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Manchester

4 Market Square Building,
85 High Street, Manchester

M4 1BD

0161 615 1900

Junior Animator

The job of a lifetime


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We’re looking for a junior but you’ll need skills and lots of them. You’ll come with a passion for your craft. You’ll be confident and at the same time be humble. You’ll wake up in the morning with a need to produce killer work and want to win awards. You’ll also come with a can-do attitude and a strong willingness to learn and help out.

You’re looking for an agency that is as ‘cool as’ right in the heart of the Northern Quarter. You’ll want to work with a top team of like-minded thinkers. If you are anything like us ( and you will be) you’ll be looking for a pool table, a free bar, free breakfasts every day, lots of perks and a very generous holiday entitlement and OK go on then, lot’s of social events. If that doesn’t swing it, we will also support you all the way with training and development and some very cool clients to work with.

THE ROLE

The things you'll get up to

  • Storyboarding and ideating for animation and film

  • Translating stationary creative into animation

  • Keep up to date with trends in the motion and design worlds in order to stay current and push the boundaries of innovation

  • Working as part of a wider team to create and deliver effective and engaging multichannel digital marketing campaigns for clients

  • Ideating creative concepts for campaigns aligned with client’s mission and the customer’s needs

  • Using strong knowledge of design software to create engaging and innovative visual content to be distributed across a range of different channels

  • Producing design work for both digital and print

  • Meeting demands for fast paced designing and artworking

  • Working in collaboration with our Senior Creative Designers you will follow their lead and grow as the team grows

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

Have you got it going on?

  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, Sketch

  • Be able to export film and animation for various channels and have a good knowledge of appropriate formats and aspect ratios

  • Assisting Senior Creatives with their projects

  • Develop engaging content quickly

  • Preparing design work for professional print

  • Photo manipulation and editing

  • Great eye for detail

  • Time management and ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced work environment

  • Outstanding design skills both on and offline

BENEFITS

What you can expect from us

  • 32 days holiday (including bank holidays)

  • A day off on your birthday

  • Free office bar

  • Pool table

  • Social events

  • Breakfast and fresh fruit available daily

  • Workplace pension