We are Hiring – Storyboard Supervisor Needed!

Storyboard Supervisor

Calling all animation creatives! We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Storyboard Supervisor to join us at Cloth Cat on series 2 of Luo Bao Bei!

This is a great opportunity to be a part of our busy, vibrant team working in-house at our new central Cardiff studio. We’re looking for someone with a passion for storyboarding to work closely with our Director to manage the team of freelance Storyboard Artists and ensure consistency across production.

The Storyboard Supervisor would be responsible for creating script notes and thumbnails and briefing the storyboard team as well as working on their own storyboards. They would also be responsible for reviewing all storyboards, handling feedback and revisions from the client through to final episodic animatic sign off.

Required Skills

  • Good communication skills and able to work collaboratively and manage a team of Storyboard Artists
  • A strong eye for for composition and staging
  • A good knowledge of cinematography and film principles
  • Strong drawing skills and able to respond to suggestions and feedback at short notice
  • Be a good problem solver and multi-tasker
  • Able to adhere to strict deadlines and a fast paced production schedule
  • Proactive and must be open to direction

Experience

Ideally, candidates will have proven production experience and senior responsibility on at least two full broadcast series as a Storyboard Supervisor or Senior Storyboard Artist

Project Start and End

January 2019 to spring 2020

Location

Cardiff is a fun, energetic and vibrant city with lots to see and do. Whether you’re into sport, live music, arts, food or exploring the coast, mountains, castles or the countryside, Cardiff has something for everyone.

Life drawing classes and our famous in-house art challenges, as well as inspiring events like Cardiff Animation Festival and Animation Nights, cinema, music festivals, food events and eateries to cater to all tastes, we are ideally situated in a thriving creative community and we love to be able to continue to welcome people to Cloth Cat and Cardiff.

What we need from you

If not from the EU, candidates must have a full working Visa for the entirety of the contract.

This is an in-house role, remote workers will not be considered.

Email your job application to jobs@clothcatanimation.com, with the subject line: Job Application – Storyboard Supervisor

Please include attachments or links to your latest CV, showreel and online portfolio if available.

Please note we aim to respond to applications as soon as possible, but responses may take longer due to the high volume of applications.

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16 November 2018