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Nemo Design

Graphic Designer + Motion Graphics

Creative – Portland, Oregon
Department Creative
Employment Type Freelance to Hire
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Portland, OR

We are Nemo Design of Portland, Oregon. We work with the best outdoor, active and lifestyle brands by developing strategy and designing experiences with the consumer at the heart of everything we do. 

We are looking for a Graphic Designer to join our team. The successful candidate has a multi-disciplinary design background which consists of graphic design as well as video editing, animation, 3D/CGI skills and production. You have excellent people interaction, collaboration and organizational skills. You are a superior storyteller through motion as well as through 2D graphic layouts. 

Our agency was built on high impact design, authenticity in everything we do, youthful energy, and innovative ideas that deliver results. We work and play as a team; collective progression is the Nemo motto. 



 • Translate art direction into concepts adding your own design aesthetic with purpose

 • Design all materials according to client and/or internal specifications and follow digital

asset organization standards

 • Create and manage assets, including imagery, mood boards, inspiration pieces, and

provide solutions to Art Directors

 • Ensure final deliverables reflect client, design, and internal business goals

 • Push our client’s and Nemo design standards forward by looking for new, innovative and

successful ways to communicate through design

 • Constantly strive to deliver compelling and successful design solutions

 • With Art Director input, oversee individual projects, from concepting assignments to

execution through final production and delivery

 • Participate in and/or lead client and internal meetings/critiques to present concepts

and design directions to clients and internal staff

 • Expert conceptual, layout and type-handling abilities plus strong knowledge of print production


 • Constantly improve and update industry standard software skills and ability

 • Work on concurrent projects maintaining quality standards throughout

 • Strive for personal and professional improvement

 • Maintain and develop strong and team driven communication skills with co-workers,

clients, vendors and managers


 • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy


 • Ability to sketch, illustrate and communicate visual ideas

 • Conceptualizing multiple solutions to a problem through research, drawing, storyboarding, style frames, comping, videography, photography, editing and graphic layouts

• Proficiency knowledge of video/film production

• Proficiency knowledge of motion graphics and/or animation production process from concept to delivery

 • Knowledge of formatting for output and delivery for any platform or use



 • 4+ years of experience in graphic design in a design studio, ad agency, or motion/post house

 • Experience in editing, animating and/or producing video

 • Expert Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects

 • Proficient in editing using Premiere Pro, and/or Final Cut Pro

 • Proficient in Cinema 4D or other 3D software

 • Experience in color correction/grading

 • Proficient knowledge of motion graphics and/or animation production process from concept to delivery

 • Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design, Motion Design, Visual Communications or equivalent measurement and expectations 



Competitive salary, based on your level of experience

A generous benefits package which includes health, dental, 401K, paid time off, and more

A fun, friendly, and collaborative workspace with state-of-the-art creative tools, kick ass co-workers and amazing clients

Nemo is an open, energetic creative environment. We are also an equal opportunity employer, and this full-time position is available to any candidate who meets our standards.

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  • Location
    Portland, Oregon
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    Freelance to Hire
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