Freelance Motion Designer

A Plus Creative Inc. - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Grow with us as a Freelance Motion Designer at A Plus Creative Inc. We don’t follow trends, we create them! We are a company governed by creating engaging rich-media omni-channel content which help our clients connect with their customers on an emotional level. Our quality, speed and passion are reflected in our work.

Position Summary:
The Motion Designer will be involved in the design and animation of visually stimulating, yet informative motion graphics and videos.

The successful candidate will be a self-starter who is driven to achieve results, while maintaining clear lines of communication with management and can adopt a flexible approach in a dynamic and agile environment. This position requires collaboration with creative departments, designing interactive experiences, and executing projects according to quality requirements and deadlines.

This is a freelance position which requires strong organizational, interpersonal skills, attention to detail, and ability to work in a fast-paced and high-volume environment delivering high quality results according to the A Plus Creative brand.

Key Responsibilities:
Design 2D vector graphics in Adobe Illustrator and animate in After Effects
Edit mix of live-action footage, 2D animated graphics, and stock footage using Premiere Pro
Complete text animations following A Plus Creative brand guidelines
Take briefs from storyboarding to completion and take responsibility for flawless design output
Complete image and footage sourcing and drive delivery of work within tight deadlines and ensure highest standard of quality
Collaborate with motion design team to create compelling motion graphics and videos
Other duties as assigned by creative management team

Requirements and Skills:
2+ years of motion design experience, ideally working within an agency environment
Diploma or Graduate education in motion design from an accredited institution
Experience with After Effects and Adobe Suite
3D experience is considered an asset
Knowledge of animation /video creation process, from storyboards to rendering
Well-versed in working in an agency context and have relevant experience covering brand, direct, and above the line creative work
Detail-oriented and organized team player
Clear communication skills in articulating design concepts and rationales
Positive attitude with desire to grow within a collaborative, inspiring, and team-oriented environment
Intermediate knowledge of Mac OSX environment, finder, images, folders

We thank all interested candidates for applying. Successful candidates will be contacted to participate in the interview process.

A Plus Creative Inc., is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If contacted for an employment opportunity or testing, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation.