Lead 2D Animator for Graphic Novel Memoir

Category: Animation, Film/TV Production
Job Type: Full Time

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Key responsibilities:

Study the animation style and Animation Supervisor’s brief on the objectives of each scene

Animate assigned number of frames as per quota per week, comprising multiple passes and approval by your Animation Supervisor/Lead and Animation Director. Please note that quota can vary depending on difficulty and complexity of the assigned scene, which will be assessed by Production and Supervisor

Follow instructions of Animation Supervisor/Lead and Production Manager to meet creative standard and production deadlines

Address any problems with the Animation Supervisor, Production Manager and Production Coordinator

Communicate progress of work to the Animation Supervisor, Production Manager and Production Coordinator

Ensure quality and style of show is consistently achieved in animation work and that all notes/retakes are added

Occasionally supporting junior crew members per supervisor’s request

Follow exact procedures set by LH (i.e. file naming and storage) according to the production’s guidelines

Attendance is required at meetings when requested by the Animation Director and Production Team

Address any problems with the Animation Supervisor or Animation Lead

Review messages on messaging systems and emails during working hours

This list is not exhaustive and might be complemented by reasonable and related tasks that are requested of you.

Key requirements:

Experience in cut-out animation using Toon Boom rigs

Advanced knowledge in Toonboom Harmony

Requires to have no less than 3 years’ experience in Animation for television or feature film and/or a portfolio displaying the required skills

Strong understanding of traditional 2D animation principles

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize work

Attention to details and problem-solving skills

Experience with Shotgun

Be available on messaging systems and by emails during working hours

Must be willing to relocate to Kilkenny

Lighthouse Studios

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