jobby: Assistant Director, 9 Story Media Group, Toronto

9Story_MediaGroup_Logo_Dark9 Story Media Group is an industry leading creator, producer and distributor of award-winning animated and live action content for young audiences around the world. 9 Story has produced over 900 animated and live action episodes, seen on some of the world’s most respected children’s channels.

Job Title: Assistant Director
Job Type: Contract
Start Date: Immediate

Assistant Director

Reporting to the series Producer, the Assistant Director is responsible for providing support for the series Director and managing the storyboard department.   The position requires strong drawing skills, animation & comedic timing and composition.   A strong background in storyboard supervision is a MUST as well as knowledge in animation techniques. Ability to manage a team to meet creative goals and meet deadlines is necessary.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Launch storyboards with artists and director
  • Review rough boards from artists and give revision notes
  • Review clean boards from artists with director. Give revision notes
  • Storyboard timing.
  • Assist at the leica edit with Director
  • Responsible for generating new panels and executing board revisions.
  • Managing team of revisionists to get all notes addressed in a timely manner
  • Address client /Broadcaster/stake holder comments on lieca with some supervision.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Be aware of and respect deadlines and milestones.

Salary range: TBD

 

To Apply:
Please email your resumes, to marissac@9story.com with “Assistant Director” noted in the subject line. Only selected candidates will be contacted.