Motion Designer (Freelance)

The Embassy - Vancouver, BC (7 months ago)

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The Embassy is continually looking to grow and expand our team for a range of projects. Help us bring exciting visual effects to the screen in a studio where you will be integral to the creative process.

We are currently looking to add experienced motion designers to our freelance pool for future projects at our Vancouver studio or in a remote capacity.

The motion designer is a visual artist who is comfortable working across all mediums and styles including 2d animation, typography & 3d motion design. Successful candidates can look forward to working on a variety of projects including tv, film and advertising.

We offer a competitive salary in a fun and collaborative environment with ample opportunities for cross training. The Embassy ethos places a strong emphasis on work/life balance.

We are accepting applications from candidates who are legally eligible to work in Canada or are available to work remotely.


Working with the studio CD, evaluate the design and graphics needs of each project;

Develop, design and execute a variety of animation and motion graphics styles;

Work closely with other designers and other departments to deliver the highest quality work;

Monitor and track project progress in liaison with the production department;

Create, design and animate, in a team setting or individually;

Liaise with external vendors and agencies during the design process.

Essential Skills

Excellent design, illustration and motion graphics animation skills;

Expert Adobe CC knowledge (PS, AE, AI);

Experience with Maya, Houdini and Nuke is a major advantage;

Premiere and/or Resolve experience is an added plus;

Ability to multi-task and creatively problem solve in a deadline-driven environment;

Possess great interpersonal skills. Be team oriented, friendly and a people’s person;

A critical eye for detail and an interest in art, photography and above all else great design.

Who We Are

The Embassy is an independent creative studio with expertise in visual effects and production. Located in the heart of Vancouver’s Digital District we work with global production companies, agencies and brands, in film, television and advertising.

What We Do

We provide an integrated approach to visual effects production from concept to delivery including design, direction & post-production. With over 15 years experience creating best in class visual effects we utilize cgi, animation, motion graphics and compositing to create compelling imagery.

Award Winning

We have crafted award-winning visual effects for the world’s most recognized brands and film franchises. Our work has received accolades including Oscar nominations and numerous VES, Cannes, D&AD, Clio & ADCC awards.