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MP 282/17 2D Animator (Animation Studio)

We are excited to release a number of roles for our client working within Animation and the Creative Arts. In this recruitment wave we are seeking a 2D Designer.

Role Profile:
- We are looking for a highly versatile and creative Designer experienced in animation media design for CGI and 2D animated series
- The designer will work with the Creative Head of the studio and development team to help originate new project ideas
- Would also work on lettering /logo designs, brochures and fliers
- Will contribute to character, prop, and / or location design, the successful applicant should be versatile and a good all-rounder
- experienced in producing animation character and prop turnarounds for development projects and kids animated series
- Will be expected to be extremely stylistically versatile and be prepared to move from one concept to another
- will develop 2D designs which will be transferred into 3D CGI
- Will work both traditionally and digitally
- Will contribute creatively to regular development meetings
- Will work closely with the Development team to help the studio achieve its production aspirations and find creative solutions to design challenges
- To assure “Best Practice” at all times

Person Profile:
- Must have a strong drawing hand and vivid imagination
- Experienced and comfortable using photoshop and Illustrator ( Sketchup and or Zbrush would be an advantage)
- Lettering and graphic design skills would be advantageous
- Proven credits as an animation designer on two or more 2D and CGI series for Children
- Have a sound knowledge and experience of what is appropriate and fun for the target audience
- An understanding and appreciation of the animation processes and considerations when designing for either 2D digital or CGI animation
- Enjoy working as part of a team
- Will be required to have good communication skills
- Experience in working in a variety of design styles
- Must be stylistically versatile, open to experimentation, new ideas and media
- Must be able to work well under pressure and have a great sense of humour
- Enthusiasm and a passion for delivering the very best designs possible
- Must be prepared to work in-house out of their studios on the Isle of Man

Salary: Excellent Package

Location: South

Sector: Art, Design, Architecture

Position: Permanent

Expires: 13/04/2018

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