Role: Design, direction and creation of multimedia content
Industry: International Touring Exhibitions
Commencing: Immediate start
Term: Initial 2-3 months contract with a view to full-time employment
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Travel requirements: Occasional domestic and international travel
We are looking for a highly skilled, experienced, motivated, and hands-on Motion Graphics Designer with digital video production skills. Someone who's ready for an exciting and rare opportunity to join our successful global company. In this role you would become a key member of our dynamic team to design and create our SENSORY4 exhibitions all over the world.
Developed by Grande Exhibitions, SENSORY4 is a unique system that combines multichannel motion graphics, cinema-quality surround sound and up to forty high-definition projectors to provide one of the most exciting multiscreen environments in the world. SENSORY4 can transform any exhibition space to create a dynamic, informative and visually spectacular experience. Incredibly detailed images flow through the mass of projectors and merge with digital surround sound to saturate the space in a breath-taking immersive display.
To fill this role, you will need a passion for creative storytelling and concept development, plus the practical skills to translate the concepts into exciting, dynamic and highly interpretive content. You'll know that "Content is King" in this industry and live to produce work that stops people in their tracks. You'll always be looking to improve existing work, and hearing the line "that's how its always been done" will boil your blood. This is a hands-on role that will see you responsible for the on-time production and delivery of content for our exhibitions, challenge your highly developed motion graphics, video and audio design talents, particularly your skills with Adobe After Effects.
You will need strong communication skills at all levels, from creative direction through to delivery of content. You’ll be able to work efficiently with very high-quality output, while being self-motivated and experienced at working autonomously. Your creative talents will be matched with your organisational skills, an ability to set well-considered timelines and to meet agreed deadlines. As much as everything else, you're not going to mind getting your hands dirty, you’re going to have an "I'll get it done" attitude, and be passionate about making sure every exhibition is perfect on the opening day, and every day after that.
Apply with a cover letter, CV and showreel of your best work.
The following key skills are REQUIRED:Outstanding design sensibilityExtensive knowledge of video formats and outputComprehensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Adobe After Effects),Ability to develop and work within complex templates in After Effects and work with non-standard aspect ratios.At least 3 years' experience working in a creative production environment (preferably with a focus on the development of motion graphics for multi-display projects)Proven ability to communicate complex ideas through motion graphicsStoryboarding and pre-visualisation skills, as well as an ability to demonstrate concepts visually.Ability to work across both Mac & PC platforms
Experience or understanding of the following would also highly desirable:3D animation software such as C4D, Maya or 3D Max or similarDataton Watchout multi-display softwareVR and AI technologyOur ideal person will be excited to take ownership of this role and be motivated to deliver great work that they and Grande Exhibitions are proud of. Does this sound like you? If you’re yelling out "YES" then get in touch now. We are offering a very attractive package to the right person, as well as an immediate start.
Grande Exhibitions specialises in the design, creation and placement of cultural exhibitions for the international touring market. Our track record of over 130 exhibitions have shown in over 100+ cities, in 21 languages, across 6 continents, and to over 8 million visitors. We have a worldwide reputation for excellence and always deliver above expectations. Our focus is on subjects with broad appeal, we develop content around the principles of education, entertainment and interactivity. Once complete our exhibitions are licensed to museums, galleries and entertainment promoters throughout the world.