Seeking Animation P.A.'s | Nerd Corps Entertainment Inc. (nerdcorps.com)
Department: Animation

Location: Vancouver


About the Position

As an animation P.A. you have basic knowledge of the principles of animation, movement and timing skills. You create high-calibre simple to moderate dramatic and action-oriented character animation while at the same time meeting production deadlines. You are integral to the animation team and are enthusiastic at developing your skills. You are able to take direction and address notes willingly in a timely manner.

Responsibilities

Demonstrate a basic sense of performance, posing, timing and weight, including lip sync and shot to shot continuity
Complete assigned animation within scheduled timeframe
Address required revisions and modify shots as requested
Assist with and complete production-related assignments
Actively participate in production-related meetings by offering thoughts and ideas
Keep current on animation techniques
Recommend any team training needs to lead animator
Carry out duties in a professional and positive manner
Be a positive and creative force on the team

Qualifications

Proficient in 3D animation packages
Understanding of character animation, lip syncing, and camera composition
Solid understanding of character posing
Degree/diploma in fine arts or animation or equivalent experience an asset
Previous experience in animation is an asset
Able to take direction, collaborate, and be a team player
Able to communicate in a professional and positive manner
Able to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas
Able to multitask, prioritize and manage time efficiently
Able to work alone and collaboratively, often with multiple tasks and under deadline pressure
Encourage feedback and new initiatives
Able to adapt to multiple animation styles
Must be open to direction and able to embrace change

THANK YOU 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.