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Senior Animation roles
£28,000 to £38,000 (depending on experience)
This is a perfect opportunity for talented animation professionals with a passion for current affairs to join a successful media business. Senate are a media & production company specialising in politics and public affairs and publisher of a leading politics website. We produce films and animations to facilitate the communication of key policy messages to MPs, policymakers and other stakeholders.
We specialise in turning complex messages into captivating content. The studio might be young, but behind it is a team of people with years of experience and indepth knowledge of politics. This is a particularly exciting set of appointments for us ones that will help to build on our reputation for producing Seriously Engaging Videos.
As our Senior Animator, you will set the standards for creating innovative and exciting animations for our customers from concept to delivery, within deadline and budget and which exceed our customers expectations.
Reporting to our Creative Director this is a key position within our business with responsibility for producing animations endtoend, including:
Liaising with customers, recommending styles of animation to suit their objectives
Creating assets for use in the animation
Rendering the final animation and delivering to the client
Assisting with recruitment of full time and freelance animators
Providing help and advice to full time staff and freelance animators
From time to time you will be asked to perform creative duties aside from animation. These may include editing live action, audio, still graphic design and content for inhouse marketing.
We are looking for a creative, innovative, ambitious and technically capable applicant. You will need a considerable amount of experience with animation using Adobe After Effects, Illustrator and other Adobe CS production premium programmes.
You will also have strong client facing skills and the ability to manage relationships. If this sounds like the challenge you have been searching for, we would love to hear from you, please let us have a copy of your CV or send us your portfolio/showreel.
By applying for this role, your details will be sent to Ortolan People, who are acting as consultants for the hiring company. Ortolan People are engaged to provide recruitment support in processing applications. We will endeavour to respond to all applicants within three working days. Occasionally for roles with a very high volume of applicants, this may not be possible.