19 Apr 2019

Full-Time 2D Character Animators (Junior to Lead Levels)

Hoopla Animation – Posted by Hoopla England, United Kingdom

Job Description

Hoopla is a brand-new animation studio opening in Manchester city centre in May 2019.

Hoopla owns ‘Daisy & Ollie’ which airs on Cartoonito daily and following the hugely successful launch of the first two series, a further 52 episodes are now in the pipeline.


Hoopla will also develop, produce and license family media content, primarily new children’s TV animation shows and offer production services to third party producers.

Our ambition is to build a leading world class studio in the heart of Manchester and we’re on the lookout for a team of skilled and driven individuals with a passion for animation to join us.

We’re recruiting roles across all departments in the coming months and if you feel your skill set is applicable, we would love to hear from you! Please email your applications to recruitment@hooplaanimation.com and detail the role you would like to apply for in the subject box.

NB: Please also include an animation show reel or link containing your most recent work, along with your CV. Animation candidates without an animation show reel will not be taken in consideration. All applicants will be required to work in the Manchester studio.


We are looking for 2D character animators to join our team in the production of a long-form pre-school animated series. The successful candidate will work on successful pre-school series, ‘Daisy & Ollie’ which is produced in Toon Boom Harmony.


The successful candidates will:
• Have experience with Toon Boom Harmony animation. (or similar rigged animation software as training can be provided in house for the right candidate)
• Have experience in similar animation roles for broadcast or film.
• Have excellent communication skills and attention to detail.
• Work closely with the Animation Director and the animation team, be willing to take notes and direction, and hit the scheduled deadlines while meeting high quality animation standards.




Job Categories: 2D Animation. Job Types: Full-Time.

Job expires in 12 days.

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