Wanted ASAP: Storyboard Revision Artist for CG Animation Studio
About the position:
The Storyboard Revisionist makes changes to completed Storyboards upon receiving notes from the director.
Responsibilities and duties:
Handling storyboard revisions and animatic cut-ins as per needed.
May need to storyboard a section of the script based on the director’s notes and storyboard supervisor’s instruction.
Manage his/her time effectively and efficiently in order to complete the production on time.
Communicate ideas effectively and recommend solutions to help interpret the script visually.
Consult with Supervising Director to approve the final storyboard panels and make revisions as needed.
Maximize the re-use when the production schedule calls for it.
Overall, be aware of the show/series continuity.
Qualifications and competencies:
Preferably with one year storyboard experience.
Excellent understanding of animation timing and posing.
Familiarity with 3D animation and the strengths and weaknesses of CGI animation.
Superior understanding of filmic storytelling principles and techniques.
Critical thinking skills.
Planning and management skills.
Ability to communicate processes, plans and concepts.
Ability to create entertaining and persuasive messages.
Ability to present specific viewpoints.
Nerd Corps is one of the largest animation studios in Canada boasting a diverse portfolio of award-winning original properties such as Slugterra, League of Super Evil, Storm Hawks and Rated A for Awesome. But we’re more than just an animation studio. We build stories, worlds, and experiences for kids that cut across platforms from television to online, games, toys, mobile—wherever kids are spending time. We handle all stages of our process in-house, including IP creation and development, animation production, finance, sales and distribution, licensing and consumer products, and interactive development. We’re a rarity in the industry, and are looking for the best talent to join our team!
We would like to convey our sincere thanks to all those who express interest in being a part of the Nerd Corps team. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted.