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STORYBOARD DIRECTOR - INVADER ZIM (66-MINUTE ANIMATED TV MOVIE)

STORYBOARD DIRECTOR - INVADER ZIM (66-MINUTE ANIMATED TV MOVIE)

# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-Burbank

Overview and Responsibilities

SUMMARY:

  • Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for a Storyboard Director for Invader Zim, a new, animated, made-for-TV movie. This is a once-in-a-generation opportunity! Oversee in-house and freelance storyboard artists to ensure the quality and the style of the show is maintained.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Regularly meet with Storyboard Artists and Storyboard Revisionists to thoroughly review and revise storyboards. 
  • Ensure desired quality and style of show is met. 
  • Oversee implementation of Executive Producer and Standards’ notes into storyboards. 
  • Communicate with Executive producer and line producer as to the status of work progress and any problems that may arise. 
  • Answer questions from Storyboard Artists and Revisionists during storyboarding and revision process. 
  • Answer questions from Animation Directors regarding storyboards. 
  • Answer questions from production Staff regarding organization of designs from storyboards. 
  • When time allows, sit in on script meetings to offer feedback from a storyboarding perspective.

Basic Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to work digitally with a Cintiq.
  • Ability to manage the production schedule and resources.
  • Must demonstrate proficiency in style of show.
  • Strong staging and composition skills.
  • Strong drawing and mechanical skills.
  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn applicable design software and hardware.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong time-management skills.


DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA/BS in Fine Arts or equivalent experience strongly desired.
  • 3 – 5 years as storyboard and or director preferred.