fullhd – Motion Graphics Designer / Animator Vacancy in Cape Town, Woodstock Dec 2017

 

 

Remuneration: To be discussed
Location: Cape Town, Woodstock
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Junior/Mid
Type: Contract
Reference: #fullhd_MG
Company: fullhd

 

Overview

We’re a small Cape Town based studio that is looking for fresh talent to join our team. We work with a variety of different clients and projects ranging from animation, explainers, motion graphics, post production, VFX and film production. The successful candidate will get a taste of the industry through a hands-on experience, working alongside a seasoned pro.

Key responsbilites

  • To interpret the requirements of a client brief including style, script and objective, so as to create an innovative and high-quality animation. This can include but is not limited to: iconography, animations and elements for compositing over footage, type and character animation
  • To research and analyse the best animation techniques and solutions
  • To maintain and follow best practice for version control, naming convention, exports and organisation of graphic files

Requirements

  • Cape Town based
  • Matric with degree or diploma in relevant field. Alternatively, if no degree/diploma – significant experience in relevant industry
  • Must have a good understanding of video formats and be fluent in Adobe After Effects and Illustrator
  • Strong 2D motion graphics ability
  • Comfortable executing character and typographic animation
  • A comprehensive digital portfolio or showreel of animation work
  • Proven ability to create high-quality content and have pride in their overall delivery
  • Ability to conceptualise ideas and bring them to life visually in a way that makes it easy for the viewer to understand
  • Excellent time management and quality management skills
  • Ability to work well independently as well as in a team
  • Can cope under pressure and work according to deadlines
  • Positive attitude, proactive and eager to learn
  • Able to give and receive direction and constructive criticism well

Advantageous

  • 1 – 2 years of relevant industry experience
  • Concept development and storyboarding
  • Art direction
  • Fluent in Photoshop
  • Illustration (Character and Type)
  • 3D animation knowledge and ability

 Job Details 

  • Full Time
  • Contract basis with option to renew
  • Market related remuneration (to be discussed)

 

Company Description

Cape Town based studio specialising in motion graphics and animation.