Storyboard artist
Mark Animation - Toronto, ON

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Mark Animation is hiring an experienced storyboard artist to join our production team in Toronto. The position offers a chance to work in a creative environment to produce kids’ animation TV series and contents for digital platform such as iPad game. If you are interested, please send your resume and links to your demo reel (a cover letter is optional) to us. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. Successful candidates can expect to begin the work in May 2014.

Storyboard artist
For this position, your daily tasks may include but are not limited to those mentioned below:

  • Work with director to develop storyboards for animated TV series
  • Collect visual references and contribute inventive idea for visual story telling
  • Work with layout artist to set up the scene for animator to work with
  • Work with other production staffs and report to production supervisor
  • Use thumb nail sketch to pitch your idea to director or suggest the set/prop design

We are looking for candidates:
- At least 3-4 year experiences as a storyboard artist for TV animation production
- college diploma in fine arts/illustration is required
- Strong mastering of composition, color and light
- Strong sense of telling story by visual language
- Very good timing sense
- Expertise in scene, shot, composition and camera language
- Demonstrate proficiency in style of show
- Ensure the quality and style consistence
- Proficiency in traditional or digital sketch and painting
- Exceptional knowledge of Adobe Photoshop
- Must be able to work extra hours and deadline oriented
- Must be willing to revise the storyboard multiple times with a meticulous eye
- Good time management skills essential
- Highly motivated, positive and well organized
- Innovative thinker and idea contributor
- Good communication skills and personal skills
- An excellent team player and also able to work alone
- Able to be proactive—assisting colleagues and looking for ways to improve processes
- Living in Toronto or willing to relocate to Toronto

Salary will be among the range of 40k to 65k or commensurate with experience.

About this company
Global Vision, Local Coverage New Tang Dynasty (NTD) Television is an independent Chinese TV network established by overseas Chinese....