Yowza! is the place for high-quality animation – that means drawing!
Our staff and crew are extraordinarily talented, smart, strong, wise, and supportive people
who will share their knowledge and are happy to learn from you.
We are currently seeking to hire a talented Background Supervisor. This is a unique opportunity for highly skilled and motivated artists who want to work on a rewarding animated series.
Start Date: Immediately
Est. End date: TBD
Term of Employment: Full-Time, Remote
Salary: Based on Experience, benefits available
The artist will be tasked with managing a team of background painters, tracking, assigning and completing a weekly quota while adhering to the style of the project. Strong background painting skills in Photoshop, colour styling, texture & lighting are needed.
- 3+ years of experience in long form & or series animation
- Excellent understanding of lighting, spacing, posing and animation principles
- Strong understanding of composition and storytelling
- Strong painting skills
- High proficiency in Photoshop
- Additional experience in Toonboom Harmony an asset
- Applicants must be a Canadian resident in the PROVINCE OF ONTARIO; and have filed taxes within Ontario in 2021. Ontario is their primary residence.
Applicants MUST be a resident of the PROVINCE OF ONTARIO and MUST have filed taxes with Ontario listed as their primary residence.
No walk-ins or phone calls please. Only those being considered will be contacted for interview.
Thank you in advance for your interest. We hope to hear from you soon!