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Brown Bag Films Recruiting Production Manager, Character Designer & Character Breakdown Artist

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Production Manager

Description

JOB TITLE: Production Manager
REPORTING TO: Producer

Summary of the Role:

Brown Bag Films 2D Animation Studio in Manchester is recruiting for the position of Production Manager.
Working in a busy creative environment, the successful candidate will be working on a new high profile 52 episode X 11 minute pre-school series for a global children’s channel.
This role offers the right candidate a wonderful opportunity to join an exciting high growth company.

Key Areas of Responsibilities:

Create and maintain a detailed weekly report for the production of the series and the individual departments
Manage the weekly visual asset deliveries
Ensure the production team understand the goals and deadlines of each assignment and key milestone deliveries
Help to plan and troubleshoot the pipeline for the production
Plan with the available resources to optimise the efficiency of each department in line with the schedule
Communicate clearly and regularly with Series Producer, Technical Director and Creative Team on the production status

Person Specification/Requirements

Minimum of 3 years’ experience in managing Series or Feature Film Animation productions
Strong experience in scheduling and managing teams across multiple departments
Excellent organisational and communication skills
Strong troubleshooting skills
Capable of motivating and leading teams with enthusiasm
Comfortable in working to tight deadlines
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, in particularly Excel (required)
Knowledge of asset tracking and data base software

Contract type: Fixed Contract

All applications to: jobs@brownbagfilms.com
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Character Designer

Description

JOB TITLE: Character Designer
REPORTING TO: Producer

SUMMARY OF THE ROLE:

Brown Bag Films has opened a 2D Animation Studio in Manchester and is recruiting for the position of CHARACTER DESIGNER.
Working in a busy creative environment, the successful candidate will work on a new, high profile, 52×11 minute episode pre-school series for a global children’s channel.
The series is being created in ToonBoom Harmony.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Work with the Art Director to refine existing characters and props
· Create further characters and props in the same style, ready for animation in ToonBoom Harmony

PERSON SPECIFICATION:

· Credited experience of working as a Character Designer on a preschool series (please provide details)
· Able to demonstrate design work aimed at the target audience
· Experience in ToonBoom Animate Pro or Harmony preferable but not essential

Start: ASAP
Fee: Competitive
Duration: Fixed term
Location: The Sharp Project, Thorpe Road, Manchester, M40 5BJ

All applications to: jobs@brownbagfilms.com
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Character Breakdown Artist

Description

BROWN BAG FILMS UK is recruiting a CHARACTER BREAKDOWN ARTIST

SUMMARY OF THE ROLE:

Brown Bag Films has opened a 2D Animation Studio in Manchester and is recruiting for the position of CHARACTER BREAKDOWN ARTIST.
Working in a busy creative environment, the successful candidate will work on a new, high profile, 52×11 minute episode pre-school series for a global children’s channel.
The series is being created in ToonBoom Harmony.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Work closely with the Director, Pipeline TD, Art Dept, and Animators to breakdown the characters ready for animation in Harmony
· Rig the characters for animation
· Set-up and manage the library of assets, ready for use throughout the series

PERSON SPECIFICATION:

· Experience of working as a Breakdown Artist in ToonBoom Animate Pro or Harmony is essential
· 2 years + working in a past faced production environment for TV/Film
· Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
· Track record of excellent organizational and communication skills

Start: ASAP
Fee: Competitive
Duration: Fixed term
Location: The Sharp Project, Thorpe Road, Manchester, M40 5BJ

All applications to: jobs@brownbagfilms.com
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