Motion Designer

NW5 1LP Full-time


WeSwap is the people’s currency exchange! We offer a peer to peer travel money platform enabling travellers to swap currencies directly with each other – avoiding banks and corporates allowing us to offer the best rates on travel money. We want our customers to ‘stress less and travel happy’ hence our mission is to help travellers everywhere swap and manage their currency in the cheapest, fairest, and most transparent way possible.

If you are looking for the rare opportunity to be part of an exciting fast paced, high growth, fintech company then read on!

We are seeking a creative, original and energetic Motion Designer with experience of producing content for social media to increase our resource for making WeSwap a visually exciting and innovative company.

The Motion Designer will work with the Design team to produce motion graphics for the Marketing team, Partnerships team and the Product team, as well as other departments across the business on an ad-hoc basis.

This is an opportunity to think conceptually; creating storyboards, dialogue, and a sense of realness for the brand working alongside the Head of Design to produce engaging campaigns that make this company a market leader in its industry.

  • Producing engaging video content to drive awareness and sign ups via social media channels - Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat

  • Liaise with project stakeholders to develop and refine their briefs for motion design work, starting with making a quick but clear storyboard

  • Identify and action the most applicable video design and production method for a brief, using your creative flair and working knowledge

  • Create original and inspiring videos to spec, with the defined audience at the heart of the final piece

  • Produce on-brand video content such as social media posts, blog and email GIFs, and in-app animations, adhering to the branding guidelines

  • Update and maintain a shared video library to ensure consistent use throughout the business

Above all, we want someone who…

  • Has creativity pouring out of their soul

  • Can quickly formulate ideas of the best way to present

  • Is skilled and experienced in Adobe CC After Effects and Premiere Pro (bonus points for Cinema4D, Illustrator and Photoshop)

  • Can quickly pull together videos on the fly, including filming quick, candid footage with a smartphone or DSLR

  • Has some kind of evidence of their previous motion design work/non-work (such as a portfolio, website, or YouTube/Vimeo page)


  • Experience in creating first class motion design and animations, video and animated content for use in both organic and performance based social media campaigns.

  • 2/3 years’ experience (in-house or agency environment)

  • Concept to creation.

  • Respond positively and proactively to briefs, always looking for opportunities to add excitement and value to all projects

  • Maintain awareness of industry trend


  • 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays!

  • Ride to work scheme

  • Life assurance (4x salary per life)

  • Child care vouchers

  • Monthly socials

  • Friday afternoon drinks in the office

  • Season ticket loan

  • Commission free currency exchange

Location: Kentish Town – London

Interested? We’d love to hear from you!


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