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Senior Motion Designer - German Markets - Sky Creative

  • Sky
  • Osterley, Isleworth TW7, UK
  • 16/03/2024
Full time

Job Description

We’re looking for a senior designer with a passion for motion design, a love of animation, coupled with a strong conceptual and creative approach to design to work on our promotions & campaigns for the German market!

In this role you will be working with a variety of content from some of our biggest shows! This role would suit an experienced motion designer who is proficient with After Effects, ideally has some broadcast experience and is a confident German speaker. Given this role will be focusing on the German market we need someone who is able to think and design in German, as-well as communicate with some of our stakeholders based in Germany.

What you'll do:

  • Demonstrate strong conceptual and creative design, art direction & typographic skills

  • Be a brand guardian, ensuring work conforms to our Sky Masterbrand values.

  • Lead on projects and support others as necessary. Collaboration with other teams will be a given.

  • Work across promotions & campaigns for the German market

  • Work with external suppliers to ensure consistency in design tool kits

  • Proactively push the quality of the output both internally & through our suppliers

What you'll bring:

  • A deep understanding of motion design

  • Proven experience in the promotions / broadcast industry

  • A comprehensive understanding of Adobe software (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects & InDesign) Working knowledge of Cinema 4D an advantage.

  • An eye for detail, strong typographic skills and a flair for design

  • A positive attitude, a love for problem solving and a desire to find effective solutions

  • Presentations skills and the ability to creatively advise and exchange ideas with other team members

  • German language skills

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

  • Access a wide range of exclusive Sky VIP rewards and experiences

How you'll work:

We know the world has changed, and we want to offer our employees the chance to collaborate at our unique office spaces, whilst enjoying the convenience of working from home.

We've adopted a hybrid working approach to give more flexibility on where and how we work. You'll find out more about what this means for this role during the recruitment process.

Your office base:


Our Osterley Campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Gunnersbury, Ealing Broadway and South Ealing tube stations. There’s also plenty of bike shelters and showers.

On campus, you’ll find 13 subsidised restaurants, cafes, and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed and even get pampered at our beauty salon.


We take pride in our approach to diversity and inclusion: we’ve been recognised by The Times and Stonewall for this, and we’ve committed £30million to support the fight against racial injustice. We’ve also set ambitious targets for increasing ethnic diversity and representation throughout our organisation.

At Sky we don’t just look at your CV. We’re more focused on who you are and your potential. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, So we're happy to support you as much as we can with flexible shift patterns.

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.