3D GEN with a flair for Art DirectionCreative & Design / Ref: CC1577
With a strong eye for design and visual storytelling, our client is an award-winning creative studio specialising in high-end film production and 3D motion design.
They produce bold, beautifully crafted cinematic work for some of the world’s leading brands and agencies.
This is a small but ambitious place who cares deeply about the work they create and the people they employ. They’re imaginative, innovative and brave, making way for some of the most interesting creative work around!
Currently on the hunt for an amazingly talented 3D generalist with a flair for art direction, the right person will be a heavy middle weight, able to back it up with experience and a good varied skill set; but definitely someone that is also able to act as a creative lead on some projects
The right candidate must be highly proficient in modelling, lighting, texturing and rendering, as well as post-production skills such as tracking, match moving and compositing, while having impeccable taste, design skills and aware of what’s happening in the world of motion graphics now, able to think outside the box and contribute with creative input.
Apart from your superb design and animation skills + sense of art direction, you will have the capability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, with a genuine passion, drive and energy to create outstanding motion design work.
You’ll have recent visual references for all the skills listed, either on your show-reel or portfolio.
You must be able to generate ideas and write pitches, as well as create style frames and even some final animations if needed. As well as obviously leading projects with the existing motion designers.
In this role you will report to the Art Director and Creative Director, working closely with the rest of the team not just in physical space but in a spirit of togetherness, with each other.
More about you:
You are self-motivated, organised and work well as part of a team. You’re happy jumping in and helping at any stage but also able to power through a project without needing constant guidance.
You have a genuine passion for motion design and creative culture and you must have a good technical understanding of the software and hardware systems and possess a thirst to explore new and emerging techniques and strive to be the best you can be.
- A great design eye and love of motion design
- Interest and ability to Art Direct, generate ideas, lead projects
- A good working knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
- Expert working knowledge of C4D (Houdini is a bonus)
- Expert working knowledge of texturing, lighting and rendering. (In particular Octane but Redshift is a bonus)
- Good working knowledge of compositing and finishing skills. (In particular After Effects but Nuke is a bonus)
- Additional skills such in Substance Painter, X-Particles and Z-Brush are a bonus
Please send your salary expectations along with your showreel and CV backing up all the skills mentioned above