Senior Motion Specialist

Remote/Central London (Must be UK Based)
Job Terms:
£50k - £58k per annum
Start date:
November 2021
Posted By:
Judy Yebuah

Job Description:

This role will be worked remotely until further notice, with onsite working in Central London once offices start to reopen again.

This role is paid on a PAYE basis, and you'll be entitled to 33 days paid holiday, plus bank holidays, per year, pro-rata.


Our client is looking for a Senior Motion Specialist to work within their Content Studio, Marketing team to apply motion design expertise in the development of animated video content for integrated campaigns. 

These campaigns support key business, marketing & communications and brand priorities to deliver on raising profiles, generating leads and building brand equity for our client through impactful and effective customer and internal communications.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop, design and translate concepts into visually arresting and effective style frames and storyboards for animated video content, aligned to content and brand strategy

  • Collaborate with Creative Project Managers, Content Strategists, Creative Leads and/or stakeholders, to work on several projects at a time and be involved in all motion design phases of creative development

  • Contribute and/or lead idea-generating sessions for motion projects

  • Plan and execute selected motion projects in collaboration with a wider creative team, including project managers, writers, additional art directors, and production artists

  • Deliver new business projects and/or specific creative assignments (such as motion assets for brand development or design systems)

  • Collaborate with the Video and Studio Production team to ensure video productions are supported and enhanced with appropriate branded motion graphics

About You

  • You’ll have a portfolio that demonstrates exceptional conceptual thinking and creative execution, with standout graphic design and animation skillset.

  • An understanding of the principles behind effective, beautiful and impactful motion

  • Experienced in all modern graphic design mediums and their uses: digital, social media and print

  • Experience in working closely with a brand and associated guidelines, but with a demonstrated ability in stretching or developing high-level creative or established ideas

  • Knowledge of financial markets is a benefit

  • Understanding and experience working in B2B marketing - desirable 

Technical Skills

  • Expert command of Adobe Creative Suite, After Effects and plugins, Photoshop, Illustrator

  • Good experience working with Cinema 4D or similar 3D software

Client Description:

A global provider of financial markets data and infrastructure. With turnover of $6bn with more than 40,000 client companies in 190 countries.

Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.