jobby: Assistant Director, Corner Gas Animated, Toronto

CTV Comedy Channel’s #1 Original Series and IMDb TV Original series, CORNER GAS ANIMATED, is

in search of an Assistant Director.

JOB SUMMARY

● Work closely with the Director to implement the objectives of the storyboard and manage complexities of production

● Supervise breakdowns and reference gathering for storyboard packages

● Assist Director to create comprehensive script notes (technical and reuse notes) for storyboard hand-out

● Collaborate with department heads to discuss concerns, timeline and complexity, given the schedule.

● Responsible for completing all deliverables on time and according to production schedule and within guidelines/show parameters such as number of scenes, complexity requirements, etc.

● Supervise storyboard revisionists and manage storyboard department according to the needs of production

● Review and assist in revisions for storyboards during the animatic process to ensure comedy is priority one.

● Meet all deadlines as determined by the Producer or Production Manager

● Troubleshoots storyboards that are not up to the creative and technical standards of the series.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIRED SKILLS

● Must have at least 5 years’ experience working as a Storyboard Supervisor/AD (or similar position) in either broadcast or feature film work.

● Strong knowledge of Toon Boom Storyboard Pro

● Manage timelines and schedules ensuring work is delivered on time

● Proven and Effective communication skills both written and verbal

● A good understanding of cinematography and staging

● Strong drawing skills

● Ability to work collaboratively

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter and a link to your work by Friday October 2, 2020 to animationjobs@veritefilms.ca