Background Supervisor – Best & Bester

Description

From May 2021 to May 2022

Gigglebug Entertainment is recruiting a Background Supervisor for “Best & Bester”, a 52 x 11′ animated comedy for Nickelodeon.

We’re looking for a BG Supervisor with experience on series production. We’d prefer you to work in-house at our Helsinki studio, but don’t hesitate to contact us even if permanent relocation isn’t possible. At the Gigglebug Studio, you would be part of a friendly and tightly knit team, working in collaboration with the Director, Art Director, Layout Supervisor and a team of Background Artists both on-site and remotely.

The Background Supervisor will conduct producing beautiful background art in colour, making sure that the look follows the style of the show and remains consistent throughout the series.

The ideal candidate would have:

• 2 credits on an animated series, ideally as Background Supervisor, or 3+ years’ experience in a similar role
• experience and understanding of 2D animation pipelines
• a strong sense of colour and storytelling, with an eye for detail
• the ability to work collaboratively
• proven experience of leading a team
• strong communication skills
• excellent planning and task scheduling skills across a team
• the ability to organise, troubleshoot and deliver in a fast pace environment
• fluent in English

Most importantly: a passion for cartoon comedy and all forms of animation!

Please send enquiries, and portfolios to: martti@gigglebug.fi