Talented Middle/Senior Animator Wanted
Post Date: 30th January 2019
The Like Minded is a highly creative animation studio working with large international clients. We are obsessive about being the best in everything we do.
We are looking for an experienced middle-senior weight animator to join our exciting studio in Marlow. The role requires a minimum of 2-4 years of commercial experience with the Adobe suite for design & animation. Read on to find out more:
Animator – Role & Responsibilities
We are looking for a talented mid/senior weight animator with strong design experience. This is a great opportunity in the business, as you will bring messaging to life with strong design communication and animation to delight our clients. While ensuring that projects run smoothly, your responsibilities will include:
- Attending briefing meetings, arrange and manage creative projects
- Collaborate with the creative team
- Supporting our Lead Art Director on animation & graphics
- Ability to prioritize with efficient time management
- Creative & commercial understanding of client requirements
- Produce outstanding animation work to timelines
- Creation of strong graphic design work based on brand book/assets provided
- Share knowledge, techniques & skills as a team player
We are looking for the following in a potential candidate:
- Teamwork – Someone who understands and thrives in a team environment
- Communication – It’s core to what we do. Keeps it simple, open & efficient
- Attitude – It’s nearly always mindset that carries us over the line
- Self Start – Find a way forward and we’ll help you find a solution
- Details – These always matter
- Emotional Intelligence – Managing our emotions and those of others
We are looking for someone with the following software skills:
- Adobe After Effects – Skilled in After Effects, use of shortcuts, plugins & advanced techniques
- Illustrator – Confident in Illustrator producing standout illustrations
- Animate – Familiar with Animate
- Cinema 4D – Preferable but not mandatory
A salary range from £22k – £28k (gross per annum) dependant on qualifications and experience.
Location: High Street in Marlow, Buckinghamshire.
Job Type: Full-time
Why The Like Minded?
As a fast growing business, we know that we can only reach our goals by hiring brilliant people & nurturing them. We provide the type of hands-on experience that takes years to acquire in a larger agency. We also believe in having fun and developing curious minds along the way. Ready to make a move & be part of something purposeful?