Nottingham, London, St Pauls
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Brand:
23 (Entain)
About The Role
At Entain we do things our own way, with our own personality and attitude, For The Good Of Entertainment.
 

We are a leading, global, digital gaming and gambling business and are constantly looking to push boundaries and develop the industry making digital gaming and gambling more enjoyable for all our customers. At Entain we have some of the world’s biggest and most exciting sports and gaming brands such as Ladbrokes, Coral, Party Casino and bwin.

The perfect candidate will have the opportunity to work with some of the most influential technologists and marketeers in the business. As Senior Motion Designer you will be responsible for leading the overall output of animation, video and motion-based design across a range of our global brands and have a passionate, proactive approach to producing new and exciting creative.

Key Responsibilities
 
  • Concepting, leading and designing video and motion-based creative across a full range of digital, social, website and CRM communications
  • Adopting a “hands-on” approach when required to help the wider team with concept development
  • Ensuring all Motion Design work is completed to the highest standard. Striving for continuous improvement and excellence
  • Crafting eye catching and relevant animated creative across our suite of sports betting and gaming brands
  • Ensuring that processes are efficient and best practice is adhered to
  • Leading and overseeing the work of Motion Designers, ensuring that guidelines are adhered to and the highest level of work is produced
  • Sharing knowledge with the wider Creative Department regarding techniques and technology that are relevant to your craft
  • Owning projects across multiple brands whilst always seeking opportunities to push the creative possibilities
  • Understanding design principles as well as motion design. Being sensitive to design theory, layout, graphic design and show visual skills beyond key-frames and technical knowledge
  • Developing direct reports through conducting regular peer-to-peer reviews and setting objectives
  • Understanding and investigating new content to develop highly visible creative video solutions
  • Maintaining communication and relationships between Motion Design and other teams within Entain
  • Encouraging team collaboration, brainstorming and co-creation workshops.
Specialist Skills & Experience
 

Essential

  • Degree/Diploma or equivalent in Motion Graphics/Animation
  • Extensive knowledge of some/all of the following (Adobe Creative Suite, Cinema 4D, 3D design software)
  • Produce storyboards, and have an understanding of camera angles and narrative flow
  • A natural creative design ability
  • Concept, design and animate best-in-class motion content
  • Team management experience with ability to lead and develop designers
  • Effective time management and organisational skills, as well as strong attention to detail
  • Confidence to present and pitch creative concepts to senior marketing stakeholders
  • An enthusiasm for sharing and discussing ideas
  • Ability to successfully self-manage multiple projects with hard deadlines
  • Active interest in the design and technology sector
  • A strong desire to learn through analysis and exploration
  • A motivated, inquisitive approach
  • An engaging portfolio/ showreel of work that demonstrates impressive motion graphics including 2D, 3D, live action and experimentation.

Desired

  • A strong interest in sports and/or gaming (Poker, Bingo, Casino)
  • Experience working for brands in a regulated sector
  • Experience working within a global company with multiple markets
  • Filming and editing experience
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About Entain

We may sit on the FTSE100, but for millions of customers worldwide, we’re the brands they hold in their hands – and heart. As the home of household names like Ladbrokes, Foxy and PartyPoker, to name just a few, we elevate lives with moments of excitement. And right now we’re elevating ourselves above the competition. We’re leading the industry in bold new directions - and it’s our diverse and talented team who are making this possible. Believe us, the best is yet to come. For our customers. For our future. For your career.

DEI and Wellbeing @ Entain

At Entain we do what’s right. It’s one of our core values. Which is why we’re taking the lead when it comes to creating a diverse, equal and inclusive future - for our people, our industry and our society. We’ve created a culture where everyone can feel psychologically safe, included and heard. Where being accepted for who you are is a given. Here, we celebrate our individual differences, and make sure everyone feels supported, respected, and empowered to thrive – and that starts from the moment you apply to join us.

Life @ Entain

We’re a team who love to play, and win, together. We love building bonds between our people, and we love to build your career up too. Join us, and we won’t just be your employer, we’ll be your biggest cheerleader. We’ll give you the power to lead the conversation on your learning and career goals from day one, and then get behind you with all the support you need to take your career – and our business – to new heights.