Location: Nottingham, we will need you to be within commutable distance to our Nottingham office or willing to relocate. This is an exciting opportunity for a confident Graphic Designer with Motion Design skills to work for a leading insight focused creative agency, Together, specialising in Brand Development and Marketing Communications, Digital, Social and Film and Motion. Together blends insight and creativity to produce outstanding solutions and content for our clients. As we grow our profile and our client base, we're looking for a talented Graphic Designer with Motion Design skills to join the team. OUR OPPORTUNITY: As a team we live and breathe creativity. You'll be working collaboratively with others in an inclusive, passionate and creatively motivated environment, on a broad range of projects for our clients. Talent, passion and skillset are important to us, as is a 'hit the ground running' attitude and a substantial agency experience. This is a role that will provide a lot of challenges, growth and development, so we're looking for someone who will thrive on becoming a better designer today than they were yesterday. Design/Creative Responsibilities: • Working closely with our Creative team to answer both digital and non-digital briefs • Meticulous QA and review of final output before presenting to the Creative Lead for client send-off • Managing and leading projects from brief to delivery, delegating where necessary whilst ensuring the Creative Lead is kept informed of the status of projects • Utilising conceptual and design skills to bring ideas to life and define an artistic direction • Shaping the details of projects by providing cutting-edge techniques and technologies • Great typographic skills and a meticulous eye for detail. • Strong conceptual thinking. • Experience working on both large and small projects with a keen interest in branding. • Ability to present work in a clear, confident and engaging way. • Can listen carefully and respond positively to feedback. • A pro-active, problem-solver. • You're comfortable working under pressure and have a 'nothing is impossible' attitude. • You're happy working independently as well as part of a team. • Knowledge of emerging trends in design and an eye for art direction. • Establish strong working relationships and relate well to people at all levels (colleagues, clients, suppliers and our audience). • You're organised and have great time management skills. • Contribute to and enhance the studio culture. Interpersonal Responsibilities: • Working with the Creative Lead to innovate the design concepts • Confidently pitching ideas to the internal team and clients during calls/workshops • Assisting the Creative Lead on defining timescales and costs for client projects • Being involved in and potentially leading ideation sessions with the rest of the team (storyboarding/concept development) General Responsibilities: • Managing deadlines and ensuring projects are delivered on time • Being observant of the needs and behaviours of staff members both within the Creative team and the wider company • Staying current with production tools and technological advancements Requirements Your background: • Ideally 3-years +, experience working in a similar role • Experience working within a design studio or creative agency • Experience in producing animations and content for social media • Previous experience working within branded content and advertising • Comprehensive understanding of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign, After Effects and Premiere Pro • An ability to produce storyboards and styleframes • A solid understanding of design theory, typography and art direction • Advanced working knowledge of industry renowned plugins • Skilled in character design, rigging and animation • Ability to design, develop and optimise visual assets for animation • Excellent ability to work from a client brief and within brand guidelines • Strong skills within compositing and finishing, including rotoscoping • Outstanding organisational skills and project housekeeping • Good communication skills (written & verbal) Benefits What you would receive in return from us: Competitive salary, dependent on your skills and experience (plus bonus subject to company performance) A creative workplace with colleagues passionate about their craft A workplace dedicated to supporting personal development and improvement 25 days' holiday per year and your birthday off (plus the 8 normal public/bank holidays) Regular socials and team away days Together is offering a brilliant opportunity for the right individual to join what is a forward thinking and nurturing leading insight led creative agency delivering amazing service and success to clients. If you want to be part of the Together team, we'd love to hear from you! Together is an Equal Opportunity Employer.