Studio La Plage

2D Animator & illustrator

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 23 November 2018
Job Listing Added: 12 October 2018

Start Date: Immediate
Salary: Competitive
Location: Shoreditch, London

This role will focus on bolstering our internal animation & illustration offering as well as supporting our live action film team with motion graphics and video editing. Helping to shape the overall creative vision of our projects, you will work with our creative leads and other creative department team members throughout the production process.

2D Animator Requirements:
Studio La Plage is a small, agile creative studio based in Hoxton, London. We are looking for a 2D animator to join our diverse integrated core creative team of 11. We produce award winning content, campaigns and experiences across Film, Animation, Illustration and Design. Our clients include Amazon, Mastercard, Lapland UK, Publicis, R/GA, Belmond, Tate Modern and Pottermore. Animation and Illustration projects includes a monthly series for Mastercard, online social content for Amazon, BBC
and Harry Potter, Animated films for Pottermore, AZUK and Facebook.

This is an ideal opportunity for a mid-weight – senior creative who is talented, friendly, with very good eye for detail
and a passion for storytelling who is looking for an opportunity to grow within a forward thinking, flexible and creative
environment. You will enjoy autonomy and creative freedom on your own projects from concept to completion and
also work collaboratively with our art directors, creative director and directly with client teams.

• Lead creation of outstanding animated graphics, content, objects and visuals in aftereffects
• Interrogate client briefs or challenges and respond with compelling creative solutions
• Strong concepting and idea generation
• Maintain or exceed a consistent level of productivity while meeting project deadlines at a high quality of work
• C4D knowledge & experience advantageous
• Maya experience advantageous
• Rigging and skinning skills

Basic Qualifications:
• Degree or equivalent in animation or design
• Significant professional experience in animation and illustration
• High level of expertise of Photoshop and After Effects
• Ability to provide a portfolio of artwork showcasing relevant artistic skills
• Ability to obtain a security clearance

How to Apply

Please apply with cover letter, CV and folio link to [email protected]