Position: Motion Designer / Animator
Toffee Studios is a small boutique company specializing mainly in commercial
production and motion graphics. Our production studio is currently looking for freelance
creative and experienced motion designers / animators to help us with our
expanding workload. This is an opportunity for ongoing contract work. We are looking for highly creative designers / animators with at
least 5 years experience and have a passion for creative design who want to
work at home.
qualifications in design &/or animation
· At least
5 years design and animation experience
design and conceptual skills
passion for creativity
written English, including proof reading abilities
· A strong
folio and show reel
ability to work collaboratively with other team members
ability to work unsupervised
organizational and time management skills
communication skills and the ability to convey ideas and concepts
working knowledge of video formats
to design in a Mac environment
current ABN (or we will help you set one up)
· 2D and
3D animation skills
· Adobe CS5
- Photoshop & Illustrator
Final Cut Pro
4D, Studio Max or Maya
Interested applicants please forward a cover letter addressing
the selection criteria, a current CV including a link to your folio / show reel
Applications close at 5pm, Friday 20th May 2016.
POLLENIZER JOB DESCRIPTION
Job title: Graphic Designer
Reporting to: COO
Salary: Depending on experience
Hours: Full time | Min 38 hours
Location: 30 Windmill St, Walsh Bay, NSW 2000
Purpose of Position
We are looking for a graphic designer to support in the design of the Pollenizer brand, marketing materials and digital products. If this is you, you are a highly creative and disciplined individual with an appetite to understand web technologies, innovation and startups.
You will have a strong background in print and design and experience in design for web.
Experience in or ambition to learn User Interface Design and eventually product development (not essential but a plus).
Responsible for creating design solutions that have a high visual impact.
Contributing ideas and design artwork to all customer facing materials.
Deep/ thorough understanding of the following tools: Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign/Sketch to take designs from finished art to print and web.
Working with brand guidelines, with clients brand projects, working within briefs and deadlines.
Academic & trades qualifications
B. Visual Communication or similar qualification (Preferred but non essential)
Work experience & skills
Able to work autonomously.
Able to work within a style-guide and still produces great work.
Highly creative with an eye for detail.
Strong typography and layout.
Illustrative skills, adaptable for online platforms.
Experience in creating large documents InDesign and Illustrator.
A passion for learning new skills in the web space.
Working knowledge of inDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop or Sketch.
Some experience with WordPress blogging software and Themes.
Experience in creating wireframes and prototypes (Non essential; A bonus)
Joining Pollenizer means you get to live the values of our company daily. We operate at pace and we over a platform for collaboration with the freedom of autonomy.
Don’t be afraid
We believe that speed of learning is the most important tactic for survival and, eventually, success. We seek to turn hypothesis into fact. We will take risks to do so because a failure is a small price to pay for a learning. We are addicted to learning.
Don’t wait, you are on fire
Our platform is burning. We cannot wait. We must act while there is still time. We like the challenge of that. No job is beneath us. Stop dreaming. Start doing.
Our world moves so fast, we communicate with crystal clarity. We seek to prove our hypothesis and share what we believe and know with the team with evidence.
Get over it
Obstacles are everywhere. People and events will make us frustrated but we will get over it and work past the obstacles.
How To Apply?
Please attach your design portfolio. (Applications without portfolio will not be considered)