Overview of role
A junior Motion Graphics Artist must utilise Adobe AfterEffects to assist senior artists on animation projects. He/she will also be responsible for managing smaller projects independently and will be working across 2D and 3D ventures. Candidates must be competent using Adobe softwares, including AfterEffects, Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop.
Producing motion graphics and animation projects
Contributing to larger 2D and 3D projects and supplying assets to senior artists
Research and development within projects
Learning new techniques and styles via other artists and through self-taught tutorials
Working alongside productions and making amends where needed
Strong aesthetic sensibility, good use of colour
Interest in photography and arts
Creative and design-oriented
Familiar with typical pipeline issues in a post-production environment
Confident in the visual exploration of abstract concepts
Strong communication skills are critical. Must be able to work within a team, taking direction and exercising attention to detail in a fast-paced production environment
Self-motivated problem solver
High level ability to produce great looking imagery across a range of styles in both 2D and 3D
An eye for motion
Have the ability to deal with client issues quickly and effectively, seeking assistance when required.
Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients providing assistance and advice as and when required.
Ability to communicate effectively with clients.
Conﬁdently engage with clients in pre-production meetings offering advice & solutions on how to achieve best results.
Take responsibility for own learning and development
Liaising with all levels of management and staff
May be required to break down and quote on complex VFX projects
Junior Motion Graphics Artist