Middleweight Creative Designer

£0 - £0
1 year ago
Flexible Working, Hybrid Working, Leeds

Job Description

We are seeking a creative designer who is an excellent all round creative person who has lots of flex in their skills, someone who has amazing ideas and knows how to execute them and bring them to life.

To succeed in this role you should have suitable agency experience and/or a portfolio to match and have a strong background in 2D motion design.

Along with:

  • Fluency in Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro.
  • A deep understanding of the animation process from storyboard to final animation.
  • A strong knowledge of Adobe software in particular Illustrator, Photoshop,InDesign and XD.
  • Experience in designing for the Web and understanding of basic UX practice in web design.
  • Experience in producing animation and video for social and web as well as long-form content.

Magpie is an award-winning creative behaviour change agency with a mission to create healthier and happier communities; one person, one campaign at a time. We choose to work with organisations that want to deliver social good and leave a lasting positive impact.

More importantly that all of this you will be driven by purpose with a true hunger to build legacies from our campaigns.

Life at Magpie

At Magpie you won’t find big egos, just big ambitions for the world we live in. We’re a friendly and talented team, dedicated to making positive change. Here are some of the things you can expect from joining us...

Profit share – Our employees each get a share of our profits. Every year we distribute a profit share. The more impact we make, the more we are rewarded.

Investment in you – We invest significantly on training, development, and rewards.We run our own University of Magpie to develop your specialist creative behaviour change skills with internal and external experts. Every team member has a professional development plan which roadmaps their progression and helps them achieve their personal goals.

Flexible working – A good work-life balance is important, we are advocates of flexible working, and all our work is cloud-based for effective remote working. We have a blended approach to working at home, in our studio at Munro House and out in the communities where our campaigns need us.

Birthday off work – Because no one should have to work on their birthday! If your birthday falls on a non-working day, you get the next working day off.

Supporting causes – We featured in Just Giving’s top 5% of fundraisers. We’re proud to have supported some great projects and causes over the years and even offer our team a day of paid volunteering a year. All our team get the gift of giving for their birthday and we donate to each person's favourite charity or cause as a birthday treat.

Health and wellbeing ambassadors – Our in-house ambassadors gain and provide access to training, signpost to support and listen to you so we can improve our working culture.

Staff activities and socials – From canal boat trips to neon light making classes, we look for regular opportunities to get social together as a team.

Vision days – We host reflection and planning days where the whole team inputs into our future plans. In 2022 this was an overnight festival style event we call ‘GoodStock’.

Christmas and New Year shut down – We close down and rest between every Christmas and New Year with time off in addition to bookable annual leave.

Our culture – We always do what it takes to achieve impact whilst protecting each other’s wellbeing. We are stimulated and challenged whilst always feeling supported.

Enhanced pension scheme – All team members receive above statutory pension employer contribution.

Dog friendly office - We welcome well behaved dogs into our studio space!

Magpie is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an employer where we can ALL be ourselves and succeed on merit.

To apply, send a cover letter of no more than 500 words explaining what you’d bring to the role, your portfolion and CV to impact@wearemagpie.com title your email ‘Middleweight Creative Designer’, or click the link below to apply via our website

NO AGENCIES - thank you.