Santa Monica, CA

Motion Graphics Designer | Job #22744

Date of Posting:

June 15, 2019

Length of Assignment:

Freelance Onsite

Pay Rate:

DOE Hourly

Job Description:

Are you a motion graphics designer with a passion for social media? Do you enjoy creating media for the millennial market?

We are looking for a motion graphics designer for a freelance onsite opportunity with our client in Santa Monica.
In this role, you’ll produce high-quality motion graphics, titles and animations, update existing projects, graphics, assets and templates to bring existing content in line with the most current product and design guidelines. Additionally, you’ll create mockups and animations for visual concepts, layouts, etc. and rapidly iterate on them to generate and refine new looks.
The ideal candidate has strong experience creating motion graphics for UI and UX applications.


  • 5+ years experience creating motion graphics, titles and/or animation for film, television or commercial agencies
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe After Effects and a strong command of Photoshop, Illustrator and other Adobe Creative Suite applications
  • Knowledge of Mocha Pro, Cinema 4D and Sketch are a plus
  • A strong understanding of design, composition, typography, layout and other aesthetic principles
  • Familiarity with UI/UX design, information hierarchy and user-flow
  • Bachelor’s’ Degree in Design, Fine Arts, Visual Effects or related field preferred
  • An active Snapchatter – the more familiar with the product the better! 


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Artisan Creative’s Bio:

Artisan Creative has spent the last 20+ 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.

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