Animation Supervisor - Harmony

Summer Memories · Kelowna, British Columbia
Department Summer Memories
Employment Type Contractor
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

We’re looking for a BC or Ontario-based Animation Supervisor to join our growing roster of talented and collaborative artists. Working closely with the Animation Director, the Animation Supervisor is responsible for leading their team of Animators and Animation Leads to complete the assigned work at the highest quality and on schedule to help support and reflect the creative vision for the series.

 

WHAT YOU WILL DO:


  • Work closely with the Animation Director, other Supervisors, Leads and team to complete work on schedule and within budget
  • Review animatics to anticipate needs and challenges that may present throughout their assigned episode, and distribute work to their team accordingly, focusing on individual strengths wherever possible
  • Review all animation for their episode and assign revisions as needed
  • Complete revisions required as called by the Animation Director and Director
  • Support and mentor animation team with a focus on growth in both hard and soft skill areas
  • Ensure that all deadlines are met for the Animation department, working closely with the Animation Coordinator and production support to troubleshoot, flagging any issues in a timely manner in order to prevent delays
  • Resolve problems or issues within the department in a productive and positive manner, escalating personnel challenges when identified
  • Demonstrate good written and verbal communication, and exhibit a collaborative, supportive approach to working with other team members
  • Actively participate in team meetings with a willingness to ask questions or seek input to advance and improve
  • Consistently exercise sound judgment in all areas of performance

 

WHAT YOU BRING:

  • Previous Experience in a supervisory role within a TV/Episodic/Streaming production schedule
  • Proficiency in Toon Boom Harmony
  • Strong understanding of animation principles, and the ability to interpret and apply them
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word
  • Experience with Gmail extensions ie. Google Docs, Mail
  • Experience working with Shotgun
  • Clear, concise and professional communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent teamwork sensibilities and the desire to work collaboratively with fellow crew members
  • A desire to make terrific content in a fun, collaborative and fast-paced environment
  • Currently legally able to work in Canada
  • Currently residing in BC or Ontario


Founded in 2007, Yeti Farm Creative has built a stellar reputation for creativity, quality and service as one of British Columbia’s premier and highly sought after 2D and CG animation and post-production service studios. In addition to its expanding services division, Yeti is nurturing a growing roster of original and ambitious intellectual properties in both live action and animation. Operating out of its newly expanded 11,000 sq ft state of the art studio in beautiful Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, the studio provides script to screen production services to leading global studios and iconic brands.

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  • Location
    Kelowna, British Columbia
  • Department
    Summer Memories
  • Employment Type
    Contractor
  • Minimum Experience
    Manager/Supervisor