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
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