ICON Motion
Toronto, ON

Junior Motion Graphics Designer



ICON is a full-service organization with an 100,000 square foot state-of-the-art production facility unmatched in terms of technology, production capabilities, and product diversity, serviced by the most experienced and knowledgeable team of display graphics, digital signage and print professionals in the business. ICON’s reputation for reliability, quality workmanship, professionalism, and customer service is well earned and reflected by the trust and loyalty of clients we serve. As a multi-faceted visual communications media company, we serve our clients’ needs of transforming spaces in retail, out-of-home advertising, corporate/event marketing, hospitality, and consumer packaged goods (CPG) industries.  Our company name represents strength and innovation, both of which are necessary for growth and success within our respective industries. Within ICON we have four divisions – ICON Media, ICON Visual, ICON Print, and ICON Motion. These divisions support the commitment we give to our clients to continue being leaders in All Things Visual.


Job Description

We are looking for a talented Junior Motion Graphics Designer to join our high performing team of content specialists at ICON Motion. We’re a full-service production company that specializes in creating video content for some of North America’s leading brands.

This is more than a job – this is a start to a new career that comes with a family of creatives.

Our Junior Motion Graphics Designer are well rounded creatives with the ability to understand our client’s business needs and are able to work with our producers and directors to help them achieve their goals. Our ideal candidate has the experience, soft skills and adaptability to tell a great story through video regardless of the subject matter.

In development, you’re up on trends and techniques and how to differentiate them. As a Motion Graphics Designer, you have a vision and are able to work well with a director and post-production staff. You’re detail oriented and expect nothing less than perfection. You’re also a job to be around.

Primary Responsibilities

The Junior Motion Graphics Designer works with our producers and directors on a project from initial concept all the way to delivery:


·         Understand and interpret client briefs

·         Design for static and animation

·         Work with Producer and Director to optimize project outcomes and efficiency

·         Edit content for television, commercial, social, interactive, web and on-screen video elements at events

·         Liaise with support team to ensure all client needs are met

·         Ensure quality control for delivery

·         Provide the Editors with necessary files depending on output specifically

·         Ensure project files and assets are organized and stored correctly on the server and online backup

Skills and Experience

We’re not the type of company that cares about where you went to school or how many degrees you have. We like to focus more on your proven track record, what your peers say about you, and what you’ve done to help people or companies succeed in the past.

·         Has incredible visual and communication skills

·         Proved excellence in storytelling

·         Strong attention to detail

·         Self-starter

·         Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects

·         Great team player

What We’re Offering

To us, success isn’t all about the money. Success has to do with learning new skills, working on amazing projects that matter and having a great work life as well as home life.

·         A competitive salary

·         A great benefits package

·         A good work/life balance

·         A focus on continuing education

·         An excellent home for your craft

What to Expect

·         An awesome team of creative colleagues

·         Ping Pong

·         Some really creative projects

·         Flexible work hours

·         Skill Sharing

·         Occasional evening and weekend hours

·         Overtime when required

·         Some travel may be required

Personality Fit

Personality fit is important to us, as it should be to you. Here’s who we are, so you can decide if you’ll be a great fit.


·         Business Minded

·         Cautiously Optimistic

·         Relentlessly Ambitious

·         Fiercely Entrepreneurial

·         Innovators

·         Talented Artists

·         Young at Heart

·         Really, Really Nice

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  ICON Motion is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. 

ICON Motion is a supporter of AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act). Accommodation will be provided to all applicants with disabilities during the recruitment process. Please include a summary of the accommodation required in your application email.


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Additional Details

Category: Advertising / Marketing
ICON Motion
49 Fraser Ave, Lower Level
Toronto, ON, CA
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Posted: Dec 11, 2017
Deadline: OPEN
Type: Full-time
Experience: Intermediate

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