Motion Graphics Designer Jobs

Advertising Motion Graphics Designer Overview

Creating animations, special effects and visual images for advertising companies, Motion Graphics Designers utilize video, film, computers, and other electronic media and tools to produce commercials, movies, games and advertising clips. Professionals in this field generally work with artists and Animators to create graphics and research upcoming projects for the creation of realistic designs and animations. Graphic Designers map out key animation scenes through the development of storyboards, taking into account feedback from Animators, Directors and clients when editing effects and animations. Individuals who wish to become advertising Motion Graphics Designers need to have excellent communication skills for meetings with clients, directors, staff and other Animators. Most designers work full-time and have the potential to work overtime to complete deadlines. Individuals entering this career can choose to focus in one sector of the industry, such as user experience design or advertising media.

Advertising Motion Graphics Designer Education Requirements

Companies require Advertising Motion Graphics Designers to earn a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Graphics, Fine Art or a relevant field in order to qualify for employment. Some corporations seek candidates who have a comprehensive work portfolio and strong technical skills. Bachelor's degree programs often consist of the completion of certain courses such as art, film, interactive media and game design. Many firms prefer designers to have a thorough understanding of specific multimedia software, including Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects and Illustrator. Graduates may seek entry-level positions, and many firms will provide additional on-the-job training to ensure the designer understands the software that will be used.

Advertising Motion Graphics Designer Job Market

Recently released statistics report that employment for Motion Graphic Artists is expecting a 6-percent growth by 2022. This increase in Advertising Motion Graphics Designer jobs will provide an additional 4,300 employment opportunities in that time frame for those entering this industry. Aspiring Graphic Designers should contemplate specializing in a specific animation or effect type to increase their chances of obtaining employment.

Advertising Motion Graphics Designer Salary

With the annual salary for Multimedia Artists ranging from $34,860 to $113,470, Motion Graphics Designers can expect an average wage of $61,370 per year.


