Motion Graphics Designer/Animator | Harleys Global

Function: Animator

Role categories: Animation

  • Rate/Salary:
  • Location: Bristol
  • Type: permanent
  • Starting date: ASAP
  • Expires: 30/11/2019

Job description

We’re on the hunt for a new addition to our Digital team, to build on the success of the department and take our agency further.

Due to increasing demand, we’re currently looking for a motion graphics designer/animator who is primarily an After Effects expert. Secondary skills would be in 3D using packages such as Cinema 4D and Maya, or art working in Illustrator or Photoshop. Other supporting skills are also welcome.

At Harleys, you will work with world-leading clients, mainly in B2B sectors, developing and delivering engaging projects across digital and printed channels. You’ll typically be involved from the inception of a project, understanding customer needs, before working alongside our other creative teams to develop concepts and see them through to final delivery.


A typical day would involve:

  • Producing high quality animations, visualisations and CGIs for print, video and digital solutions.
  • Integrating with our creative teams.
  • Completing high quality work on time and to specification.
  • Executing and assisting with motion graphic projects.


Person specification

You will have:

  • 3+ years professional experience
  • Strong knowledge of After Effects
  • Solid all-round animating knowledge and motion design principles
  • Proven ability to create high quality motion projects
  • Experience with Adobe Creative suite
  • The organisational skills to manage projects, meet tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure 
  • A self-motivated, problem-solving attitude 
  • Confidence but no ego
  • A desire to inspire and be inspired by those around you


What we will offer:

  • A motivating working environment
  • A regular breakfast club – to get inspired and enjoy a coffee + bakery goodness
  • Regular social events
  • Big team days out
  • Bristol creative community memberships
  • Retail, cinema and gym discounts
  • Free parking
  • The chance to learn new skills and further your career with Harleys Academy
  • 28 days annual leave which increases with loyalty
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme
  • Salary to be agreed dependant on experience


 A bit about us

Harleys Global is an award-winning creative agency that was established over 35 years ago. We are located just outside of Bristol by the seaside.

We believe that every brand has the potential to do more. We use this philosophy to inspire big ideas, craft compelling content and build digital experiences for an international client base.


Application conditions

Applications will only be considered if you are within a commutable distance, enclose a CV and state your salary expectations.

Company policy states strictly no recruitment agencies.