Animation Designer (Temporary)
Content | New York City / Remote (US) | Temporary
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About the Show:
The BR Animation team is looking for an animator for The Champions, a scripted comedic animated series featuring caricature versions of the players and managers of the Champions League. Episodes are approximately 4 minutes long and distributed on the BR app as well as Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.
About the Job:
The animation design role is responsible for bringing the animated world of The Champions to life. Animators work as part of a team in a traditional digital workflow in an exciting, creative, and fast-paced environment. This is a short-term temporary position.
2-5 years experience in 2D hand drawn animation in a professional setting
Fine Arts Bachelor's degree in animation or relevant work experience
Expert in Adobe Animate
Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and After Effects
World football knowledge a plus but not required
Works well with a team
Works well receiving constructive feedback
Please include links to examples of your work in your application
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