Illustrator Animator

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About Puff Digital Inc.

Puff is a global media brand focused on the cannabis industry. We presently own and operate five publishing websites and have a network of 30+ other publishers. This offers our clients the ability to advertise in a highly restrictive and regulated market. In addition, we offer end to end agency services to our clients helping them go from inception to global player, or from black market to legal entity.

We have a work hard, play hard ethos and our mission is to help normalize cannabis while growing our partner brands in a rapidly evolving industry landscape.

We are hunting for a talented illustrator animator to help us show our audiences engaging, original content and work on client campaigns.

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Work with the Art Director and content team in a collaborative and skilled environment; Design & animate motion graphics for promos and brand spots, create unique animated content for distribution on a vast media network.
  • Contribute to brainstorms, concept development, style frames & animations
  • Estimate costs and time to complete graphic designs and illustrations
  • Prepare mock-ups and storyboards, design and layouts and graphic elements, prepare design concepts, sketches or models for approval
  • Determine the medium and tools best suited to produce the desired visual effect and the most appropriate vehicle for communication
  • Consult with clients to determine the nature and content of illustrations in order to meet their communications needs

Job and Professional Requirements:

  • College diploma in graphic design or related field
  • Online portfolio and/or video reel is REQUIRED
  • 1-3 years of experience in motion graphic or animation field
  • Strong motion design skills including AfterEffects and other motion/editing design tools is REQUIRED
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe CC suite (Photoshop and Illustrator)
  • A strong understanding of user interface design, user experience, and visual design fundamentals and techniques in generating designs/layouts
  • Experience in 3D software is a bonus!
  • Brainstorming skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Problem-solving skills

Start Date: Immediate

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: Toronto, ON

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