Opportunity For Motion Graphics Artists

Exciting opportunity for motion graphics artist


JOB TITLE: Motion Graphics Artist
COMPANY: The Picture Production Company
REPORTING TO: Head of Graphics, Creative Director
LOCATION: London, UK 


JOB DESCRIPTION

PPC are an award winning creative marketing agency with a strong heritage in International film marketing and brand work across AV, Print and Digital. 

We are currently looking for a Motion Graphics Artist to join our expanding Localization Team in London – someone with a passion for TV and Film design who is looking for the next step in his or her career.

The right candidate should have a good eye for typography and design. 

They should be able to take the initiative and manage their own time within a busy agency environment, where deadlines and challenges constantly evolve. Strong After Effects and Photoshop skills are essential as is experience using Cinema 4D. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• The main aspect of the role on offer will involve re-versioning existing film, TV and Social Media campaigns for international markets so any new elements match provided assets and are seamlessly composited together in accordance with style and guidelines. 

• Adapting of campaign assets - logo and artwork preparation, retouching, colouring, grading etc. 

• Design and animate supporting graphics for any advertising or branding projects. (These must be appropriate to the subject and strengthen the campaign). 

• Export and deliver appropriate files to the specification given. 

• General IT housekeeping of software, plugins, assets, style-guides etc. 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

• A good working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (primarily After Effects & Photoshop) and related plugins. 

• Good working knowledge of a 3D package (preferably Cinema 4D). 

• Familiarity with MAC systems. 

• Basic design, layout, and typography skills. 

• Attention to detail. 

• Ability to communicate ideas within a collaborative environment, whilst being flexible and adaptable. 

• Highly organised so projects can be easily passed between colleagues. 

• Good communication skills. 

• Respectful of the confidential nature of the work PPC does. 

SKILLS THAT MAY BE ADVANTAGEOUS 

• Previous experience with stereoscopic 3D design. 

• Working knowledge of Adobe In-Design and Illustrator. 

• Technical knowledge of the post-production process, file formats and delivery specifications for broadcast, theatrical and digital platforms. 

• Foreign language skills may help – but are not essential. 

EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION

• At least 2 years of Motion Graphics experience within a studio environment. 

• Diploma or Degree from an accredited art school or university.


For more information please contact: carla.levin@theppc.com