Junior Motion Designer


KOJO has an exciting opportunity within its creative team, looking for a Junior Motion Designer with basic knowledge in motion design skills to join the growing team based in Melbourne.

You are a budding creative who is willing to get hands-on and apply creative thinking in a broad and multi-disciplined national creative business. You have an eye for the detail and beautiful design will be at the heart of all you aspire to deliver.

With a great team around you, you will get the opportunity to showcase your design, animation and video skills. You will be exposed to a diverse range of projects that will also allow you to think outside the box and get creative with things.

We will provide support in developing your motion design skills to assist in the delivery of our sport and creative work. You might be new to the industry but with a can-do attitude, passion to learn and willingness to take on a challenge, you will be guided to success with mentoring by our team of motion designers and creative directors.

Due to the nature of our sports and live events industry, at times you may be required to work outside of regular working hours to meet client needs and project deadlines.

People should love to work with you because you are caring, genuine and positive even in the toughest of situations.

3 best things about the job

  • Work on a varied portfolio of clients and projects
  • Unleash your creativity across multiple platforms, knowing you have a team behind you to deliver on your ideas
  • Creating world-class content for stadiums full of sporting fans

Core Responsibilities

  • Collaborate closely with the Creative Directors, Motion Designers, Producers and the KOJO team nationally to create world-class motion design
  • Be hands-on across a spectrum of work that includes new asset development (check out our Adelaide Strikers work), along with fast-turnaround updates and iterations
  • Understand and execute sport screen production work across stadiums across Australia and be a company champion for the technical execution
  • Assist the team with animation and roll-out of video content for stadiums
  • Design motion graphics with mixed media such as illustration, type, photography and live-action footage
  • Passion and a drive to create original work that inspires excites and pushes boundaries

What you will need

  • 1-2 years experience in After Effects
  • An enthusiastic willingness to learn new skills
  • Experience in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, After Effects)
  • Experience with Cinema 4D a plus (but not essential)
  • Understanding of typography, visual communication and motion graphic trends
  • Good prioritising ability
  • Good initiative
  • Experience with the Google Suite
  • Able to contribute to the creative ideation process
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment and be a problem-solver
  • Ability to follow briefs and meet deadlines
  • We also value experience in broadcast, news environments or experience working with live events

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