Assistant Editor – Tom and Jerry Time!

Join the Gigglebug crew for
Tom and Jerry Time!

This is the kind of classic cartoon stuff that only comes along every so often and we are thrilled about starting production! The hand drawn, non-dialogue format for Warner Bros Animation calls for an expansion to our team – cartoon lovers, come join us! Tom & Jerry Time is the first preschool outing for the iconic cat and mouse duo.

The role is primarily based in Gigglebug’s studio in Helsinki, Finland.  Applicants who are ready to relocate to Helsinki, will be prioritised.

Please send your portfolios and possible questions through the Apply now -button.

Purpose of the role
As an Assistant Editor you will work in close collaboration with our Editor and Story Team in bringing the Tom & Jerry stories to life.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in animatic edits, and addressing notes from the Series Director and Client
  • Organizing assets, incl. audio files and ensuring that file hygiene is maintained
  • Updating audio files to animatic edits
  • Managing exports to different formats and communicating with other departments when files are ready for review and delivery
  • Work collaboratively with the team to ensure all production requirements are met

Qualifications:

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Proficiency in editing in Storyboard Pro is preferred but not required (we can train you in Storyboard Pro!)
  • Proficiency in editing in Premiere is a plus
  • Experience in animatics and series production is a plus
  • Love for cartoons

Application period:
Apply now!

Contract time period:
1.5-3 years. Starting as early as September 2022

Location:
Helsinki, Finland

Does this adventure call to you?
You can apply by sending your cover letter and portfolio to us as soon as possible.

Please note that we will fill this position as soon as we’ve found the right person, so please act quickly to start your new adventure with us in the Nordics.

Why Gigglebug?
We are a fast-growing, 100+ deep band of animation people, enthusiasts, and visionaries from around the world, brought together to inject positivity and creativity to the world of kid’s content. Our agile animation studio in the Heart of Helsinki, Finland. This is our atelier. Home of the Gigglebug. Hotbed of fun. And a safe space for stand out creativity.

Our mindset, values and work ethic translate to creativity, honesty, equality and high quality. In short: Nordic playfulness. As humans, we look for purpose in our work. Our purpose is to contribute to making the world a better place – by spreading laughter and joy.

Why Nordics?
We want to make the best stuff in the world. But we also want to live the best life we can. This means world-class projects; a warm, supportive culture; and all the benefits of the Finnish society. Read: trustworthy people, stable governance, inclusive values, tons of nature, healthy work-life balance, free and high-quality schools and daycares, social and healthcare benefits… The list of nice things is abundant.

Future Workplaces certificate is granted to workplaces that are characterised by boldness, passion and human values. It is awarded to companies that have succeeded in creating an exceptionally positive employee experience. 

The employee experience in Gigglebug was evaluated in April 2022 based on a Siqni survey sent to all the employees. On the basis of the survey, Siqni has granted Gigglebug a Future Workplaces certificate.