LEAD 2D ANIMATORS wanted @ Kavaleer Productions!

Website Kavaleer Productions

LEAD 2D ANIMATORS (CEL ACTION)

APPLICATION DEADLINE – MONDAY 28th MAY

Kavaleer Productions are looking for LEAD 2D ANIMATORS (CelAction) to work on ‘Pablo’ – a pre-school show. Leads need to be experienced CelAction users with 3+ years professional experience. This role is only available to candidates that can work in-house at our studio in Dublin. Fixed term contracts, July/August 2018 to May 2019.

SUMMARY OF THE ROLE

The position of Lead Animator requires someone with a thorough working knowledge of CelAction 2D and ideally experience in a similar supervisory role on broadcast animation projects.

The role requires strong animation skills, with the ability to tackle complex scenes, strong communication skills and attention to detail.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES

Work closely with animation director to create high standard of animation for broadcast

Must communicate well and be willing to take notes and direction, under tight deadlines

Active in flagging potential issues related to animation and proposing solutions

Mentor and lead by example less experienced artists, providing them with support, guidance and instruction

Team management including allocating scenes across team and maintaining accurate record of team frame count

Providing feedback to team-mates on animation work before review by animation director

SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES NEEDED TO PERFORM ROLE EFFECTIVELY

Ideally at least 1 year’s experience as a Lead Animator

Strong familiarity with CelAction 2D

Comfortable managing a team, effective and pro-active communicator

Excellent attention to detail

Able to take feedback and direction

Effective time management and ability to work within tight deadlines

CONTRACT TYPE: FIXED CONTRACT

REPORTING TO: ANIMATION DIRECTOR

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@kavaleer.com