Group SJR is looking for an Associate Motion Designer with an interest in entertainment focused projects. This person should not only excel in motion design but also be comfortable with static design, illustration, and video editing. Our ideal candidate has an inherent love for all things pop culture, reality TV and social media. This person is proficient at creating content for all major social media platforms. You should have a strong background in finding creative ways to articulate and visualize POV driven content.
On any given day you might
Execute top quality design work in line with agency and brand standards.
Collaborate with Truffle Pig creative/content directors to the concept and execute multiple ideas or versions against a client brief
Manage the quality of design from idea to delivery
Collaborate with account manager, social media managers, fellow designers, and content director to ensure proper post-production workflow and that final product exceeds expectations
Be able to estimate how long a task may take and work with producers to track toward deadlines
The ideal person
Has a firm knowledge of pop culture, trends, and is an active social media user
Is a self-starter, detail-oriented and highly developed organizational skills for proper server workflow and asset management including the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines. This role needs to take real ownership of your role on each project and see to it that all details are thought-out
Has a proven ability to ideate and execute cutting edge creative work, and a working understanding of design including an understanding of typography, color, and layout
Work executed at Group SJR often spans a variety of mediums including, 2D title and super animation, character and motion design/animation that may be output for TV Broadcast, HD Video, social channels (Facebook, Instagram, Vimeo, Youtube, Twitter, etc),
Performs other duties as assigned
Able to time manage and multi-task to switch gears to other account needs
Willing to work occasional overtime when under tight deadlines
Exhibits exceptional communication skills within the agency team and with clients
Agency experience is helpful but not necessary for this role
Has an understanding of new emerging technology and systematic user journeys
About Group SJR:
SJR is a collective of writers, artists, and thinkers. Connecting to the right global audience is the greatest challenge marketers face today. SJR was founded with this simple objective in mind: how to connect brands and companies with the right audience, keep it and develop it. Knowledge is the true social currency in today’s world.
Only our custom content creation—original, daily and owned—has the power to authentically build brands, explain complex issues and, most importantly, connect us all.
SJR is a WPP company.