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We’re Hiring – Motion Graphics Designer / Animator

We’re hiring! We’re on the lookout for a talented Junior – Midweight Motion Graphics Designer / Animator with strong illustration & design skills, to join the Little Motel team here in Leeds.

Jobs don’t come up here too often. So we’re excited to be looking for a skilled and enthusiastic person to help us grow our small, tight-knit team.

The ideal person should have: 
  • A passion for design, animation and motion
  • Strong design / illustration skills
  • Good knowledge of Adobe CC (After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • Some experience across the full animation / motion graphics pipeline (including concept development, storyboarding, designing and animating)
  • Experience with character-based design, rigging & animation advantageous
  • Video editing & Cinema 4D experience a bonus but non-essential
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant industry experience
The job involves:
  • In collaboration with our experienced and friendly team, you’ll work on projects along various stages of production; from storyboard creation to final delivery
  • Working for a diverse range of clients and on interesting and creative projects
  • The role is a full-time position based in our central Leeds studio, when safe to do so
  • Working from home temporarily in accordance with government guidelines
What’s on offer:
  • Salary dependent on experience: £22-28k per year
  • Not only will you have access to industry-leading training resources, but time will be set aside to use them!
  • 28 days holiday per year, in addition to time off between Christmas and New Year
  • Your birthday off, guaranteed!
  • Regular social outings (ah, remember the pub…)

Show us your skills. Tell us a bit about yourself, and send your showreel and/or portfolio to Leigh at jobs@littlemotel.tv. The closing date for applicants is 31st December 2020.

Also, check out this article that will give you a heads-up about the things we look for when hiring collaborators.

Leigh definitely got in trouble for doodling in class. As happy working out of a sketchbook as his computer, lucky for us, now he can craft those delightful doodles into awesome films.