Job Title: Apprentice Motion Graphic Designer for Digital Motion Workshop

Location: St Peter Port, Guernsey

Reports to: Aaron Smillie, Founder DMW

Hours: 35 hours pw


Digital Motion Workshop is a new animation studio based in the Channel Islands. Our purpose is simple, we exist to bring businesses to life through amazing content and storytelling.


Overview of role

DMW is looking for an apprentice motion graphic designer. This is an exciting opportunity to work closely with the founder on real client projects and to make a significant contribution to the growth and development of the business.


The Apprentice salary is £1k per month and the apprenticeship lasts for 6 months and with the opportunity for full employment based performance and fit.


Duties and responsibilities

Right from the start you will be learning by doing, working on both client projects and DMW digital projects to develop your skills in After Effect, Cinema 4D and many more creative apps



Skills and experience

Candidates should have a strong digital design/illustration education or background and be able to show a portfolio of their work. Any commercial, charity or non-personal work is desirable but not essential; what is more important is that candidates are enthusiastic, have a strong work ethic, a willingness to learn and a ‘can-do’ attitude towards their work and the business.


The apprentice should be a confident communicator, with the ability to express ideas clearly and show professionalism with clients.


Candidates should have some experience using one or more of the following packages: Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Procreate


Some Motion Graphic Design experience in After Effects and Cinema 4D beneficial but not essential.




To apply for this role please send your CV, portfolio and a cover letter explain why you are applying for the role to Aaron@digitalmotionworkshop.com


Applications close 31st January.



Les Vardes House, La Charroterie, St Peter Port, Guernsey GY1 1EL