12 Nov 2019

Full-Time Designer – Framestore

Framestore – Posted by lizdom84Anywhere

Designer position at Framestore

Job Description

Framestore is looking for a staff Designer to join our growing Chicago studio. This role is perfect for a design generalist with broad experience across motion design and concept/style frames for use in a diverse range of projects within our Integrated Advertising division.

Candidates must have excellent communication skills and technical knowledge while having relevant experience in a commercial or similar design environment. The Designer will create compelling and unique motion graphics and style/pitch frames for clients in a fast-paced artist-driven environment, creating both static and moving imagery as part of the pitching and execution process.

The Designer will work both independently on their own projects, as well as part of a team. You must have experience and desire to work with creative directors and directors to create the highest quality work under tight deadlines and be able to translate requested styles and briefs into imagery.



  • Create highly engaging and complex motion graphics animations for a diverse array of projects
  • Conceptualize and produce design projects with internal Creative Directors as well as directly with clients at times.
  • Create a style frame, storyboards, motion tests, and assemble treatments for pitch presentations
  • Work independently on design projects, or as part of a team on the design-focused areas of larger projects
  • Support in training and developing others in the use of motion graphics and design software.
  •  Keeping up to date with advancements in motion graphics animation as well as new technologies and techniques while always being on the pulse of contemporary trends in motion design
  • Able to manage time effectively and give accurate assessments of the workload and the time required to complete tasks.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent conceptual designer and thinker, with at least 3 – 6 years experience
  • Expert in Adobe CS including: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign, Premiere
  • Working knowledge of Cinema4D / Maya is a plus
  • Excellent graphic design and typography skills, in addition to a great aesthetic eye
  • A basic understanding of CG – must be able to work together with CG artists to help drive creative
  • Ability to turn around multiple concepts in a variety of styles and to take creative direction/revisions as needed
  • Good communication and problem-solving skills
  • You must have a viewable portfolio of both static and moving imagery for consideration
  • Ability to articulate design concepts in a clear and conversational manner is crucial
  • Used to pulling reference imagery in addition to creating it as part of concepting process
  • Working independently and in collaboration with other artists
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines in an artist-driven collaborative workplace
  • Dependable and flexible with schedules
  • Dedicated to creating the highest quality images possible

Desired Skills:

  • Digital Matte Painting skills
  • CG knowledge and/or familiarity a plus
  • Illustration and traditional cel animation
  • CG skills (C4D or Maya) during the storyboarding process, a big plus
Framestore is proud to employ extraordinary talent across all genders, races, nationalities, religions, ages, abilities and sexual preferences. We aim to encourage and support all of our current and future employees to achieve their potential. No job applicant will receive less favorable treatment on any basis when applying for a career with us.

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Job Categories: Adobe Creative Suites, Design, designer, Illustrator, Maya, Photoshop, and Premiere. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Design jobs and Staff Designer. Salary: BOE. Job expires in Endless.

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