Knoxville, TN

Motion Designer, Animator, Editor | Job # 13459

Date of Posting:

May 23, 2022

Length of Assignment:


Pay Rate:

DOE Salary

Job Description:

Artisan Creative is looking for a Media Specialist with expertise in animation, motion graphics, or editing working in Final Cut, After Effects, and Cinema 4D to join our client’s expert production team to create explainer videos, training modules, and online videos.

We have several media specialist roles available and are seeking either a generalist with a passion for a combination of the skills above, or a specialist who prefers to focus on one area. If you are interested in one or all open positions and are open to relocating to Knoxville, TN, let’s connect.

About you:

  • You are passionate about motion, animation, or editing
  • You love to get static images moving and create brilliant e-learning and explainer videos
  • You excel at turning abstract information into memorable videos

In these roles, you will:

You will design brilliant motion graphics and animations by manipulating existing assets to create highly engaging videos by conceptualizing, compositing, creating title sequences, and incorporating 2D/3D animation. You’ll be working with an amazingly creative team in a collaborative environment.


  • 2-5 years of experience in motion graphics, animation, editing, and or video/film production
  • AA or BA Media/design degree.
  • 2D/3D experience
  • Strong editing and motion graphics skills
  • A portfolio with motion graphics animation 2D/3D and title design samples
  • Cinema 4D experience
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Apple Final Cut X (a plus)
  • This role is Mac OS-based.
  • Any camera operation/videography experience is a plus
  • Travel for shoots may be required

This role is full-time and onsite in Knoxville, TN. Only candidates who reside in Knoxville, or are willing to relocate to Knoxville will be considered.

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Please provide your resume, portfolio or URL where applicable as well as three references for consideration. Additionally, please provide 3-5 bullet points as to how your experience best relates to the requirements. Unless specified, roles are not open to relocation or remote candidates and only local candidates will be considered. Thank you.

Applicants for roles within the City of Los Angeles please note: “Pursuant to the Los Angeles City Fair Chance Initiative Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with Criminal Histories.”

Applicants for roles within the City of San Francisco please note: “Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction warrants.”

Artisan Creative’s Bio:

Core Values: Accountability | Agility | Trust | Communication | Enthusiasm

We have spent the last 25+ years in creative staffing and recruitment helping candidates find both freelance and full time roles in the Print, Digital, Broadcast, Marketing, Social Media, and Communication fields.

We work with a variety of clients from Advertising and Design agencies to in-house marketing and communications teams in the Entertainment, Health and Beauty, Fashion, Financial, Social, Technology, and Manufacturing verticals to name a few. 

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Artisan Creative is a WBENC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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