Motion Graphics Designer

  • Creative Lab
  • Seoul, Korea, Republic of

Motion Graphics Designer

Job description

Shakr, a digital video advertising platform, is hiring a skilled motion graphics designer who is passionate about making a broad impact with their talent. The ideal candidate would have strong design fundamentals and an advanced grasp of motion graphics techniques, but that would just be a starting point. Intense curiosity and an insatiable desire for improvement, along with strong interpersonal skills are required. We work with some of the largest brands and agencies in the world.

You will interpret the latest social media video marketing trends and insights to create stunningly effective marketing videos. Old notions of what drove effectiveness in the television era shouldn’t be ignored completely, but a thorough willingness to consider the changing landscape of social media video is necessary. You are a passionate, hands-on, talented Motion Graphic Designer. You should not only have a basic understanding of design but also an understanding of motion graphics technology, curiosity, and willingness to develop. The ideal candidate’s portfolio should demonstrate fresh thinking and creative, cutting-edge work that stands out from the clutter.

You will work together with Creative Strategists and Motion Graphics team members distributed across Seoul, New York and Manilla. You will work in our Seoul office with team members from Korea and across the world. Since Shakr is a global company working with brands and agencies across the world, english proficiency is a must for this position.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designing video creatives, templates, creative plans and production
  • 2D-based overall design work
  • Animation work with motion graphics
  • Research creative best practices and insights for social media
  • Communicate effectively with creative strategy, marketing and account executive members to fulfill creative requests

Requirements

  • Advanced proficiency with industry standard design tools, specifically Adobe After Effects, but experience in Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop & Adobe Illustrator is also a plus.
  • An enthusiasm for sharing and discussing ideas with a humble attitude
  • A strong desire to learn through analysis and exploration. Design is subjective, but campaign performance is objective.
  • Strong knowledge of layout and color and what works on social media
  • 4 to 7 years of experience cutting-edge design preferably for social media
  • Creative artistic design ability, with quick turn-around skills
  • Proficiency in Social Media trends
  • Comfortable working in a startup environment, creating organization and processes where none may already exist
  • Effective time management and organizational skills, as well as strong attention to details
  • Must include a link to your motion graphics portfolio/reel to demonstrate your creative talent and skill set
  • Brand/Agency experience
  • Willing and able to handle multiple small daily projects with tight deadlines
  • Strong communication skills and team player