Big Bad Boo Animation Studios is seeking an experienced Animation Director /Supervisor to join our team in our very busy downtown studio.
- Provide creative vision and direction on production and post-production of a 2D animated TV series
- Provide suggested changes/comments/feedback/creative solutions in all areas of the production pipeline, creative judgment and animation timing a must
- Ensure quality standard for finished project using established 2D animation practices and processes.
- Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external creative approval personnel.
- Work closely with supervisors, coordinators, editors and artists to ensure execution of the story in the animation of each episode.
- A minimum of 3 years experience working in the production of an animated TV series (2D)
- Proficiency in Adobe Animate and Adobe Premiere
- Experience directing the animation pipeline of an animated TV series
- Ability to assess the artists’ talent and skillsets in order to achieve the needs of the production
- Experience in dealing with TV Networks’ production guidelines and requirements
- Excellent leadership, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
- Ability to clearly communicate an artistic vision to others and get them to realize the vision
- The knack for working effectively under deadline pressures – specifically the approvals process
- Patience and ability to work with people from different disciplines and cultures with varying degrees of technical knowledge – must be able to coach/mentor/lead younger artists
- Keen judgment for juggling multiple priorities
- Ability to work independently or to collaborate with a group
- Experienced working with Mac and other office/communication programs
- Most importantly, a passion for animation
If interested, please send resume and link to online portfolio.
Full time contract position. Contract duration: indeterminate.
Position open to Canadian Citizens, Permanent Residents and international candidates.
Available to start immediately. Serious inquiries only.
Located in Vancouver, Canada, Big Bad Boo Studios is dedicated to producing and distributing kids content that is inclusive, entertaining and high quality.
Address: 1020 Mainland Street, V6B 2T5, Vancouver, BC.
Language of work: English