Senior Motion Graphics Designer

Recruiter
Sharpe Recruitment
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Motion Graphics Designer
Newcastle upon Tyne
Full time permanent
£30,000 - £35,000

Our client lives by four key values - innovation, quality first, market focus and collaboration. As Senior Motion Graphics Designer, your role will incorporate these values as you work at the forefront of 3D technology and partner with some of the biggest names in the automotive and technology world including Audi, Pagani and Unity.
The role demands strong self -motivation and excellent project management skills and is an exciting opportunity for a creative Senior Motion Graphics Designer to make an immediate impact within the tech industry.

THE ROLE

* Capturing in 3D footage, optimising and formatting for editing and creating high quality videos for a range of uses.

* Creating content from scratch, sourcing assets from both production and marketing teams, ensuring that these meet the quality first standards.

* Managing projects autonomously from concept stages to final delivery.

* Selecting appropriate sound tracks and sound effects for video and motion graphic content.

KEY SKILLS

* Animation and 2D motion graphics skills - creating and animating vector based info-graphics. In addition to Aftereffects & Illustrator, having experience with Newton2 would be a bonus.
* Experience of 3D CG camera path creation for dramatic and cinematic effect. Some basic knowledge of Unity would be a bonus.
* Knowledge of building complex PowerPoint animations and transitions. Post Production
* Post production - grading and stabilising footage as well as applying SFX, either manually or using tools / software such as Red Giant's Bullet Time or BlackMagic's Davinci Resolve.
* Chromakeying and rotoscoping knowledge.
* Knowledge of sound engineering - editing music, cleaning up audio and applying sound effects such as Reverb. Video
* Ability to storyboard pre-shoot, either as hand drawing and /or digitally using InDesign.
* Knowledge of various cameras, lighting and rigs, as well as a foundation in camera theory and composition.
* Strong video editing skills in Final Cut, After Effect, Vegas or Premiere.

BONUS

* Interest in photography and retouching.
* 3D foundation in Cinema 4D or Maya.

If you are interested in the advertised Senior Motion Graphics Designer position please apply through the requested method and we will be in touch shortly with regards to your suitability for the role. Sharpe Recruitment Ltd is a North East based consultancy, dedicated to placing professionals in rewarding jobs throughout the North of England across a variety of disciplines including Digital Media, Design, Development, Creative Advertising, Sales & Marketing, Tech & IT.