Animade

Creative Director

Job Added: 04 September 2019
Applications Close: 25 September 2019
Level: Director
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Website: animade.tv
Twitter: @animadetv

Animade is growing! We are on the hunt for a Creative Director to join our talented team.

Your day to day will involve the direction of characterful animation and illustration projects, working for a host of clients from around the world. During downtime you will guide and promote passion projects, studio projects and internal collaborations, which are at the heart of Animade’s playful and innovative culture.

You

  • Positive, upbeat and proactive attitude
  • A love for animation and all things character
  • An appreciation of Animade’s culture and what makes us tick
  • A team player who thrives in collaborative situations
  • Driven to master new technologies and techniques
  • Charismatic and professional manner
  • 8 years + industry experience


Skills

  • Strong animation with a focus on character and emotive animation
  • Illustration
  • Fluency in the Adobe CC suite
  • In-depth proficiency of Animation in Adobe After Effects and Photoshop
  • Cinema 4D, TV Paint are a bonus
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Understanding of production workflows


Tasks

  • Creating characterful animation and illustration
  • Directing teams of animators and illustrators
  • Leading client meetings and video calls
  • Working with producers and account managers to schedule and cost potential projects
  • Maintenance of project systems and workflows
  • Leading the creation of proposals and pitches
  • Presenting proposals and pitches to clients
  • Encouraging development and innovation around workflows
  • Directing and guiding passion projects, sharing your talent with the wider team

Details and Benefits

  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Great work/life balance with flexible start times and very minimal overtime
  • Team away days and trips. We just got back from a long weekend in Spain!
  • Incredible company culture and team spirit
  • A creative culture that encourages passion projects and downtime innovation of our craft

How to apply

Apply here.

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