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Motion Graphics Designer

Job title: Motion Graphics Designer
Contract type: Freelance
Location: Royal Oak
Discipline: Creative
Remote: No
Salary: $85,000/year - $100,000/year
Reference: 461126
Contact name: Tess Wiley

Job description

Timing: March
Duration: Ongoing contract-to-hire
Hours per week: 40+
Location: metro Detroit, hybrid onsite
Pay rate: $40-50/hr

One of our design studio clients specializing in presentation/live event execution is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer to join their team for an exciting contract-to-hire opportunity.

This Motion Graphics Designer will be responsible for creating cutting-edge motion graphics designs and animations for presentations/live events in a very collaborative project-based, deadline-driven environment.

The Motion Graphics Designer must have previous motion graphics design and animation experience in an agency, studio, or in-house professional environment and be a self-starter who can project manage their own work and meet/deliver against project deadlines and client expectations.

Ideal Motion Graphic Designer candidates must have:
- Excellent design sense, conceptual skills and awareness of current design trends

- Strong portfolio showing a clean, high-end aesthetic and comprehensive motion design and animation samples
- Fully proficient with Adobe After Effects and Premiere
- Keen eye for detail and a strong grasp of the creative revision process
- Comfortable in both the lead role and supporting role for different projects as needed
- Able to self-manage, work independently with minimal oversight, and adapt to an ever-changing workload
- Prioritize projects, communicate progress, and provide consistently outstanding work that meets competing / changing deadlines
- Effectively communicate with production agency partners / executive-level end clients and absorb constructive feedback
- Occasional evenings and weekend work as necessary (we try to keep this to a minimum)
- Familiar with InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, PowerPoint, Google Slides, Keynote

Nice to have:
- Interactive and 3D design experience
- Proficient with Cinema4D
- Basic understanding of presentation technology, including aspect ratios, pixel maps and projection
- Experience using Millumin

*Onsite hybrid schedule required
**Full benefits including healthcare, 401k and a flexible work schedule.
***Occasional travel required (2-3x per quarter)
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