Motion/Graphic Designer, Sydney

Blackdot is a global management consulting firm headquartered in Sydney, that are on an exciting growth trajectory across APAC, Europe and North America. Founded in 2001, we help our enterprise clients solve complex customer challenges, improve operational efficiency and transform how they go-to-market.

About the Role:

We’re seeking a full-time, innovative and skilled Graphic Designer to join our established and capable team. Working closely with a range of stakeholders including, our Design Lead, Marketeers, Content Manager and Consulting Team – you will help push the boundaries of both our internal Marketing efforts as well consulting deliverables.  

From an internal perspective – you will be responsible for designing and developing a range of creative assets (predominantly digital) to support the execution of our Global Marketing plan. As for the consulting aspect of the role, you will assist with transforming complex information and frameworks into engaging and easy-to-understand visuals.

About You:             
                           

The ideal candidate will be a mid-level Graphic Designer and After Effects guru, with 4+ years’ experience in 2D character animation, motion graphics and digital marketing design. You must enjoy thinking outside of the box – with a strong ability to apply creativity whilst also maintaining practicality and logic.

To be successful, you will have a strong portfolio of corporate assets and animation projects – showcasing a range of styles and formats. If you display a natural passion for your craft, along with a well-informed view on user experience principles, and design trends – we would love to hear from you!
 
 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Play a key role in Blackdot’s Global Marketing agenda through the development of compelling campaign and content assets (including blog artefacts, infographics, whitepapers, social tiles and email templates)
  • Design and uplift PowerPoint presentations for sales and consulting purposes, applying a creative spin on complex IP
  • Own the end-to-end process (from storyboarding, to delivery) of animated explainer videos for both internal marketing and client purposes
  • Assist with the ongoing training and rollout of updated brand guidelines and templates to enable the broader business
  • Understand key client challenges to ideate and design visually impactful deliverables (from corporate murals, to transformation project branding and everything else in-between)

Skills and Experience:

  • 4+ years’ experience in Graphic Design, Animation and/or Motion Graphics
  • Tertiary qualifications in Graphic Design or Visual Communications
  • Expertise working in a B2B context, developing assets for an enterprise-level audience (consulting / agency experience is preferred)
  • Advanced Microsoft PowerPoint and Adobe Creative Suite expertise with a particular focus on motion graphics (After Effects, Premiere Pro, InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop)
  • Confident stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail and can-do attitude
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple projects and timelines

Why Blackdot?

  • Dynamic high-performance workplace and culture
  • Collaborative, entrepreneurial and team-focused environment
  • High levels of autonomy and ownership
  • Highly competitive remuneration and bonus scheme
  • Exciting tier-1 clients and transformation projects
  • Access to best practice marketing and sales thought-leadership
  • A range of benefits; flexible working, social events, tenure leave and rewards
All interest in working with us is greatly received, however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

To apply, please send your CV & cover letter to careers@theblackdot.com.au