Motion and Animation Designer - (Video)
Easyship is revolutionizing logistics for eCommerce. With our all-in-one cloud based shipping software, businesses of all shapes and sizes have the tools needed to scale globally. At Easyship we believe in accelerating borderless commerce. We’re proud that a diversity of small business owners, crowdfunding campaigns, and global brands trust Easyship as their gateway to the world. To learn more about us click here.
Job Title: Motion and Animation Designer - (Video)
Reports to: Social Media Executive
Key Relationships: Sales Team, Customers, Marketing, Customer Service.
Job Purpose: As our designer, you'll play a pivotal role in bringing our brand and product stories to life through compelling visuals. You'll be responsible for helping conceptualize, create and edit a variety of videos/animations that showcase how to use our product, announce our brand partnerships/new couriers, highlight our company culture, and engage our audience across various platforms online/on social media.
What you’ll do:
- Create Compelling Motion Graphics: Develop visually appealing and engaging motion graphics, animations, and videos that effectively convey our brand's messages, promote our platform, and highlight important announcements.
- Collaborate with Marketing Team: Work closely with the Marketing team to understand campaign goals and create visual assets that align with the marketing strategy.
- Conceptualize and Storyboard: Translate marketing concepts and ideas into captivating visual stories. Create storyboards and prototypes to outline animations and graphics.
- Animate and Edit: Use industry-standard animation and video editing software to bring concepts to life. Ensure high-quality output and flawless execution of projects.
- Brand Consistency: Maintain brand consistency across all visual materials and ensure they align with Easyship's visual identity and style guidelines.
- Stay Current: Keep up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies in motion design and animation to continuously improve the quality and relevance of our content.
- Feedback and Iteration: Be open to feedback and proactively seek input from team members to refine animations and designs.
- Project Management: Manage multiple projects simultaneously, ensuring deadlines are met and resources are allocated efficiently.
Who you are:
- Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Animation, or a related field.
- Proven experience in motion design and animation, with a strong portfolio showcasing your work.
- Experience or ability to create sleek screencasting videos showing how to use our platform.
- Proficiency in industry-standard software such as Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
- Strong storytelling and conceptualization skills.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
- Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
- Knowledge of shipping or logistics is a plus but not required.
What you’ll get:
- Competitive Equity Package: Earn more than just a competitive salary. Receive equity shares to gain wealth as the company grows.
- Gym & Wellness Reimbursement: Training for a big race? Don’t sweat it. We offer gym reimbursement for all employees.
- Generous Vacation Policy: We think time off is essential… and we encourage it!
- Duvet Day: Perfect for those cold winter days, when you don’t want to escape the warmth of your bed!
- Mental Health Day: You deserve a day off! A chance to recharge and enjoy ‘Me Time’
- 4 weeks of ‘Work from Anywhere’: Whether you’re working from the beautiful beaches in the Bahamas or by the fireplace on your ski trip in Switzerland - just make sure to send us a picture!
- Professional Development: We’re here to help you hit your career goals to help get you where you want to be.
- Company issued laptop: Who wants to work from their personal laptop? Let’s keep work and personal life separate!
- Unlimited Coffee, Drinks & Healthy Snacks: Because we love spoiling our team!
Headquartered in London with offices in New York, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Toronto, and Taipei – our team is global and growing. We encourage you to apply if a challenge excites you. Come and join the Easyship team!
What's it like working at Easyship? Hear directly from our team.