Motion Designer / Animator

Anywhere, Remote - Marketing

About the role

We are looking for a Motion Designer to join our Cascade marketing team. Someone that loves the little details, the big picture, and gets a kick out of clearly communicating concepts through strong animation and illustration.

The ideal candidate has strong motion design skills and understands the ideas that need to be communicated using those skills. This may be through character or icon illustration animations for use in our software, website, advertising.

Some examples of the style of creative products we would like to have created can be seen here.

It’s an exceptional opportunity to be a part of a rapidly growing company. Cascade is a great place to flex your design skills, and create work that will be enjoyed by millions of visitors and users around the world across our software, website, and marketing. 

 

About Cascade

Cascade is a global SaaS platform helping thousands of organizations run their business, from business planning and departmental strategy, right through to tracking and execution of initiatives, team performance, and more. Our customers are redefining the world as we know it - from battling the AIDS epidemic and establishing a supply chain for COVID-19 vaccines, to building the world’s fastest Formula One car.

 

We’re looking for someone who can

  • Create motion graphics in various formats (video/gif/lottie) 
  • Create animations from interface designs, icons and illustrations.
  • Create general assets for videos we produce
  • Work closely with in house creative team, receive briefs and meet reasonable deadlines
  • Create stunning motion visuals for our product, website, advertising, and social media
  • Create clear creative that in some cases is conveying complicated ideas
  • Carry a project from concept through to completion
  • Ensure all creative will enhance our customer's experience, and better the Cascade brand
  • Work collaboratively across the team but can also tackle projects independently

 

The ideal candidate should have the following

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite with a strong emphasis on After Effects and Premiere Pro
  • Proficiency in creating Lottie files
  • Proficiency in Figma
  • A strong portfolio of outstanding Motion Graphics work, a showreel would be great
  • Have a strong understanding of typography, color and design layout
  • Passionate about design and have a strong eye for detail, consistency, and accuracy.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Work efficiently, proactively getting briefs and feedback to be clear on the direction and minimize rounds
  • Enjoy working and collaborating with a good team.
  • Not required but nice to have would be someone who can illustrate, nothing overly complex, ideally a line art style.

 

What’s in it for you?

  • Freelance or full-time role in our high growth, well-funded scale-up with a huge runway to define your progression with Cascade.
  • Flexible hours, and whilst a Sydney candidate would be perfect, remote works too. Our team is located all around the world and we work well like this.
  • You get to be a contributor to our awesome team, we love nothing more than working with clever people who love what they do, and when we find someone we like, we do what we can to give them what they need to create their best work and be happy while doing it.
  • Have the freedom to own your role and produce meaningful moments from your creations for our users. 
  • Your designs will be seen by millions of people, doesn’t that make you feel all warm and fuzzy?

 

Sounds like the role for you?

We encourage you to apply now if you are looking to be part of a rapidly growing organization.

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