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23 Aug 2021

Fixed-Term Character Designer/Posing Artist

Jam Filled Entertainment – Posted by JamFilledEntertainment Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Job Description

Jam Filled is a dynamic workplace for like-minded creative artists, we will remind you why you love cartooning: every project is produced with an eye for quality and an ear for fun!

Our Toronto Studio is looking for a Character Designer/Posing Artist who will create the visual direction for characters and character poses for one of our amazing productions!

You’ll get to:

  • Create visually appealing character designs in line with the style of the production as assigned by the Art Director and/or Directors
  • Create dynamic and anatomical character poses for use in animation
  • Gather suitable reference material from various sources
  • Revise work as per Director and/or Art Director feedback
  • Provide creative input where appropriate
  • Troubleshoot creative and technical issues as they arise

This will be your JAM if you have:

  • 3+ years of Character Design experience within a series or feature animation production environment
  • Completed post-secondary education in classical animation, art fundamentals, concept design or other relevant area of study
  • Strong drawing & painting skills with the ability to produce visually appealing artwork
  • Advanced 2D skills in Photoshop, with 3D experience an asset
  • Excellent understanding of human and creature anatomy and physical limitations
  • Ability to adapt working style to varying budget and schedule parameters
  • High level of creativity, with the ability to perform to standard under tight deadlines
  • Ability to handle feedback and constructive criticism well

What’s in it for you?

  • Healthcare and dental
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Close proximity to the downtown core and public transportation
  • Various activities, team-building events and parties
  • Flexible work hours
  • Focus on work/life balance

Boat Rocker is committed to hiring and supporting diverse candidates. We strongly encourage applications from people who identify as being part of an under-represented and equity-deserving group. This would include people who identify as racialized, Black, Indigenous, women, LGBTQ2SI+, and having a disability among others. We also recognize the importance of intersectional identities in our hiring and retention.

https://boatrocker.catsone.com/careers/71401-Jam-Filled/jobs/14482917-Character-DesignerPosing-Artist

How to Apply

To apply, please submit your completed application and Character design portfolio here: https://boatrocker.catsone.com/careers/71401-Jam-Filled/jobs/14482917-Character-DesignerPosing-Artist

Job Categories: Character Design. Job Types: Fixed-Term. Job Tags: character design, concept art, Design, expression charts, photoshop, posing, rotations, and turnarounds.

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