a fast moving B2B agency working predominantly with Tech clients, Video is frequently sought by our clients as core content for their campaigns. Our team is small and this role is instrumental in what we hope will be just the start of an expanding part of the creative team. It is a critical role for our growth and we are looking for a minimum of 3 years hands-on experience as a motion graphics artist, a person that can mentor and educate more junior members of staff, deal confidently with clients and act as a trusted advisor. This role must inspire confidence in our clients and our Client Service counterparts. Original and conceptual ideas will accompany every response to brief, backed up by a strong rationale and understanding of the client’s proposition. Experience of Motion Graphics in the B2B environment is a must.


This individual will be expected to engage with other departments when necessary and be focused on finding solutions to challenges and innovation in their craft. This individual will be collaborative and adept at bringing all stakeholders along for the creative journey.

Ihr Profil

Responsibilities

  • Plan, story board, concept and layout for motion graphics projects
  • Design and create a broad spectrum of motion graphics for video deliverables (corporate videos, eLearning, websites, marketing demos, etc.)
  • Create and deliver motion graphics for various platforms including web, mobile, etc.
  • Selection and editing of audio – voice overs, music and sound effects
  • Work with copywriters/script writers and designers
  • Research and analyse best design techniques and solutions to create motion graphics
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions to share new design perspectives and ideas
  • Maintain and follow best practices for version control, naming convention and server discipline
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge about latest graphic design techniques
  • Ensure compliance with brand guidelines, deadlines and design standards.

Qualities

  • Can-do attitude
  • Positive and proactive approach to workload
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Calm under pressure
  • Supportive and predisposed to mentorship behaviours
  • Eye for detail
  • Have passion for motion design and storytelling

Skills

  • Minimum 3 years experience of motion graphics in a similar environment
  • Solid expertise in Adobe Creative Suite, especially After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator. Beneficial - Cinema 4D, Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Animate
  • Strong understanding of the theory and aesthetics of graphics creation
  • Conceptual thinking
  • Works well under pressure
  • Have passion for motion design and storytelling
  • Time and resource management skills
  • Ability to learn fast and take and give direction

The benefits

We try to treat our staff as well as possible. As well as standard benefits like 25 days’ annual leave, employee discounts and training grants, we also offer free breakfast and lunch, early finish on Fridays, an annual company away day, and a bustling social calendar including quiz nights, barbeques, farmers’ markets, sports clubs and much more. Get in touch with our careers team for our full list of benefits.