Art Director - Primetime Comedy

Burbank, CA
Design
Full Time
Bento Box is looking for an Art Director to see through the creative vision for a new primetime comedy series!

Must be available to start in February 2020

Responsibilities

    • Serve as the main point of contact between the Executive Producers and the production team, seeing through the creative vision for each script
    • Break down script and prepare for hand out to Design team
    • Oversee designs and give notes at milestone phases throughout the schedule
    • Manage a team of in-house and freelance artists, guiding them to excellence
    • Review designs submitted to ensure they fit the needs of the storyboard
    • Oversee color team ensuring continuity throughout show
    • Review take 1 animation footage, call retakes, do draw-overs and provide reference as needed for retake process

Qualifications

    • 3+ years of experience art directing in episodic series television, preferably in primetime comedy
    • Knowledge of 2D animation and a thorough understanding of a 2D production pipeline from development to post production
    • Knowledge of Photoshop. Toon Boom Harmony knowledge is a plus
    • Comfortable working digitally on a Cintiq.
    • Outstanding people skills: ability to guide a unique group of creative staff
    • Excellent organizational and project management skills
    • Must be able to adapt to changes easily within a highly dynamic environment, including the management of the team within this environment
    • Strong attention to detail is critical
    • Previous supervisory and leadership experience, including demonstrated ability to manage and motivate a team