Junior Motion Graphics Designer

  • Advertising
  • Los Angeles, United States

Junior Motion Graphics Designer

Job description

Framestore's Design Studio is a multi-talented team of directors, designers and artists creating beautiful images for all platforms. They are highly adaptable and can work across all stages of a project from conception and storyboarding to production, art direction, direction, motion graphics and visual effects.

The Junior Motion Graphics Designer role is perfect for a design generalist with broad knowledge and experience across motion design and concept/style frames for use in a diverse range of projects within our Integrated Advertising division. 

The Junior Motion Graphics Designer will create compelling and unique motion graphics and style/pitch frames for clients under the supervision of Art Directors and/or Creative Directors. The Junior Designer must be able to thrive in a fast paced artist driven environment, creating both static and moving imagery as part of the pitching and execution process.

This is a full-time staff role with benefits, and although we are currently working remotely, this position will eventually require at least some onsite work in our Los Angeles studio.


  • Taking briefs and direction from Creative Directors, Art Directors, or Senior Designers to execute motion graphics animations for a diverse array of projects

  • Create style frame, storyboards, motion tests, and assemble treatments for pitch presentations based on both internal and client creative direction

  • Work collaboratively as part of a larger team on the design focused areas of projects

  • Meeting schedules and project deadlines

  • Ongoing communication with production and leads regarding schedules and deadlines

  • Taking responsibility for own workload, time management and notes/feedback actions required by Supervisors

Job requirements

  • Excellent working knowledge of Adobe CS including: After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere

  • Cinema4D / Maya is a plus

  • Must have a viewable portfolio of both static and moving imagery for consideration

  • Excellent graphic design and typography skills, in addition to a great eye

  • A basic understanding of CG - must be able to work together with CG artists to help drive creative.

  • Ability to turn around multiple concepts in a variety of styles and to take creative direction/revisions as needed

  • Good communication and problem-solving skills

  • Eagerness to learn and self-motivated in pursuit of own professional development

  • Working independently and in collaboration with other artists

  • Must be self-motivated and a collaborative team player

  • Ability to work under tight deadlines in an artist driven collaborative workplace

  • Dependable and flexible, dedicated to creating the highest quality images possible

Desired Skills:

  • CG knowledge and/or familiarity a plus

  • Illustration and traditional cel animation

  • CG skills (C4D or Maya) during storyboarding process, a big plus

Framestore is proud to employ extraordinary talent across all genders, races, nationalities, religions, ages, abilities and sexual preferences. We aim to encourage and support all of our current and future employees to achieve their potential. No job applicant will receive less favourable treatment on any basis when applying for a career with us.