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Digital & Motion Designer (Remote)

Media/Marketing/Sales
Remote

ENVIRONMENT:
IF you enjoy solving challenges through digital design, then a rapidly growing Digital Agency wants your talents to be its next Digital & Motion Designer. Your core role will be to create digital assets for all motion graphic and digital
campaign needs. The ideal candidate must have Matric/Grade 12, a Graphic Design Diploma or other suitable tertiary qualification, at least 3 years’ work experience in a similar role including proven motion graphics design work and strong proficiency in Sketch, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Photoshop & Illustrator. Each applicant must be able to present a strong design portfolio with examples of motion work.
 
DUTIES:
  • Design on-brand creative assets for a variety of digital channels: websites, social media advertising graphics, display campaigns, email templates, brand campaigns and motion for video.
  • Collaborate with a remote team of Designers to deliver on creative that are conceptually strong, brand-appropriate and aligns with brand standards.
  • Take briefs from concept to roll-out.
  • Work with the Operations team, Project Managers, Co-designers and Developers to execute.
  • Design and create engaging motion graphic content and assist in creation of storyboards.
  • Participate in briefing and brainstorming sessions to share ideas.
  • Scope on briefs and provide time estimates to operational team.
  • Assist in selecting appropriate audio and graphic styles for projects and campaigns.
  • Encoding, converting and editing videos for packaging during production.
  • Stay on top of trends, technologies and useful tools in the field.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
Qualifications –
  • Matric / Grade 12.
  • Relevant Graphic Design Diploma or tertiary qualification.
 
Experience/Skills –
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Proven experience in designing motion graphics.
  • Able to uphold brand style guidelines and produce channel-appropriate work.
  • Strong competence in Sketch & Adobe Creative Suite – After Effects, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.
  • A strong design portfolio, including examples of motion work.
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Manage time effectively, ability to multitask and meet deadlines.
  • Detail-oriented individual who reviews work carefully and maintains quality control.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and collaborate with a team.
  • Comfortable speaking and presenting to clients.