Animatic Editor

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Department: Creative - 3D

Type: Contracted to Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Bardel is currently recruiting for talented Animatic Editors to work collaboratively with our Emmy award winning studio team. In this role, you will work alongside the Series Director to assemble story reels from the storyboard art, cut dialogue and provide a working animatic reel of the story that meets the parameters in length, format as well as all other specifications.

What you will be doing:

  • Work with Directors and creative leaders to cut the picture to time, and layback audio tracks as required for delivery
  • Provide a working animatic reel using temp audio sound effects, temp music where required and aids in providing a technically and creatively solid animatic pass
  • Aid in keeping production deliveries on target by collaborating with production manager, storyboard coordinator and art team to achieve timely delivery of animatics
  • Ensuring animatics are in line with production parameters for animation and lighting/comp as specified, i.e. monitors use of complex camera moves, use of liquids and flowing fabric, hair, effects, etc
  • Set-up Avid projects/and timelines to jump start Directors in their story editing process, should they be available to or planning to do their own edit
  • Assist Series Director/Episodic Directors in show archiving process
  • Assist Series Director/Episodic Directors in outputting shows and reels as per the specific requirements of the project
  • Assist in making dubs and output requirements, as required

What you bring to the table:

  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience in a similar capacity
  • Strong editorial skills both technically and creatively
  • Understanding of pacing and storytelling
  • Exhibit an enthusiastic attitude, willingness to learn and advance in the editorial field

Why work at Bardel?

We’ve got great people, and for good reasons! Bardel offers work on exciting high-profile projects, a generous compensation/benefits package, and a fantastic company culture fueled by career development and artistic skill enhancement. Every day you will collaborate with other influential, career-minded, creative professionals from around the world.

What we want to see in your application:

  • Why YOU are the right fit for this position
  • A demo link to your most current work. This is a chance to show off your best work!

Thank YOU!

We thank all applicants who express an interest in being part of the Bardel team. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of submissions received, we will only be in touch with those that are determined to be a compelling match for our current opening(s).

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