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Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 days ago(8/12/2020 11:19 PM)
Summary: Assist the writers in their daily production functions. Responsibilities: - Attend writer’s meetings and prepare follow-up notes. - Transcribe notes into correct format for submission to network. - Proofread, revise and re-work premises, outlines and scripts. - Distribute premise, outlines and script drafts and revisions internally and to network. - Attend network story meetings; prepare and distribute follow-up notes for writers and EIC. - Attend Storyboard pitch meetings; prepare and distribute follow-up notes. - Proofread storyboards for dialogue and other changes. - Maintain and update comprehensive database and files of premises, outlines and scripts, including all drafts and submissions. - Maintain and coordinate writing schedule, including updating and distribution of weekly script status reports. - Attend weekly production meetings and provide updates at meeting. - Prepare, track and catalogue premise, outline and script submissions to network; track and catalogue network notes. - Follow up with network to receive notes on schedule. - Prepare “recording” and “as recorded” scripts. - Provide to appropriate production staff the cast list with line counts with every draft of the script. - Track and coordinate pickup lines. - Alert PM/LP of any writing issues. - Observe and report regularly to PM/LP on all production-related aspects of notes meetings.
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2020-14511
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 7 days ago(8/7/2020 11:19 PM)
SUMMARY: Nick Animation is looking for a Backgroun. Generates background designs, overlays, underlays, shadow and color guides, floor plans and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met.   RESPONSIBILITIES: - Review script for backgrounds needed at handout of show. - Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines. - Resolve design problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and saved appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - If required, generate multiple views of environment and specific elements within it. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: - Assist with special projects. - If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.
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2020-14504
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/1/2020 2:00 AM)
*position will start as work-from-home for a period of time until we receive clearance to return to the workplace*   Nick Animation is looking for a Post Production Supervisor!  We are creating first rate animation for all ages from pre-school through big kids with exciting opportunities across our many platforms including shorts, current series and movies.    RESPONSIBILITIES - Responsible for all aspects of the post process. Schedules and/or attends all post-related meetings and sessions, including: assemblies, edits, locks, spots, reviews, mixes, color corrections, and QC’s. - Notate, budget, and track Animation Retakes called by key creative and technical producers. - Ensures that the scheduling and budgetary concerns of the post process are followed and alerts the show Producers and post executives of any problems that may cause the production to miss delivery/air dates or to fall outside of the post budget. - Works closely with show runners/creators, producers, network execs, production & post staff, and out-of-house post vendors. - Responsible for overseeing and ensuring the generation and delivery of all post elements for delivery. - Also responsible for keeping up to date on current and emerging technologies for post production processes and delivery.
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2020-14475
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/1/2020 2:00 AM)
*position will start as work-from-home for a period of time until we receive clearance to return to the workplace*   We are creating first rate animation for all ages from pre-school through big kids with exciting opportunities across our many platforms including shorts, current series and movies.    RESPONSIBILITIES:   - The duties of the Picture Editor include the full scope of the editing process on the show, from initial import and assembly, to final online, and outputs. This person is the repository for all day to day working knowledge of the Post Production editing process on the show. - Duties include receiving, importing, organizing, and assembling of picture materials, offline and online editing, secondary effects, titling, color correction, various QuickTime encodes, and outputs to various interchange, delivery, and archive file formats. Also, performing insert edits for QC fixes to digital files using Cinedeck or similar software. - This person should be highly organized and have an encyclopedic knowledge of the editing system being used (Avid). - Will work with the Creators/EP’s, Director, and the production staff in order to guide the show into its final state. Therefore, they must be able to quickly and effectively render these requests while keeping schedules, technical standards, and deadlines in mind.
