Job Title

Senior Motion Designer

Role Overview:

We are a London-based design agency currently looking for a talented senior motion designer with 5+ years of experience to join our multi-disciplined team. We are looking for someone who thrives on working within a team with a proven ability to translate and express brand behaviours, compose creative narratives through exceptional and characterful animation, also confidently take the lead on projects – from briefing through to final delivery. They are a self-motivated team player who is keen to take an active role, with a can-do attitude, and the drive to go that extra mile. Our clients range from start-ups to established global brands across a broad range of categories, and our work varies across design, digital and advertising. Experience working with clients, strong communication and presenting skills are a must.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing creative and conceptual work with a strong executional style across film, animation and digital briefs to a broad range of client categories
  • Maintaining an outstanding level of design craft with high standards of attention to detail
  • Have a true passion for animation, film and motion design that inspires and excites the rest of the team
  • Leading on creative deliverables of projects from briefing through to delivery.
  • Contributing on art direction for motion-led content, from briefing to storyboarding and elements of post-production management
  • Working alongside agency partners, the broader design team, strategists, creatives, copywriters, account managers, web developers and our performance marketing team
  • Working directly with client teams and building positive client relationships

Key Skills

  • Highly skilled in After Effects and the rest of the Adobe suite with a good working knowledge of Cinema4D
  • Highly creative with a good eye for detail
  • A passion for design and craft
  • Strong knowledge of typography
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Initiative – able to work well independently, as well as within a team
  • Collaboration – working with multiple teams and partners
  • Ability to balance projects and timelines

You’ll be

  • Hardworking, flexible, adaptable
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and pro-active
  • Curious and always learning
  • Well organised with the ability to think ahead
  • Collaborative and real team-player


  • 25 days holiday allowance (pro rata)
  • Closed between Christmas and New Year (not taken as holiday) 
  • Travelcard loan scheme
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Free eye tests and flu jabs annually 
  • Flexible working (3 days in the office, 2 days at home)
  • Free lunches and a stocked fridge

To apply, please send us your CV and a little bit about why you'd like to join Otherway. 

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