Motion Graphic Designer - 12-month fixed-term contract

Job Details


Chalfont St Peter, Bucks SL9 8TN/remote

Contract Type

Fixed Term

Closing Date

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Number of Positions

1 Position

Job Description

Calling all Creatives…………

BFBS is hiring a motion graphic designer to join their extremely creative team.

If you are a creative motion graphic designer who wants freedom, trust, and opportunity, then come and work for us. 

If you are passionate about graphics, love digital platforms, and have a passion for social media content and marketing then this is for you. 

You’ll be making content for our commercial clients – which include the British Army, the RAF and a number of military charities – as well as for our own brand! You will also work with our in-house news team! 

Duties will include; producing motion graphic using After Effects and occasionally Cinema 4D for our news team, working with our growing number of commercial clients to produce great storytelling for social with graphics and animations and supporting our Comms and Marketing team campaigns.

The successful candidate will have experience of using After Effects in a professional commercial environment and would ideally also have knowledge of working within news, media or communications team.

We’ve got a friendly, ambitious team who support flexible working and empower people.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please email your CV, with a covering letter explaining how you meet the criteria for the position and indicating your salary expectation to [email protected]

The closing date is 12th February 2021. We do reserve the right to close the advert earlier, therefore, we strongly advise you to apply when you see the advert.  

Please ensure that you read our company's privacy policy by applying for this role, you are consenting to the company storing your personal data, as per the privacy policy. If you have any questions relating to this, please email your questions to [email protected]

BFBS is a great place to work and we are looking for someone who has a passion for this type of role within a broadcasting media charity.

We value diversity within the organisation, and we are an equal opportunities employer who actively encourages people from all cultural backgrounds and people with disabilities.

If a candidate with a disability applies for a role within BFBS and meets the minimum required skills, they will be guaranteed an interview.

We offer lots of additional benefits, including free secure parking, Canteen (not open at present though), beautiful office surroundings, medical Insurance, pension, generous annual leave entitlement, sickness absence pay, access to Udemy online training and development courses, 4 x salary life insurance and free refreshments.

We thank you for your interest and application. We can’t guarantee to be able to respond to all applicants, therefore, if we do not contact you within 10 working days of the closing date, you have been unsuccessful. Please look out for other opportunities on our website

‘Work for Us’

Our values and culture

Trust, quality, going the extra mile and a drive to innovate underpin our mission to entertain, inform, connect and champion the armed forces, their families and veterans. 

Our audiences trust what we say and the quality of what we deliver. We take this responsibility seriously so are committed to excellence, and to developing the knowledge and expertise of our people. 

We are a modern and vibrant organization, but with a rich heritage of entertaining and informing the armed forces, connecting them with loved ones when they’re far from home. 

Diversity and inclusion  

We want to attract talented people from a wide range of backgrounds and with different preferences and experiences.

We strive to create an inclusive and collaborative working environment where everyone can contribute, learn, develop, be themselves and grow together.

Our Belonging Network works to ensure that we treat everyone equally and with dignity, integrity and respect, regardless of background.

Our Diversity Employment Network is committed to improving our ability to recruit staff from different backgrounds. 

Our people

Who works at BFBS?

  • Experienced journalists
  • Award-winning video producers
  • Creative digital storytellers
  • Gifted radio presenters
  • Technologists and engineers who deliver media content securely in remote locations across the globe
  • Talented people in finance, marketing & communications, TV production, events, project management, HR, IT and product development.

Our backgrounds, skills and experience are truly diverse. But we all share a passion for what we do and a genuine commitment to the well-being of the UK armed forces community. 

Working with the armed forces

We are truly invested in, and a vital part of, the ‘military family’. Entertaining, informing, connecting and championing them is at the core of everything we do.

Some of us are ex-services, while others are from the media, broadcast and creative industries. 

But irrespective of our individual backgrounds, we are driven to meet the needs of all our audiences. From the morale of the armed forces to the confidence of veterans retraining for civvy street. And from charities struggling to communicate from disaster zones to curious civilians interested in the work of our armed forces.