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8 days ago
  • Level Senior
  • Professions Motion Graphics Design, Digital Design
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom
Senior Motion DesignerNET-A-PORTER


The Yoox Net-a-Porter Group builds best in-class eCommerce platforms for our luxury online fashion brands Net-A-Porter and Mr Porter. We are obsessed with providing our customers with an incredible experience by continuing to invest heavily in our in-house Product Design and Research team based in the brand new Tech Hub in White City, London.

Role Purpose

A Senior Motion Designer, will develop succinct motion languages for application across multiple digital products, creating strategic story driven animations, and experimenting with brand motion. You will be bringing concepts to life from storyboards through to polished video pieces.
Our Senior Designers are responsible for overall product design, from colours and typeface to navigation, site structure and experimenting with brand motion-interactions. Working from start to finish on projects you will work directly with clients and present your own work.
We work as hybrid product designers (both UX + UI)  and you would be expected to demonstrate a strong set of motion design skills, alongside either Visual and UX skills, or the desire to develop these. You will also need the practical & technical knowledge to back up ideas. As a Senior Motion Designer, you will collaborate with a team of product designers and owning the motion language and design. You will also assist with any required visual work that will explore user insight, generate and validate ideas and deliver engaging digital experiences.

Key Responsibilities:

As a Senior Motion Designer  you will be expected to:
  • Knowledge of all of Adobe CS products, Sketch, Principle, AfterEffects and other motion and prototyping tools- iOS development and other coding knowledge is a plus.
  • Best practice motion design knowledge and high quality deliverables ready for implementation, from presentations to final digital product application
  • The ability to efficiently produce motion work from discussion, concepts and wireframes across multiple media and digital products
  • Managing and mentoring the more junior members of the design team
  • Developing unique, feasible consumable product solutions which deliver added value to our existing customers, new customers and end users
  • Cutting edge, pro-active product innovation
  • 'Can-do' attitude that always delivers on time and to the highest quality
  • Own projects from conception through to delivery ensuring consistency and quality of design output
  • Assist in concept design across a variety of project types spanning web, mobile & device
  • Participate in and lead both team and client workshop sessions.
  • Gain client and stakeholder buy-in to your ideas through effective presentation and engagement.
  • Work with technologists to ensure effectiveness and feasibility of your designs

Skills and Experience:

  • Several years working as a motion designer, with a strong showreel.
  • Superior knowledge of Adobe After Effects CC, and Cinema 4D.
  • A high level of competence within Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign.
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, with excellent time management.
  • The ability to be able to communicate your ideas clearly.
  • Impeccable sense of timing, creating character and attention to detail within motion work.
  • Take on constructive criticism and use this to enhance deliverables.
  • Knowledge of animation trends, video and web technologies, limitations and best practice delivery methods.
  • Desirable if experienced in Sketch and Principle (or other prototyping tools)

Reports to: Head of Experience – In-Season
Hours:        37.5hrs/week

About Us:
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer. The Group is a Global company with Anglo-Italian roots, the result of a game-changing merger, which in October 2015, brought together YOOX GROUP and THE NET -A-PORTER GROUP; the two companies had revolutionized the luxury fashion industry since their birth in 2000.

Skills Required

  • Motion Graphics
  • Digital Design