Junior Animator – 2D/3D/Motion Graphics/VFX (fixed term contract), Woodstock, Cape Town

Remuneration: cost to business
Location: Woodstock, Cape Town
Level of education: Diploma
Job level: Junior/Medium
Own transportation required: Yes
Employment Policy: Employment equity position
Type: Contract
Reference: #JnrAnimator
Company: king james

job description

King James – Part of Accenture Song is looking for a Junior Animator to join the creative studio. The successful candidate must be able to implement creative artwork into various cross-platform deliverables (i.e. digital, broadcast, social, etc.) efficiently and on time. An appreciation for the art of design and storytelling is essential!

Responsibilities (included but not limited to):

  • Design and animate motion graphics for a variety of small to large scale projects
  • Work collaboratively with design teams to create innovative and compelling work
  • Generate content and assets for use by the extended team such as: visual directions, layouts, storyboards, animatics, 2D/3D assets, AE models, color grading, tracking, footage editing, etc.
  • Keep abreast of industry trends and techniques in accordance with industry best practices

Requirements / Experience / Skill

  • Bachelor’s degree or similar in visual communication (with a major in animation/multimedia)
  • Minimum 1 year of experience as an Animator
  • Work experience in an advertising agency or digital advertising agency
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Proficiency in Adobe After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Knowledge and experience of 2D (vector) animations
  • Mastery of Cinema 4D or 3D applications
  • Strong sense of movement, design and typography
  • A good command of the English language
  • Strong time management skills
  • Strong multitasking skills (ability to work on multiple files at any given time)

Personal qualities

  • Team player with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to remain calm in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to accept constructive feedback
  • Resilient
  • Reliable
  • Accountable
  • creative thinker
  • Respect of deadlines
  • Meticulous with attention to detail
  • Other: Comfortable working on location (King James Office) and comfortable working on liquor brands

Interested in joining the Purple Blood Team? submit a Concise CV and a link to your portfolio / showreel at [email protected] Only selected candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear from us within 1 weeks of submitting your application, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Published on May 11 16:04, Closing date May 31