Little Moon are hiring a Storyboard Artist

Website Little Moon

Storyboard Artist

Job Description: Storyboard Artists work under the direction of the Director(s), Producer(s), and Head of Story to create a visual representation of the animation’s narrative for a children’s TV series

Location: Dublin, Ireland

Start Date: July 2021

Type of Position: Fixed Term Contract

Type of Position: Fixed Term Contract, Full-Time

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working from a script or descriptions, create storyboards (thumbnail/rough storyboard panels) that depict the action, camera placement and acting of sequences

  • Draw everything from quick sketches to finished detailed storyboard panels

  • Work with the head of story to define staging, pacing, and camera

  • Discover and create innovative ideas with performance, action, and humour

  • Draw storyboards for assigned sequences and episodes

  • Revise, edit and modify sketches as needed

  • Ensure that the vision and style of the show is consistently adhered to through execution of action, staging, dialogue and camera

  • Tackle story and structure problems and maximise entertainment value where needed

Key Requirements:

  • Must have a good sense of comedy, action, emotional storytelling, and character interaction

  • Strong staging, composition and cinematography skills

  • Capable of drawing characters and environments on model within show style

  • Solid and consistent time-management skills

  • Work as part of a team, collaboratively and on deadline

  • Must be open to direction and able to embrace change

  • Knowledge of software and hardware including Cintiq, Toon Boon Storyboard Pro and Photoshop

Salary: Negotiable based on industry experience

If this sounds like you, please send your latest animation reel along with a cover letter to jobs@littlemoonanimation.com

Deadline to Apply: August 31st, 2021

Little Moon Animation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We know storytelling is its most powerful when we include, celebrate and embrace difference. We strive to be a diverse workforce that is representative of our audiences, and where all can thrive and belong.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process. Please contact us if you require any assistance.

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