Junior Storyboard Artist
Type: In house
Salary: $ TBD
Positions available: 1
Start Date: Immediately
Company Info: Mercury Filmworks is one of Canada’s most prolific independent studios and internationally recognized as a leader in the animation industry for its benchmarks in quality, reliability, and innovation. Mercury has helped bring to life many of the most memorable modern animated television and film properties including Jake & the Never Land Pirates, Fish Hooks, Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil, Stella & Sam, Jimmy Two Shoes, Toot & Puddle, Ruby Gloom, Grossology, Gerald McBoing Boing, Curious George: The Movie, The PowerPuff Girls Movie, Fat Albert, and Looney Tunes: Back In Action. Mercury is proud to be associated with partners such as Disney, Warner Bros., Universal, American Greetings, Entertainment One, Technicolor, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, CBC, Teletoon, YTV, Family Channel, and Treehouse. www.mercuryfilmworks.com
Job Description: We are currently seeking Junior Storyboard Artists to join our team for an exciting new production with worldwide exposure. This is a long term contract which may offer an open door for a junior artist to take their skills to the next level and advance in the industry. This position reports to the Storyboard Supervisors.
- Experience on an animated series or feature film is not essential.
- Must have a strong portfolio.
- Must have a strong attention to detail.
- Must have a passion for sketching, conceptualizing and developing characters.
- Must have the ability to work efficiently and under pressure.
- Must be highly creative, with the ability to work within tight deadlines.
How to Apply: Please send your resume and portfolio, ideally containing storyboard samples, to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org and reference: SBA – 0614 on the front and in the subject line of all submissions.