Motion Designer, Social Media Agency

Date Posted: Posted30+ days ago
Melbourne VIC+1 location•Temporarily Remote

Job Description

We are looking for a talented Motion Designer to join our Design & Production team in Australia.

We are a tight knit team of designers & animators, photographers & videographers, coders & brand builders who create thumb-stopping content for some of the biggest brands in the world.

We’re on the hunt for an awesome Motion Designer to join our buzzing Melbourne or Sydney creative departments. You’ll need to be super passionate about all things creative, have excellent multi-disciplinary skills, but most importantly, be crazy excited to be part of an industry leader in Social and Word of Mouth marketing.

Through COVID we have fully embraced hybrid working and are flexible on arrangements. While we have some fully remote workers across APAC, we would ideally like someone to fill this position who can realistically from time-to-time work from our Sydney or Melbourne CBD offices.


You’ll be tasked with concepting and delivering a range of work across a variety of projects and brands in the Tech, Fashion, Automotive and Service industries. The role will see you working alongside the rest of the creative team. Time moves at the speed of light at 1000heads, but you’ll be working with the most talented bunch of individuals this side of the Moon landings.

In a nutshell you'll be working within the design team on a massive range of projects and brands. Creatives at 1000heads are involved from the start of a brief right through to output. You’ll be involved in ideations, project development and creation of content in 2D motion graphics, 3D animation, video projects. Ownership and passion are key at 1000heads, so we’re looking for a candidate with an insatiable drive to create award winning, innovative campaigns.

  • Conceptualise a brief from issue through to artwork and implementation
  • An in-depth knowledge of After Effects (motion graphics) is essential for this role.
  • Some video editing knowledge is required for this role.
  • Delivering storyboards and campaign look and feel visuals
  • Meticulous visuals and finished assets delivered on time, on brand and in a cost-effective manner
  • Creative ideation and design thinking, on your own or as a team
  • Support the design teams on a range of ad hoc tasks
  • Liaising with fellow team members, client service and community teams to deliver projects as a team
  • Stay up-to-date with social platforms and industry trends


  • Intrapreneurial, with a team-player approach and a can-do attitude to go with it.
  • We value positive, proactive team members, eager to help, take on responsibility and able to work on their own initiative
  • Passion, passion, passion
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing workloads and to understand the styles of a range of brands
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail and a hunger for problem-solving
  • Design degree preferred but not essential
  • A great portfolio and proven creative eye
  • Knowledge of Adobe programs: After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Integrating yourself quickly into the agency, you’ll be hands on and a big help to everyone in the creative team
  • Through passion, hard-work and drive you’ll join us in creating award winning work
  • Demonstrated 3+ years design background
  • Design degree preferred but not essential
  • Agency experience highly desirable

About 1000heads

1000heads is a social transformation company. We help global brands adapt to rapid and continual shifts in media, technology and culture. The company delivers social-first data, insights, strategic consultancy and creative services to clients around the world including Google, Intel, Diageo, Lenovo, Ancestry, Isuzu and UNIQLO. 1000heads has offices around the world in New York City, Los Angeles, London, Berlin, Sydney and Melbourne.

1000heads is an Equal Opportunities Employer, we are passionately committed to working together to promote an inclusive environment which celebrates and promotes diversity. We are committed to our belief that diversity in our team generates better and bolder ideas, creativity, understanding and respect. We welcome applicants irrespective of age, sex, race, ethnicity, disability and other factors that have no bearing on an individual’s ability to perform their job.

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