Junior Animator

We are looking for a Junior Animator with a passion for storytelling, conceptualisation and visual communication skills and the ability to draw in a varied range of styles.
Junior Animator

About Diva

We are a multi-award winning ambitious integrated marketing agency based in Sheffield. We have a strong reputation for delivering innovative projects that have a positive impact on people’s lives.

Job Detail

Due to significant company growth and new account wins, we are looking for a Junior Animator to join our Digital Team to deliver high-profile videos and digital campaigns.

Role responsibilities

  • Produce high-quality animations and motion graphics — from concept to execution
  • Produce high-quality initial sketches and scamps
  • Produce high-quality storyboards and animatics
  • Able to produce hand drawn assets to specification
  • Able to edit and adjust existing animations
  • Able to edit audio into animations
  • Consulting with clients and lead video animator
  • Researching video style trends
  • Researching technology trends
  • Performing other duties as assigned

Person specification

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite – AfterEffects, Premiere, Animate (Flash), Illustrator
  • Strong passion for story telling
  • Strong drawing skills, sketchbook technique, conceptualisation and visual communication ability
  • Ability to draw in a varied range of styles
  • Experience with both frame-by-frame and symbol animation
  • Exceptional design skills, production value and attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of common software project management practices
  • Willingness to learn


For bonus points you will have:

  • Working knowledge of Cinema4D and ToonBoom

Why Diva?

At Diva, your work will make a difference. As an agency with a strong ethical focus, we work on life-changing campaigns in health, sustainable travel and other positive areas that achieve real results. Our work has saved lives, improved the environment and raised awareness about important issues from high-cost lending to sexual health.

You will love our exceptional working environment, where colleagues share ideas and creativity thrives in a buzzing studio space. You will work in a fantastic location opposite Sheffield train station with friendly, like-minded people who share your desire to make a difference.

Diva is ideally suited to those who enjoy pursuing personal development, with fantastic opportunities for career progression. You will also enjoy the numerous discretionary benefits available to team members, such as a Christmas shutdown and an extra bank holiday.


Educated to degree level in a relevant subject.

Salary is negotiable dependent upon experience.

How to Apply

To apply please send your CV, portfolio and a covering letter explaining why you want to work for Diva to

Diva is an Equal Opportunities Employer.