Freelance Senior 2D ANIMATOR
- Closing date: 07/01/2020
- Salary: D.O.E
- Location: In-House
- Contract Type: Freelance
We have a very exciting and rare opportunity for a talented individual to join our experienced team.
Funko Animation Studios are an awarding winning animation production company based in the heart of Bath; we produce work of the very highest calibre. In recent years Funko has become established as a global pop culture phenomenon; working with Lucas Films, Marvel, Disney, DC Comics, Warner Bros, and Microsoft. The animated content produced at Funko Animation Studios in Bath heralds a new era of original Funko animation.
We are looking for a FREELANCE SENIOR 2D ANIMATOR to work in our busy team. Previous experience in animation is essential; The ideal candidate would come into this role with an understanding of animation pipelines and workflow, and will ideally have series experience.
The role is offered on a three-month freelance contract basis with an immediate start. The Experienced 2D Animator will report to our in-house Head of Department. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, organised, able to use their initiative and generally make themselves indispensable in this fast-paced and rewarding environment.
The ideal candidate’s skillset will include:
• Knowledge of Adobe Animate
• Strong animation ability
• Skilled drawing ability
• Keen eye for timing
• Previous Series work required
• Ability to manage a team
• Strong communication skills
• Be able to give clear concise feedback to animators
• To able to motivate and encourage
• Basic storyboarding ability
• Setting work/working to tight deadlines
• Positive and enthusiastic
They must also:
• Be able to work as part of a team
• Have previous experience of series work
• Be able to work to tight deadlines
The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, organised, able to use their initiative and generally make themselves indispensable in this fast-paced and rewarding environment.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK and be able to work full-time, in-house at our studio located in Bath, UK.
START DATE – ASAP
SALARY – DOE
CONTRACT – Freelance, in-house