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.
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77014
Our client in North Houston is needing to hire a Motion Graphics Designer. This non-profit organization looking for a proactive, self-starting graphic designer with experience in motion graphics design. Along with excellent design skills, our ideal candidate will have real-world experience creating fully realized motion graphics from bare concepts or ideas. REQUIRED SKILLS The selected candidate...
Company Confidential Tampa, FL
The Motion Graphics Designer and Animator designs and animates corporate video projects and elements to be used for marketing initiatives and internal purposes. This role collaborates closely with producers, editors, copywriters and design directors on all parts of the video production process. This individual has a passion for staying up-to-date with the latest advancements in animation, design ...
Position: SNR Motion Graphics Designer - Web & Print Location: Houston Status: Freelance/ possible Full Time Estimated Duration: Possible Full Time Starts: Within the Week Rate: Up to $35 an hour 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 ...
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...
TDS Telecom Houston, TX
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 providing desi...
Position: Motion Graphics Designer Location: Philadelphia Suburbs Status: Freelance Estimated Duration: Weeks Starts: Asap Rate: Up to $28/hr DOE Job Description: Our client, an interactive agency in the suburbs, is looking for an onsite Animator. You will be responsible for rapidly editing video and creating animation in After Effects. Specifically, technical functions for pharma and tech...
Company Confidential Los Angeles, CA
We are looking for a Motion Graphics Artist. The Motion Graphics Artist will be working across a multitude of projects and deadlines within a busy department with multiple designers. The Motion Graphics Artist will mainly be responsible for creating motion graphics for a number of user interface and video pieces. Must have experience with Adobe Creative Suite and After Effects. Proficiency in C4D ...
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 ...
Marten Transport Stamford, CT
WWE, one of the most recognized brands and a leader in global sports entertainment seeks aSenior Graphic Designer to join our team of graphics professionals. This position will be responsible for designing and assisting in 2D production for our Pay-Per-views and network shows.Responsibilities:Creating and compositing high end 2D Animations for WWE programmingCommunicate with production staff to fu...
Big Shoulders Digital Video Pr Chicago, IL
Description Fast-paced media firm is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer to join our team. We are a thriving nineteen years old broadcast video production, internet content provider and post production company based in downtown Chicago. We supply the finest video and post production services to the most discerning broadcast, agency and corporate clients in the US and around the world. We offe...
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 ...
24seven Irvine, CA
Seeking a talented Motion Graphics designer with extensive experience in After Effects to join for an awesome company in Orange County! Responsibilities: • Prepare design plan, concept and layout for motion graphic projects. • Design and create enticing motion graphics for video deliverables (interior and exterior customer facing signage, corporate videos, eLearning, websites, marketing de...
24seven New York, NY
A well known entertainment client is seeking a junior Motion Graphics Designer with 1-2 years of experience working in a fast paced creative environment. This is a long term freelance position looking to hire ASAP. Ideal candidate will have some broadcast experience. Please send resume and reel to be considered....
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...
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...
Animationbase Novato, CA
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Create Advertising Group Culver City, CA
Create is looking for a full-time in-house designer to join our motion graphics department. The ideal applicant possesses strong motion design skills with the ability to convey a compelling story with visuals. You will work at our Culver City office with a team of energetic, enthusiastic designers, producers and creative directors on a variety of projects - ranging from theatrical motion graphics ...
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...
Marten Transport San Francisco, CA
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 in San Franci...
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...
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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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Use computer software to generate new images.
Prepares work to be accomplished by gathering information and materials.
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