Flow Creative

Motion Designer

Job Added: 11 July 2019
Applications Close: 10 August 2019
Level: Senior, Mid-Weight
Contract: Full Time
Based: Manchester
Salary: Undisclosed
Website: weareflow.uk
Twitter: @we_are_flow

We’re looking to add a talented motion designer / animator to the Flow family.

The ideal candidate will be ambitious, easy-going and work well in a team.

No formal training is required, but a passion for creating awesome design and motion work is. Some experience working in a creative team is ideal as well as some sweet skills and a willingness to learn.

Flow has a well-earned reputation for producing quality work and we will have high standards from day one. You’ll be expected to jump straight in with client projects for high profile campaigns and big brands.

You won’t be on your own though! We are committed to providing support and encouragement to each member of the team to ensure they thrive and develop to be the best they can be. This includes training, team activities and wider professional and cultural development.

We’re a tight team and work closely on all studio projects, investing our time and expertise into every individual to ensure they’re always challenged, engaged and inspired.

In this role you’ll be working within our design and motion team, making creative content for a variety of purposes, including brand campaigns, TV commercials, online and social video.

You’ll be expected to communicate well within the team, and present ideas to our creative director, as well as represent Flow in client meetings and act as an ambassador for Flow out in the wild.

About you:

  • You’ll have a passion for design, animation and visual storytelling
  • You have some sweet skills in - design / illustration / animation
  • You’re a team player who will work well with others but can also take ownership of projects
  • You have good teamwork skills, are able to collaborate at every step of the process, and take the lead on projects
  • You're able to jump between projects in a busy studio
  • You have high standards and attention to detail
  • You have a concept-driven approach, with strong art direction skills, and are able to steer a project
  • You’re a good communicator, comfortable sharing ideas, meeting with clients and collaborators
  • You have good general design knowledge and an awareness of colour, typography, form, composition

About us:

  • We’re a fresh and young creative studio that has in a short space of time established itself as one of the UK’s leading design and animation agencies
  • We create brand campaigns and experiences for our clients that include strategic positioning and campaign planning
  • We create quality film, animation, print and digital content
  • We are a close-knit team and a good culture fit is important
  • We have a super cool studio in Manchester’s Northern Quarter for you to work in
  • We invest in the latest software and technologies to ensure the standard of work and workflow is as good as it can be
  • Team wellbeing and happiness is very important to us. You’ll have the opportunity to join our weekly studio boxing class and other team activities
  • We’re an active member of the motion design community and regularly attend industry events such as Design Manchester and Motion North

About the job:

  • You’ll be working in Adobe Creative Suite and Cinema 4D
  • Creating 2D and 3D animated content for a variety of purposes
  • Some video editing in Premiere Pro
  • Creating concepts, storyboards and style frames for animated content
  • Leadership across certain projects
  • Communicating effectively within the team and with clients

How to apply

Email [email protected] with your CV and your portfolio.