American Advertising Federation of Des Moines

Motion Designer

Company: Flynn Wright

Full time
Posted: 01/17/2019
Deadline: 04/30/2019
Des Moines, IA


This professional will work within our creative team to concept and create exceptional video results for our agency and our clients. Working alongside other creative geniuses, the candidate who brings a great perspective, a positive attitude, and a stellar portfolio and passion for the business is the one we want on our team. Work ranges from the most important of smallest projects, to the most tedious of larger projects. Needs a great balance of protection of their creative ideas and work, while also the selflessness that comes with appreciating we are all in this together to exceed client expectations. A good person with a healthy ego, solid work ethic, and mix of old school artist along with futuristic digital architect is what we’re looking for.


Conceptualize animation based on text-only scripts, with and without existing assets

Produce high- level detailed storyboards or mockups to effectively communicate creative direction

Follow storyboard process to completed result with revisions and updates along the way

Edit raw footage to final product Work within 2D animation programs and processes

Capture and edit scratch tracks

Effectively work with internal and external direction which includes revisions and additions to any given project – while still maintaining quality on final product

Successfully work independently and/or with a small team of designers throughout all phases of development



Bachelor’s degree or similar study/training in digital media or related field

3+ years experience with design/editing in an ad agency or production studio environment

Proficiency in Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop Cinema 4D expertise is a plus

Possess intuitive storytelling capabilities that are both creative and effective

Experience with best practices for versioning control, naming convention and organization of project assets as well as archiving strategies

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