POSITION FILLED – Motion Graphics Designer (Mid-to-heavy weight)

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POSITION FILLED – Motion Graphics Designer (Mid-to-heavy weight)

Job Title: Motion Graphics Designer (Mid-to-heavy weight)

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Role Summary

Fat Free is a creative video studio based in Nottingham. We create branded video content for a growing client base across Europe including Center Parcs, Toyota, University of Nottingham and Wattbike. We are recruiting for a Motion Graphics Designer to grow our animation team.

As a team we live and breathe video, storytelling, animation and visual effects. You’ll be working collaboratively with others in a highly passionate and creatively motivated environment, producing content for digital, advertising campaigns and social for our clients.

Required Skills


  • Minimum 3 years experience working in a similar role
  • Experience working within a design studio or creative agency
  • Previous experience working within branded content and advertising
  • Advanced use of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects and Premiere Pro
  • A solid understanding of design theory, typography and art direction
  • Advanced working knowledge of industry renowned plugins
  • Excellent skills within character design, rigging and animation
  • Ability to design, develop and optimise visual assets for animation
  • Experience working within 2D, 3D and VFX pipelines
  • Excellent ability to work from a client brief and within brand guidelines
  • Strong skills within compositing and finishing
  • Outstanding organisational skills and project housekeeping
  • Good communication skills (written & verbal)
  • An ability to produce storyboards and styleframes


  • Experience working with motion tracking workflows
  • Working knowledge of Cinema 4D
  • Working knowledge of Fusion, Syntheyes & Element 3D
  • Understanding of Octane & Redshift renderers
  • Experience working with hand-drawn animation

Dependant on experience


  • A creative workplace with colleagues passionate about their craft
  • A workplace dedicated to personal development and improvement
  • 24 days’ holiday per year (plus the 8 normal public/bank holidays)
  • A day off on your birthday (because nobody likes working on their birthday)
  • Regular socials and team away days
  • Flexible working hours
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Employee Assistance Programme for free access to counselling

To apply to this role please send CV and samples of work to careers@fatfreemedia.co.uk

Fat Free Media Ltd is an equal opportunities employer

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