Despite the current circumstances, our teams remain here to support you.
We're available by phone, email or via our website so get in touch, stay connected and let's get safely back to work together.

Motion Graphics Designer

PrimaryBid - FinTech

We have partnered with PrimaryBid to build out their In-house creative and design team including the addition of a Motion Graphics Designer.

You’ll have the opportunity to produce content for both their own brand and partner businesses such as Deliveroo. Being at an early stage there is tons of room for rapid progression, creative freedom and ownership over your work.

The client

PrimaryBid is an award-winning FCA regulated digital platform connecting individual investors with publicly listed companies raising capital. They have has completed over 130 transactions including for high profile FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 companies in the U.K., most recently running the Community and Customer offer components for the IPOs of Deliveroo, Parsley Box, PensionBee and Cellular Goods with it’s new digital IPO product.

 

In October 2020 they completed a $50m Series-B fundraising from leading global investors and is already expanding internationally and following some huge successes this year Series C is just around the corner. They have commercial agreements in place with the London Stock Exchange and Euronext, the leading pan European stock exchange in the Eurozone with presence in over nine geographies.

 

Also worth noting that PrimaryBid is the platinum partner for UK Fintech Week 2021, and was previously part of Tech Nation’s Fintech growth programme (delivered as part of HM Treasury’s  Fintech strategy) and graduated from the prestigious Accenture FinTech Innovation Lab accelerator at the top of the 2018 cohort.

The role

PrimaryBid are currently building out their own in-house Creative Studio under their Head of Design with the expectation that the Creative team will be 5-10 people in the next year, sitting as part of the wider centralised design team that also looks after Product.

As a Motion Graphics Designer you will be working on a wide range of projects including large campaigns, social posts, presentation work and animated prototypes. These projects will be for the PrimaryBid brand and heir partners. So will you get the opportunity to work closely with brands like Deliveroo, PensionBee and Celular Goods to name a few.

Being the first Motion Designer in the team you will have real ownership over the work that you produce but taking direction from the Head of Design. The PrimaryBid team are firm believers in domain experts which means as their dedicated Motion Designer you will have the scope to advise them on best practice and trends in the motion space in order to take your work in new directions.

Here’s what you’ll be doing:

  • Creating eye-catching, dynamic content (motion graphics and animated visuals) for a range of platforms and different brands.
  • Creating 2D visuals for all main channels (web, social media, OOH, TVC and Pitch decks)
  • Contribute to establishing the PrimaryBid brand as part of the creative team.
  • Present design solutions to stakeholders, defending design decisions and being open to feedback, incorporating it in your work.
  • Contributing to idea generation sessions and taking ownership where needed.

The candidate

What you need:

  • Demonstrable experience creating 2D motion graphics and animated content from concept through to completion. A reel showcasing past projects will be requested.
  • Proficiency in design principles, typography and 2D layout
  • Proficiency in After Effects, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
  • A user centric approach to content creation, understanding the given audience to drive results.

Nice to haves:

  • The ability to record and edit live footage (video and audio)
  • Proficiency in video editing tools (Premier or others)

Benefits:

  • Salary ballpark of £50,000.
  • Equity options
  • 25 days of annual leave +one additional day on your birthday (Plus BH)
  • Pension: Aviva (3% Employer, 5% Employee)
  • Private Healthcare – Complete cover with Bupa
  • Annual discretionary bonus (Based on company performance)
  • Cycle to work scheme

Note: Being a rapidly growing start-up, the benefits package is constantly evolving with more to come over the next six months.

We welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences. Our team includes parents, the self-taught, the university-educated, and people of a wide variety of nationalities, ages, and socio-economic backgrounds.

Obviously, we’re looking to ensure it’s a solid fit from both sides: we want you to step into a role you love, and we want to offer you a place you’re proud to come to every day for work.

We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences to apply to be part of life at Zebra People. We are committed to a fair and accessible recruitment process for all candidates. We would be happy to meet any accommodation requests during the application or interview process, please just let us know.