502 Motion Graphics Designer jobs found on Monster.

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Position: SNR Motion Graphics Designer - Web & Print Location: Houston Status: Freelance/ possible Full Time Estimated Duration: Possible Full Time Starts: Within the Week Rate: DOE Job Description: Our client is looking for a stellar motion graphics designer who can create visually pleasing B2B graphics for trade show booths. This is a fast paced environment that is heavily deadline drive...
Position: Motion Graphics Designer Location: Philadelphia Suburbs Status: Freelance Estimated Duration: Ongoing Starts: Week of 1/19 Rate: Up to $40/hr DOE Job Description: Our client, a retailer, is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer to join their team for an ongoing freelance assignment onsite in the suburbs. Responsibilities: - Strong understanding of animation development processe...
Company Confidential Los Angeles, CA
We are seeking a Motion Graphics Artist for a global beauty company located in the West Valley, Los Angeles, CA. The ideal Motion Graphics Artist will have 2+ years experience working as a Motion Graphics Designer, preferably within the beauty or fashion industry. Candidate MUST be bilingual (Spanish and English). The Motion Graphics Artist must be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite and Afte...
Telling God’s stories through innovative filmmaking is vital to reach all generations of Christ followers around the globe. Southeast is looking for a team member that will creatively develop, storyboard, design and animate 2D and 3D motion graphics video content of all kinds. Advanced motion graphics skills are required, including expert level function within After Effects, Cinema 4D, Motion, Pho...
This position is responsible for the daily creation of on-air graphics for multiple productions, provides basic After Effects animation support as directed, formats imagery for ESPN Image Management System, and provides creative support on longer-term projects as individual abilities enable. This is a hands-on position needing strong ability to learn quickly and collaborate with others while also ...
Disney Worldwide Services Bristol, CT
Help Job details Job 1 of 1 Associate Designer Motion Graphics This position is responsible for the daily creation of on-air graphics for multiple productions, provides basic After Effects animation support as directed, formats imagery for ESPN Image Management System, and provides creative support on longer-term projects as individual abilities enable. This is a hands-on position needing stro...
C&G Partners New York, NY
Motion Graphics Designer Job Opening Location: New York, NY Immediate opening for a mid- or senior-level motion graphics designer. We are an award-winning multi-specialty design studio located just off Union Square seeking a mid- to senior-level motion graphics designer who is highly motivated and creative. At our diverse firm, you will have the opportunity to implement your designs on projects...
Live 5 WCSC, the CBS Affiliate in Charleston, SC, is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer. The ideal candidate will be responsible for conceptualizing, designing, animating and executing cutting edge graphics for news, broadcast promotion, digital, print and sales promotion. Candidates are required to have extensive experience with Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop. Abil...
Job Title: Motion Graphics Designer / Editor Terms: Freelance Start Date: 1/26/2015 Length: 4-6 weeks Location: Miami, FL 33145 Industry Experience: Advertising Agency Software Experience: After Effects, FCP We are looking for a Motion Graphic Designer with Editing experience and agency commercial experience. We anticipate the project will probably last in the range of 4-6 weeks. You will n...
OVERVIEW VICE Media is seeking a Motion Graphics Designer in our Brooklyn, NY Office. The Designer’s primary role will be in the day-to-day handling of design projects for VICE– primarily focused on motion graphics. ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Organizing daily requests and projects • Communicating with project managers and producers on design project needs and requests • Problem solving and ...
The motion graphics team at a New York ad agency are seeking a junior team member. Job is perfect for someone coming right out of school and has a passion for motion graphics and video post production. Must have ability to edit in final cut pro. Experience with After Effects or 3D animation a plus. Responsibilities: • Video compression and web postings • Final Cut Pro editing • Assisting w...
24seven Glenview, IL
Position: Graphic Designer Motion Graphics - Premiere Location: Northern Suburbs/ offsite ***LOCAL candidates only*** Status: Freelance Estimated Duration: 3 weeks Starts: 1/16 Rate: up to $42hr Our corporate client is seeking a Graphic Designer with Motion Graphics chops in Adobe Premiere. This project includes completing 4 videos. You will be given a script/voice over and will be called u...
24seven Atlanta, GA
Top consulting firm is in need of a Motion Graphics Designer. Ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of motion, be able to create excellent fluidity, have a keen eye for design and be able to work efficiently with little supervision. Responsibilities include: · Designing intros, banners, spots and more · Animating · Ensuring clean movement Must have 3 years experience and be p...
Film and TV Pro Chicago, IL
Motion Graphics Designer Production Type Corporate Location Chicago, IL Salary Paid Duration Immediately, Full time position Closing Date 01/07/15 Production Details Join/Login to view complete details Apply Now Join/Login to view complete details Film and TV Pro does its best to ensure all posted job vacancies are genuine. Should you encounter any errors or omissions please contact us o...
Recruit GAAP Staffing Harwood Heights, IL, 60706
Recruit GAAP Staffing is search for a full time Motion Graphics Designer for a client company located in Chicago, IL area. Industry: Broadcast. With an environment described as: Casual and creative with positive people, Recruit GAAP is searching for someone with the ability to perform the scope of responsibilities combined with the following skills and experience: Motion graphics design for event ...
Motion Graphics Designer SUMMARY: Visual Concepts Entertainment (2K Sports), the developers of critically acclaimed NBA2K franchise is seeking Motion Graphic and Design talent to join our talented studio in Novato, Northern California to work on graphics for our weekly TV series. In this role, you will be working with the TV Producer and in-game UI Director on the look and feel. This is your cha...
This is more than a job posting for the Kohler Co. , one of the oldest and largest privately held companies in North America. This is an invitation to collaborate and ply your craft in a creative, conscious and characterful culture. As a Video Editor & Motion Graphics Designer , this is your unique opportunity to set your mark and live on the leading-edge. Working under the Manager – Video Operat...
FNG0003610 FOX Sports Graphics Department in Charlotte, NC is currently auditioning for a full-time Sr. Motion Designer to join our high-energy, fast paced award winning team. This position, under the Creative Director’s supervision, creates and executes graphics for use across all Network platforms. Duties include implementing, executing and maintaining graphic elements for marketing, web, remote...
The position is being offered as either a 4P3 or 4P4 level within the Stanford job classification system depending on the successful candidate's work experience and expertise in this field. Join a creative, talented, and dynamic team that is working to shape the future of teaching and learning. As part of the GSB Information Technology - Academic Technology Services (ATS) group, this position has...
Garmin International, Inc. Olathe, KS, 66051
Now seeking: Dreamers. In marketing communications, we dream it and create it. All of the company’s promotional and communication needs are completed in-house by these “creatives” in an advertising agency-based set-up. This includes everything from advertising, promotions and print production to media relations, exhibition coordination and website maintenance. Everyone from artists, writers, desig...

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