Motion Designer - German Speaking markets- Sky Creative Apply


  • Osterley  
    London, United Kingdom
    perm, remote  
  • Company
    Sky UK  
    Start date
  • Closing date
    8 November 2022  
    Posted on
    8 September 2022  

Want to do the best work of your life? Make your mark at Europe’s leading entertainment brand. Our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work – a place where you can be yourself and let your skills shine.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Motion Designer to join Sky Creative in the newly formed German markets team. You’ll be the motion guru of the team and will be tasked with designing and executing motion graphics across all our advertising projects!
Sky Creative work on a hybrid model and enjoy the best of both worlds with 3 days a week in the office and the rest working from home.

What you’ll do:

  • Develop (new and unique) design that pushes our brand forward.
  • Provide effective design solutions in TTL comms across print and digital.
  • Ensure the highest standards of design are always maintained.
  • Have a flair for design, strong typographic skills, and an eye for detail.
  • Have a positive attitude, a love of problem solving and a desire to find solutions.
  • Be a brand guardian, ensuring work conforms to our Sky Masterbrand values.
  • Have a strong knowledge of photography/photographers.
  • Help guide production, shoots, and post-production.
  • Basic motion skills required to help with animatics / moving visulisations..
  • Work independently and collaboratively with the team and the wider organisation across multiple projects.
  • Working alongside Creatives and Account Management to build presentations and arguments to sell the work.

What you’ll bring:

  • Fluent in German and English 
  • A history of creating design for outstanding advertising and TTL campaigns where the idea is key
  • Have created or evolved brand identities across large or small organisations
  • The ability to think across different media – Print, Motion, Digital and Social Media.
  • Proven excellence in creative origination and execution across print and digital channels
  • Proven experience in delivering Brand and Response creative
  • Proven experience across multiple brands
  • Years of experience help but if you’re up and coming and looking for your next step we want to hear from you
  • Excellent design – both conceptual and executional
  • Strong knowledge of print and digital
  • Ability to think and work TTL
  • Have a knowledge of production, shoots, and post-production.
  • A comprehensive understanding of Adobe software (e.g., Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects & InDesign)
  • Ability to take and work with criticism in a positive pragmatic way
  • Problem solving with high levels of personal motivation 
  • Proven ability to collaborate and work with wider departments and 3rd parties
  • Natural Team player

Team Overview:

Sky Creative is Sky’s European Brand and Creative hub providing Brand Strategy, Brand Design, Advertising, Promotions and Broadcast Creative for multiple stakeholders across our European Markets.

The hub will consist of an in-house capability and a matrix of external agency and postproduction partners. 

The hub exists to drive excellence in Sky’s Brand and Creative output, and we are committed to diversity and inclusivity. 

We bring the best from the global market into Sky – we buy technology, marketing, corporate, operational services and editorial production solutions. We are an international team working with our stakeholders our partners to curate the most effective and efficient customer-led operating model. High ethical standards are embeded in our team, and we engage our supply chains in creating a sustainable future!

The Rewards:

There’s a reason people can’t stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:

  • Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
  • A generous pension package
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounted mobile and broadband


Recognised as an ‘Inclusive Top 50 Employer’ and a ‘Times Top 50 Employer for Women’, we’re working hard to ensure we’re a truly inclusive place to work. This means we don’t just look at your CV. We’re more focused on who you are and the potential you’ll bring to Sky. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we’re happy to discuss flexible working!

And we’ll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Why wait? 
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you. 
To find out more about working with us, search #LifeAtSky on social media. A job you love to talk about.

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