SENIOR MOTION DESIGNER/ANIMATOR (FULL TIME & FREELANCE)

We are currently seeking a Senior Designer/Animator to join our team. The ideal candidate should be passionate about all aspects of typography, design and animation, and have a solid understanding of all design and animation styles using both After Effects and 3D (Maya or C4D) applications. Any knowledge in VFX compositing and/or color grading is a plus. This candidate will need to able to effectively communicate with our Creative Director and Head of Production while working either alone or as part of a team of other animators, VFX artists, editors and colorists.

Job Description:

  • Working closely with artists throughout the life of projects, ensuring they understand the goals and deadlines for their work and bringing them back on track when required.
  • Work closely with a project’s Creative Director and Producer to ensure work is delivered within project deadlines and meets the client’s brief, both creatively and technically.
  • Ability to interpret feedback, whether from the Creative Director, Producers or Clients, and make changes to creative work in response to this feedback. Offer insights, options and ideas to keep projects moving forwards.
  • Remain up-to-date with current creative trends and innovations.

Job Requirements:

  • 5-7 years of related work experience and a strong portfolio is required.
  • Must have a portfolio of outstanding motion graphics work, a unique creative vision and point of view is essential for this role.
  • Must have advanced knowledge of the Adobe Suite Applications. (After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Expert knowledge of 3D applications (C4D and/or Maya)
  • Experience designing boards and style frames is a must.
  • Meeting deadlines and keeping within the scope of projects is the least creative aspect of the job, but probably one of the most important within Artifact’s working structure.
  • Daily (or as scheduled) check-ins with creative leadership and producers to ensure that projects are on track.
  • Occasionally take part in client calls and meetings throughout the duration of a project.
  • We are currently working remotely. When possible and safe we plan on returning to our studio and would request that work be done in-house in Atlanta. We are willing to discuss this with remote applicants and/or what the process will be if moving to Atlanta is not an option.

To Apply:
Email your online portfolio, resume and pertinent information to: jobs@artifactdesign.com. No phone calls please.


EXECUTIVE PRODUCER / BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

We are searching for a full-time Executive Producer to become an integral part of a growing, full-service, design- driven, post-production company based in Atlanta.

Candidate must be:

  • Client focused with a keen sense for building and maintaining relationships.
  • A team player that understands the big-picture and takes full ownership of their position.
  • Operationally minded and able to bid accurately and collaboratively, with an eye for managing profitability and maximizing efficiency in all aspects of a production company.
  • A leader capable of embracing challenges, taking risks, and exuding a positive attitude at all times.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of agency or production company experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Existing industry connections.
  • Excellent references.

To Apply:
Email your resume and pertinent information to: jobs@artifactdesign.com. No phone calls please.