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Motion Graphics Designer / Animator

Job details

Eyes and Ears
27 Jul 2022
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Design, Marketing & Media, Screen & Sound


We’re looking for a Motion Graphics Artist/Animator to join us at Eyes and Ears!

Join a thriving video production company, producing high-end social, online and commercial videos for some of New Zealand’s favourite brands and organisations.

We are an official member of Diversity Works and Pride Pledge and have a huge emphasis on inclusive values and having a people-first approach. We’re keen to do our part to make the world a better place through video!

This is a full-time permanent position.



  • Planning, designing and creating motion graphics/animations for commercials and other forms of videos.
  • Working with the post-production team and director to create high quality work in a variety of different formats, whether that’s a fully animated brand video, an animated logo sequence or just overlay graphics.
  • The natural ability to bring sometimes abstract ideas to life with clarity and accessibility.
  • Adapting to various different styles of animation depending on the creative brief and client’s branding.



2-5 years industry experience



  • Creative approach to storytelling through animation and graphics
  • Graphic design of assets (characters/layouts/branding slides)
  • Adding fluid and exciting flare to bring the designs to life
  • Managing time and workload
  • Attention to detail when taking feedback
  • Clear and efficient communication to your team mates
  • Having a collaborative mindset
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure.
  • Adobe Illustrator, After Effects and Premiere Pro



  • We have a friendly, relaxed working environment with a small tight-knit team. We have a huge, eclectic mix of novelty items around our office and we love a good office sweepstakes. We think it's important to have fun but we also knowing when it's time to put our heads down and get the job done.
  • Our values are super important to us, and we’re looking for somebody who is on the same page. That means we are all about creating equal opportunities, trying to find sustainable ways of doing things, calling out racism and gender inequality and in general, always supporting each other.
  • We are also situated in a great spot in Eden Terrace close to many rental houses, cafes and restaurants. Check out our website for more about us!

The role is 9am-5:30pm, Monday-Friday. Occasional overtime will be required.

Start date is ASAP

How to apply

If this sounds like you, we’d love to talk!

Please provide a cover letter to tell us little bit about your background, and why you think you’d be a great fit for this role, along with your up-to-date CV and showreel if applicable.

For any video links you send through, it's very helpful for us if you outline specifically what you did (design, animation, colour grading, sound design, editing etc)

All applications to be sent to

Written by

Eyes and Ears

2 Jul 2022