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Motion Designer - In-House in Toronto, ON

Looking for: Motion Graphic Designer
Budget: Negotiable
15 days left

Rogers Sportsnet is seeking a Freelance Motion Designer - Toronto, to work with our group of passionate artists, designers, animators and design thinkers.

This role would require you joining us to work alongside our team on a project by project freelance basis, in mid-town Toronto, with your ability to dedicate and accept project requisitions on call, with quick timelines and turnarounds with our in-house design team.

We’re looking for someone with a proven background in motion design and have a great understanding of pace /timing /flow & energy, and how to convert creative ideas to best fit any brand. He/she also possesses a strong eye in layout, composition, animation, typography, photography, and demonstrates fundamental design & motion principles. Experience in After Effects and Adobe Creative Cloud would be essential as your main skillset when executing on creative. Working collaboratively with Art Directors & Creative Directors across various mediums, the role requires core strengths in the ability to multi-task, troubleshoot, problem solve and self motivate .

We’re looking for someone who

  • Is a positive, energetic and driven individual
  • Is creative, focused and demonstrates a visionary approach to motion design
  • Is conceptual, strategic, collaborative, and embodies an all-around passion for creative
  • Open to change, critique and alternative design techniques
  • Has the ability to conceptualize and execute designs from a blank canvas state
  • Is able to set and meet independent & group deadlines
  • Possesses strong motion skills and demonstrates an understanding of timing / kinetics / mood & emotion
  • Can embrace and excel at utilizing video & sound design in their creative skillset
  • Has understanding of special effects / motion tracking / Keying and colour Correction Video techniques
  • At your core, be a strategic Design Thinker
  • Has a strong knowledge and eye for photo/image treatment & typography
  • Is an effective communicator who can participate in design conversations with team, partners and clients
  • Monitors and incorporates industry trends in graphic design and embraces innovation
  • Has the Ability to embrace scripts and design direction to bring to life ideas / briefs & strategies
  • Has knowledge and practice of main stream social media with respect to UX and UI design and techniques
  • A strong interest in Sports and cultural trends (NBA, NHL, MLB, etc)

Education and Work Experience

  • 5+ years of professional experience working in broadcast / film / advertising or creative agency environment, with a strong understanding and foundation in design / art & animation fundamentals
  • Expert in After Effects
  • Technical design and fluent in all Adobe Design software
  • Strong Cinema 4D abilities a plus
  • Possesses a robust/versatile Demo reel showcasing motion design/animation and or Vfx techniques
  • Strong knowledge of 4K and HD Broadcast workflow and practices
  • Candidate must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or have a valid work permit for Canada.

Rogers Creative is an internal creative agency with 300+ professionals working collaboratively across Canada. With deep roots in media, broadcast, radio, publishing sales - we offer creativity services in the fields of branding, digital and social, motion and 3D animation, advertising, video production, retail design, wayfinding, real time live content, and end-to-end management of projects.

Job Type


  • Graphic Design: 5 years (Required)
  • Cinema 4D: 5 years (Required)
  • Broadcast Design: 5 years (Required)

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$250-350 (Industry average)

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A few months

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Posted 15 days ago
Rogers Media Inc
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