Supervising Animator - Duncanville

North Hollywood, CA /
Animation /
Full Time
Bento Box is looking for an experienced Supervising Animator for the 2D Primetime Comedy series, Duncanville! The ideal candidate is someone who is deadline-driven and able to handle quick turnarounds. Must be comfortable working in Toon Boom Harmony in a collaborative environment and willing to take and follow direction. Must be good communicators, as engaging with co-workers and directors is an integral part of this role.

Responsibilities:

    • Responsible for supervising animators to ensure character performance and consistency 
    • Understands how important deadlines are for a fast paced episodic production
    • Animate key shots within required sequences
    • Strong character acting ability, solid sense of comedic timing, high quality draftsmanship and drawing abilities
    • Well developed critical eye with strong attention to detail
    • Work with Animators to ensure the creative goals by the Director are met
    • Maintain relationships with team of artists
    • Collaborate with the director in review of animation, and participate in other creative meetings such as dailies, walk-throughs, editorial meetings, etc. 

Qualifications:

    • Proficiency in Toon Boom Harmony software is required
    • Knowledge of Shotgun preferred, but not required 
    • Two (2) + years of professional studio experience, preferably in 2D series
    • Online portfolio for submission is required
    • Previous experience in a broadcast animation environment and knowledge of a studio production pipeline is highly valued