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.
TDS Telecom Madison, WI, 53706
Overview: Want to be where the action is? Looking for the challenge and excitement of meaningful work in a fast paced environment? TDS, a Fortune 1000 telecommunications, Broadband & IT provider, is searching for a Motion Graphics Designer/Senior Motion Graphics Designer to join our team in Madison, WI. The Motion Graphics Designer/Senior Motion Graphics Designer acts as courseware developer pro...
Company Confidential San Francisco, CA
We are looking for a skilled Motion Graphics Artist to work on a variety of exciting projects for a growing creative company in San Francisco. The Motion Graphics Artist will be working within a busy department with multiple designers working across a multitude of projects and deadlines. Mainly responsible for creating motion graphics for a number of user interface and web pieces. A background in ...
Gap Inc SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Description Old Navy makes current American fashion essentials accessible to every family. From day one, Old Navy was a revolution. We were something the world had never seen - fabulous, affordable fashion. We didn't take ourselves too seriously, and we broke the industry's rules. We said fashion didn't have to be just for rich people - it could be for everyone. We opened our first store in 1994 ...
Web Recruiter Scottsdale, AZ, 85260
Company located in Scottsdale, AZ, seeks a full time Motion Graphics Designer for the Broadcast industry. Web Recruiter is searching for a candidate having experience and qualifications similar to the following: Motion graphics design for event and television broadcasts, Create promotional concepts, Consulted with Marketing for specific needs, Graphic design for broadcast, Logo design for shows, M...
Web Recruiter La Vergne, TN, 37086
The Broadcast industry is need of a full time Motion Graphics Designer in La Vergne, TN. This position offers fantastic benefits and a salary, greater of, $30 per Hour depending on experience or compliance with State and Local minimum wage requirements. With an environment considered and described as: Casual and creative with positive people, Web Recruiter seeks a candidate with the following expe...
Web Recruiter Las Vegas, NV, 89153
The Broadcast industry is seeking a full-time Motion Graphics Designer for the Las Vegas, NV area. Web Recruiter seeks someone who can perform the following primary roles and responsibilities: Motion graphics design for event and television broadcasts, Create promotional concepts, Consulted with Marketing for specific needs. The right candidate will be someone who has, or can use, the following ex...
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 ...
Description 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 – V...
Kohler Kohler, WI, 53044
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...
NBC Universal Universal City, CA, 91608
Role Summary: We are looking for a talented, self-motivated motion graphic designer experienced with Theatrical, Television and Home Video campaigns. Each designer is expected to take ownership of projects and execute with pride. They should have the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment. This position will report to our Creative Director.This is a fulltim...
McGraw-Hill Education Columbus, OH, 43216
McGraw-Hill Education is a digital learning company that draws on its more than 100 years of educational expertise to offer solutions which improve learning outcomes around the world. McGraw-Hill Education is the adaptive education technology leader with the vision for creating a highly personalized learning experience that prepares students of all ages for the world that awaits. The Company has o...
NBC Universal Stamford, CT, 10112
Responsibilities Conceptualize, design, and animate graphics in order to effectively execute campaign briefs Responsible for the daily creation of graphic and animated elements for broadcast event and brand promotions including internal sales reels Effectively communicate concepts and ideas to design team, producers, and clients Must understand and translate graphics requests to Network’s bran...
Fox Networks Charlotte, NC, 28201
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...
Solarcity Corporation San Francisco, CA, 94118
Overview The SolarCity creative team is seeking a talented and passionate motion graphics designer to create innovative, visually stunning and useful advertising experiences that illustrate the story of the brand. The ideal candidate will combine creative inspiration with the ability to create functional, compelling and thoughtful animated visual narratives. Your primary focus will be to develop...
Brainstorm Creative Resources Washington, DC, 20319
*****Motion Graphics Designer (Full-time or part-time)***** Brainstorm Creative Resources is a recruiting and staffing firm that places creative and editorial professionals into freelance and full-time positions with employers in and around Washington, DC. Please read the job description below and/or visit http://www.brainstormresources.com/ApplyOnline for additional information regarding our fi...
State of Georgia Atlanta, GA, 30301
Excellent communication skills and experience presenting to clients and project teams - Ability to multitask while remaining efficient, poised, and organized - Flexibility to work both collaboratively and independently on projects of all scales and types - Proficiency in the latest design software including Adobe Creative Suite, After Effects, Motion, and Final Cut Pro with a basic understanding o...
AvePoint Jersey City, NJ, 07097
AvePoint is the established leader in enterprise-class big data management, governance, and compliance software solutions for next-generation social collaboration platforms. Focusing on helping enterprises in their digitization journey to enable their information workers to collaborate with confidence, AvePoint is first to market with a unique solution that centralizes access and control of inform...
lynda.com Carpinteria, CA
At lynda.com the Senior Motion Graphics Designer creates broadcast-quality motion graphics and instructional design elements for content destined for web, video, and print delivery. Reporting to the Associate Creative Director, the Senior Motion Graphics Designer utilizes effective and creative communication to collaborate with Training Producers, Directors, and Lead Editors to create graphics tha...
Stanford University Stanford, CA, 94305
The Graduate School of Business (GSB) Information Technology Department is offering either a Motion Graphics Designer and Editor, 4P3 or Senior Motion Graphics Designer and Editor, 4P4. The grade level is dependent upon the successful candidate's work experience and expertise in this field. The information below describes the classification of the Motion Graphics Designer and Editor, 4P3. Join a ...
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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$22,880.00 - $65,000.00
Typical Salary for Graphic Designer
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Prepares visual presentations by designing art and copy layouts.
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Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and Internet websites.
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