Video Editor / 2D Animator

Job Description

Video Editor / 2D Animator
Newcastle upon Tyne
Full time permanent
£20,000 - £25,000

Our client lives by four key values – innovation, quality first, market focus and collaboration. As Video Editor / 2D Animator, your role will incorporate these values as you work at the forefront of 3D technology and partner with some of the biggest names in the automotive and technology world including Audi, Pagani and Unity. This is a great opportunity to work alongside a dynamic and successful marketing team.
Reporting to the Senior Motion Graphics Designer, the successful video editor / 2D animator will become an integral part of one of the UKs most exciting start-ups, implementing creative projects that will run at the forefront of company and client campaigns.


• Filming and editing company and client videos.
• Working on 2D motion graphics.
• Working in parallel with the Senior (3D) Motion Graphics Designer
• Supporting the Marketing Team with presentation design
predominantly in PowerPoint but could also include Prezi and Keynote. .


• Experience using the following software –
Adobe Aftereffects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Premiere, Lightroom, Audition.
• Experience shooting video with a range of cameras and lenses such as DSLR’s, GoPro. As well as using gimbles/stabilizers, lighting and camera rigs such as sliders and jibs.
• Able to work collaboratively across disciplines to establish innovative ideas and implement these into future designs.
• Passion for all things tech particularly VR/AR/MR with a keen eye for new techniques and fresh approaches.
• Excellent communication skills with the ability to drill down to establish needs and offer the best possible outcomes.
• Previous experience working to and achieving deadlines.


• Video-grading manually or with tools such as Trapcode Magic Bullet or Davinci Resolve
• Photography and re-touching
• Knowledge of music / audio editing / engineering
• Creating and editing vector-based graphics in illustrator

If you are interested in the advertised Video Editor / 2D Animator position please apply through the requested method and we will be in touch shortly with regards to your suitability for the role. Sharpe Recruitment Ltd is a North East based consultancy, dedicated to placing professionals in rewarding jobs throughout the North of England across a variety of disciplines including Digital Media, Design, Development, Creative Advertising, Sales & Marketing, Tech & IT.

Job Skills

Degree level in design, Motion Graphics, Camera skills, Video Editing, 2D Animation

Additional Information

  • Salary:£20000 - £25000 per annum
  • Industry:Design and Creative
  • Location:Newcastle upon Tyne

Job Filled

We have already filled this vacancy.


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