3D Motion Designer / VFX / Visual FX Designer for Circus Street

  • London  
    £30,000 to 35,000 p/a  
  • Company
    Circus Street  
    Start date
  • Closing date
    8 May 2019  
    Posted on
    9 April 2019  

Circus Street is an exciting business that has doubled in size for three consecutive years. We provide our International clients with engaging on-line learning. We teach digital media & marketing with fun and engaging video consisting of animation, VFX and interactive elements, viewed by our learners across 125 countries

Reporting into the Head of Production who describes himself as Causative, Creative, and Culinary, you will be joining our 20 person production and content team consisting of creative, like minded individuals: writers, producers, animators, editors and compositors in our Goodge Street office in London. Here we also conduct our sales, marketing and development functions. Circus Street is a growing team of over 100 people across our offices in London, NYC, Austin TX & Singapore and we’re always excited to have great new people on board.

The Role:

The successful applicant will possess energy and enthusiasm to ensure their design, animation and 3D work is of the highest quality. The role will report to the Creative Director and will be responsible for 3D environments and animations within the lessons at Circus Street.

Education, Experience and Skills Required

  • Experience working previously in motion graphics, animation or a production environment.
  • 3+ years Experience with Cinema 4D (Octane Render, xParticles a bonus)
  • 3+ Experienced with After Effects, Photoshop and the rest of the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Excellent communication and storytelling skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team or on your own and able to take direction.
  • Flexibility to switch between several projects at once.
  • Exceptional creativity and innovation, with accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver 3D Projects from conception and design to asset creation, all the way to rendering and playout.
  • Create integrated 3D and Visual elements to real world footage
  • Create motion graphic style animations that simplify complicated information based on written scripts.
  • Work closely with the compositing team to create beautiful, seamless renders with a clean repeatable workflow.
  • Participate in brainstorming, visioning sessions with the team, or client as appropriate.
  • Create storyboards that depict the script and narrative.
  • Drawing sketches, creating artwork or illustrations for style guides.
  • Use technical software packages, such as Cinema 4D or Maya and Adobe packages.
  • Working to production deadlines and meeting the businesses commercial requirements

We are looking for someone who possesses the following attributes:

  • Self-Starter - ability to work using your initiative
  • Passion – for all things creative
  • Highly energetic personality – that connects with the team and other departments
  • Professional – unquestionable integrity, credibility, and character
  • Attitude – Positive, can-do and adaptable
  • Good Bones – Respectful and caring attitude towards employees and colleagues, collaborative and helpful approach


  • 25 days holiday
  • Group Pension Scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Enhanced maternity & paternity leave
  • Discounts on healthcare, dining, days out and more…
  • A dedicated wellness manager whose job it is to look after the physical and mental health of our employees
  • Seminars on exercise and eating
  • Workshops on health, wellbeing and cookery classes
  • Fresh fruit, vegetables & healthy snacks, communal eating areas and monthly Birthday celebrations
  • Free access to Circus Streets’ suite of Digital Training Courses
  • You will have access to state of the art equipment including a macbook air so you can work comfortably around any part of the office, full access to the Google drive suite, and a work phone for those all important calls!
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