Creative Director

Chimney Group Australia

We're looking for an experienced and talented creative director, with a background in motion graphics, film & design

24 / 11 / 2016
  Sydney
  Full-time

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s leading production and creation houses, with an unparalleled pedigree and workmanship, great company culture and ample opportunity for travel. This role will see the right candidate directing live action films for amazing projects and fantastic clients.

The person we are searching for is an experienced Creative Director with motion graphics, film and design background to join us full time. You must have a keen sense for design and a strong ability to multitask, bringing several projects at a time to life, from concept to delivery. You are also capable of directing short live action films, as well as conceptualizing creative projects.

Equally important is a developed understanding and sensitivity towards client/brand/product needs, as-well as an eye for quality, as this role will require you to manage external designers/editors to ensure creative and technical excellence. 

If you are self-motivated, highly organized and a team player, then we want to hear from you!



Skills and Experience

  • Excellent eye for motion design

  • Intuition for storytelling and directing

  • Video editing skills a must

  • Master of Adobe package, especially After Effects

  • Strong ability to create style frames and present concepts

  • Knowledge of Nuke or Flame is a bonus. 

  • Knowledge of Cinema 4D is also a bonus

  • Highly valued, but not required, experience with Da Vinci Resolve

About Chimney

More than a production company, we have storytelling at heart. 
 
It's in our DNA, it's what we do. Though Post-production is our first true love, we've expanded across the spectrum of creative production, delivering effective and visually superior work with a strong focus on client service. We work with high end moving images, producing TV commercials and online films in all their variety.
 
Based in Surry Hills, Sydney, Chimney Australia is one of 12 worldwide offices of the Chimney Group, a dynamic, entrepreneurial and award winning business with over 380 global employees. 

Benefits

Chimney has a number of programs, both individual and team based, to reward outstanding employees. For outstanding staff there is ample opportunity for international group transfers and work placements.

Apply

Applications must be received by 12th January 2016.

Applicants must have working visa for Australia to be considered.

No agencies. 

Please submit a cover letter with a summary of your achievements to date, along with your resume and reel to: bo.thorp@chimneygroup.com 

Reference: Creative Director 

bo.thorp@chimneygroup. com

Need more information?

Feel free to email your questions to Bo Thorp, MD

bo.thorp@chimneygroup.com