About us:

the tree is an award-winning digital agency based in the heart of Shoreditch. We’re a
small team (despite having won Best Large Agency at the UK Social Media Awards
last year) but we think big. We really care about what we do – as well as about each
other – and we’re looking for someone to join us.

Our design studio has a vision to become the most dynamic, award-winning digital
content production teams in our sector. We produce animation, video, web design
and graphic design. The successful candidate will work closely with the rest of our
creative team to continually try new things and go further for our clients.

About you:

We’re on the lookout for a talented Midweight Motion Designer with a who is eager to
imagine and execute exciting new ideas. You will work with our team of three
designers, with a view to growing the area over the coming 12 months.


• The ability to work and prioritise tasks effectively in a high-pressure environment
• You’ll work well as part of a team, constantly sharing ideas and collaborating
• Present ideas to team members and clients
• Concepting
• Storyboarding animations and video
• Pro-actively contribute to pitches by developing creative concepts and ideas that will change the way people think about brands
• Bring all-round positivity to our company culture

Key skills:

• After Effects wizardry
• Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
• A degree in visual effects and motion design, graphic design or similar (desirable)
• Working knowledge of video editing software’s (either Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro)
• Creating innovative animation solutions for social and video
• Great conceptual thinker and storyteller, with a keen eye for detail
• Team player with a hands-on, ‘can do’ attitude
• Campaign creative and concepts
• The ability to work and prioritise tasks effectively in a high-pressure environment
• Great communicator
• Bring all round positivity to our company culture!

We are looking for someone mid-level but we’re open to reviewing showreels/portfolios at all levels

Bonus skills:

• Character animation skills
• Animation skills in 3D (Cinema 4D)
• Working knowledge of Video editing software (either Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro)
• HTML / front end experience

A little more about what we’ll give you:

• 27 days annual leave + bank holidays
• Weekly yoga/HIIT via zoom
• Bi-weekly Friday drinks
• Bonus scheme
• Up to 5% commission on any successful new business introductions
• Perkbox membership with discounts across a wide range of brands
• 6-month performance-based pay review
• 4 x annual group training sessions
• 1 x 3rd party paid training course
• Monthly socially distant staff events
• +1-day annual leave for each year at the business

If this sounds like an environment you would flourish in, don’t hesitate to get in

Please email your CV, portfolio and your favourite GIF to studio@thisisthetree.com to apply.