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Job title: Video & Motion Designer 

 

Reporting to: Senior Designer 

 

Contract type: Full time 

 

Location: REKOM UK – Head Office in Milton Keynes 

 

 

Who we are: 

REKOM UK is one of the largest specialist late night operators in the UK with 42 clubs and bars including brands such as PRYZM, ATIK, Bar & Beyond and eden. We are now a proud part of the REKOM family of entertainment venues and party bars. The company started out in Denmark in 2007 and has since grown to own and operate over 170 businesses in Denmark Norway, Finland and now the UK. As award-winning operators, we are viewed as the national leader in the late-night market with a focus on great service, industry-leading entertainment, and VIP experiences. 

 

Who we need: 

Our in-house creative team is looking for a talented Video and Motion Designer with an eye for design to create engaging video content for our venues, websites and social mediaReporting to the Senior Designer they’ll be working alongside other Graphic Designers. We are a small close-knit team constantly creating new and exciting content for our UK business 

 

The candidate would be experienced and well organised, who has exceptional attention to detail and lives and breathes all things video and motion design. Creating video content is a passionnever a choreThey are a real team player with aapproachable and helpful ‘can-do’ attitude, always flexible and able to help and support others. Their portfolio will possess immersive videothat are both visually and commercially effective.  

 

They keep up to date with the latest design trends and consider themselves a creative expert. They are customer focussed which allows them to create eye-catching content to communicate key business messagesIt’s important to them to develop strong relationships with colleagues around the business and are confident to collaborate and contribute ideas in meetings 

 

What you’ll do: 

  • Be our sole video and motion design expert 
  • Act as a brand guardian for all our brands 
  • Contribute to team meetings and brainstorming sessions 
  • Respond and deliver all creative briefs from start to finish 
  • Provide sound knowledge and advice for all things video and motion 
  • Help and support the team in all relevant meetings and presentations 
  • Occasionally film live content on location which can include directing other videographers and models to get the best quality content 
  • Help manage the production of shoots, liaising with internal and external stakeholders where needed 
  • Edit and deliver quality content as per brief at speed to meet fast turnaround  
  • Look after the video content library making it easily accessible to all 
  • Provide support to other designers with video and motion software  
  • Constantly look for ways to improve how we do things as a team 

 

What you’ll have: 

  • Detailed and relevant experience with an excellent portfolio 
  • Be fully versed in Adobe Creative suite particularly After Effects and Premiere Pro 
  • Experience in content storytelling through all media with a strong knowledge of social trends and platform dimensions 
  • Experience of all digital video formats and social media platforms 
  • Experience in working collaboratively with other creatives 
  • Experience with cameras, lighting and audio setup 
  • Ability to help art direct talent to get the best quality content 
  • Experience in searching for and using stock video content 
  • Understanding of digital asset management 
  • Experience with working with online project management tools 

 

What you’ll bring: 

  • A natural collaboration style, based on an intrinsic need to talk to and work with various functions in the business to get results 
  • A customer-centric ethos 
  • Excellent organisational skills 
  • Ability to make sound decisions, focus on detail, and problem-solve independently 
  • Flexible and good-humoured approach under pressure with a willingness to adapt 
  • Happy to take ownership of projects, get your hands dirty and have a positive outlook on feedback 
  • Equally happy to be team and growth-focused to ensure quality of video output is always improving 
  • Confidence to challenge a brief, be a great team player and communicator 

 

What would differentiate you from other candidates: 

  • Experience in shooting and editing videos for the hospitality sector 
  • Experience filming high quality video in dark, busy and loud settings 
  • Possess own filming equipment would be an advantage 
  • Ability to use Cinema 4D or similar 3D software 
  • Experience working for in-house creative teams and use of Asana 
  • Live within a commutable distance to Milton Keynes 

 

Applicants will be expected to provide showreels / samples of their work. 

 

What you’ll get 

Lots of benefits including: 

  • Brand new 28” iMac to use 
  • Competitive salary 
  • Flexible working hours 
  • 25 days annual holiday 
  • Entitlement to Company sick pay 
  • Family friendly benefits 
  • Life assurance  
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme 
  • Parking at the location of the HUB & great location in central Milton Keynes for restaurants and shopping 
  • Employee Assistance Programme 

 

Remember: Attitude is everything, everything is possible, you just need to find the solution. Are you that person? 

 

All applicants must be well presented, professional, a good communicator with excellent overall operational standards. You must also be eligible to work in the UK and currently live within commutable distance of the REKOM UK office in Milton Keynes. Our people come first! 

 

 

Please send your CV, salary expectations, notice period and portfolio to: careers@rekom.uk