Animator/ Motion Graphics Artist

CK Advertising - Cape Coral, FL (30+ days ago)4.0

Animator/Motion Graphics Artist

CK Advertising is part of one of the nations largest full service automotive retail advertising agencies, Caldwell & Kerr Enterprises (which includes: CK Advertising, DyGen, Ember Social, WholeSale Mail & Email Resultz). CK Advertising is attuned to all evolving brands and trends in the competitive landscape because we represent over 300 automotive dealerships nationwide in 45 active media markets. CK Advertising offers award-winning, end-to-end, high-octane, full throttle, no-holds-barred, pedal-to-the-metal advertising services to our partners!

As a part of Caldwell & Kerr Enterprises, we have grown exponentially and continue to expand. We offer a casual, but lively and fast-paced work setting with offices in beautiful and exciting areas like; Cape Coral, FL, Atlanta, GA and Denver, CO. We are at the forefront of the industry, with media and social innovation that rises above the competition. All of this progress begins with our recruiting efforts to build a great work force of dedicated and proactive employees.

We are looking for an Animator/Motion Graphics Artist to design and edit audio video content with heavy motion graphics and characters. The majority of the work involves : 30 and : 60 commercials, but we do longer and shorter formats and even radio spots.

Educational Requirements & Qualifications for a Motion Graphics Artist:

  • Bachelors of Fine Arts in Animation, Motion Media Design, or equivalent experience (BFA in film, visual effects, etc)
  • TV commercial production/editing knowledge and understanding
  • Versed in 2D and 3D character animation techniques
  • Must be proficient in Adobe CC. Particularly After Effects
  • Must be versed in video industry codecs
  • Graphic design background a plus
  • Storyboarding and hand illustration knowledge a plus
  • Audio knowledge and techniques a plus

Basic Qualifications for a Motion Graphics Artist:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Proactive, self-starter
  • Problem solver/creative
  • Great organization and time-management skills.
  • Positive attitude and energy

Essential Functions of an Animator/Motion Graphics Artist at Caldwell and Kerr Advertising:

  • Produce TV/Web : 30 commercials with speed, quality, and accuracy.
  • Communicate with other departments to produce video content
  • Help production department maintain and organize video assets
  • Encode and upload broadcast ready videos to stations

Please note, this list of essential functions and job duties is not intended to be all-inclusive and you may be expected to perform other job duties as assigned.

*Applicants must have the ability to competently perform all the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Please no freelance applicants and individuals must be currently located in or willing to relocate to Fort Myers, Florida.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Editing: 1 year (Required)
  • full time: 2 years (Required)
  • animator: 1 year (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)