Motion Graphics Designer

Posting Date: Sep-01-2020 - Sep-30-2020
Location: WINNIPEG, Kitchener

Job Summary & Scope
Reporting to the Art Director, you will work collaboratively with other members of the Sherpa team to create and deliver complex graphics, animation, and live video content for a diverse array of media, including smartphones, handheld electronic devices, the web, and television, among others, from conceptualization to storyboard and editing.

This is a 6 month contract position, with the potential to be permanent upon completion.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities
Developing, testing, documenting and deploying high-performance creative that drives ROI for Sherpa’s clients using a variety of tools and techniques
Working independently
Ensuring projects meet company standards
Deliver tasks within given deadlines and budgets
Required Competencies
Strong typography skills
A great portfolio of work
Excellent communication, time management, troubleshooting, analytical, and interpersonal skills
Diligence and commitment to Quality Assurance and self-assessment of your own work

Job Qualifications - Education, Skills and Experience
Post-secondary diploma/degree in graphic design/digital media
3 – 5 years experience
Flexibility to adapt to a fast-paced, deadline oriented work environment
Ability to work under pressure, and quickly assimilate large quantities of information
An optimistic attitude and a willingness to learn
Exceptional communication, interpersonal and team skills
A thorough understanding of the creative process

Technical Requirements
Adobe Creative Suite – Premiere, After Effects, Animate, Photoshop, Illustrator
Cinema 4D, Blender
Windows 10
MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

Bonus Skills
HTML, CSS, Wordpress

Other Duties as Required
Sherpa is a growing company. As with growing companies, employees are  expected to help fill any gaps in work as each person’s capabilities allow. 
Occasional travel may be required.

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