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2020-14480
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/29/2020 11:03 PM)
SUMMARY: The Casting Administrative Coordinator is responsible for collecting, maintaining, and processing all talent payroll documents and contracts for the Casting Department. This position requires one to work under tight deadlines with many departments in a fast-paced work environment while maintaining confidential information and material. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Processing talent payroll for multiple productions - Preparing, tracking, and routing talent contracts between the Casting Department and Business and Legal Affairs - Collecting and maintaining talent authorization paperwork from agencies - Review and approve all incoming talent invoices from Cast & Crew - Act as a point of contact for all talent related payment questions - Ensure talent paperwork is received, complete, and accurate for processing - Distribute, file, scan, and archive talent documents - Collect and route minor paperwork between the Casting Department and Business and Legal Affairs - Track documents to ensure everything is processed in a timely fashion - Main database with confidential project, talent, and agent information - Distribute final cast information to Residuals Department.
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2020-14478
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/27/2020 9:32 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Generates prop designs, special effects, lettering, schematics and any other prop-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met.  - Review script for props needed at handout of show. - Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines. - Resolve design problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.
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2020-14469
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(7/16/2020 6:44 PM)
- Receive and understand Color Key assignment from Art Director.   - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.   - Review storyboard to ensure continuity of color key models.   - Complete all Color Key models.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Art Director for approval.   - Communicate with Supervisor and Production Coordinator regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of show is achieved.  - Complete work on schedule.
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2020-14383
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(7/15/2020 11:15 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for A Storyboard Artist!  RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisors to discuss objectives of storyboard; what is desired or to be achieved. - Create storyboards by implementing storytelling objectives. - Follow instructions of creative supervisors. - Address any problems with creative supervisors; ask necessary questions. - Communicate progress of work to creative supervisors and to appropriate production staff. - Ensure quality and style of show is consistently achieved in storyboard work. - Follow proper document management requirements (i.e., file naming and storage) according to the production’s guidelines. - Meet all deadlines as determined by Line Producer or Production Manager. - Attend and contribute to relevant meetings and pitches as needed. - Maybe be required to pitch Storyboards. - Ensure all storyboard notes are added.
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2020-14071
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(7/7/2020 12:55 AM)
REPORTS TO: - Production Manager RESPONSIBILITIES: - Coordinating the preparation of pre-production materials for shipping; organizing, labeling, and obtaining approvals. - Coordinating the processing of material starting with the creation of the EMR through final checking. - Organizing and maintaining systems for monitoring production flow of assigned shows. - Setting up files, keeping a log of start/completion dates of production progress, labeling materials clearly and neatly with all necessary information. - Confirming shipments to overseas animation studios. - Tracking the progress of assigned shows and flagging potential problems and delays for the Production Manager and the Line Producer. - Reading and responding to internal and overseas production e-mails in a timely manner. - Completing script and storyboard breakdowns for models, props and background designs. - Monitoring distribution of Network materials including rough storyboard, EMR, and black and white shipped materials. - Tracking all pickup lines given from story department and make sure they are implemented into the final shipping animation. - Assisting on special projects for festivals, awards and network promotions.
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2020-14341
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(6/30/2020 2:51 AM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Receive & understand Character Design assignment from Art Director/Design Supervisor.  - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.  - Review Storyboard to ensure continuity of character designs.  - Complete all character designs.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Production Designer/Art Director for approval.  - Communicate with Art Director & Production Manager regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of the feature is achieved. - Complete work on schedule.
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2020-14325
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(6/30/2020 2:48 AM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Create and maintain the style of the show. - Manage and direct a team of designers to accomplish that end, according to the production schedule. - Review storyboards for all visual elements, working in conjunction with the Storyboard Supervisor. - Oversee creation and maintenance of model packs and style guides, including but not limited to expressions, character construction, mouth charts, character turnarounds, props and main backgrounds. - Oversee workflow to ensure all deadlines are met. - Assist with the generation of creative retake materials. - Communicate appropriate creative notes to overseas studio. - With LP’s prior approval, assign any necessary overflow design or color work to freelance artists and supervise artists’ work. - Create rough and clean designs and color as necessary to ensure deadlines are met. - Liaise with Network, Executive Producer and Line Producer to manage the creation of any special artwork or materials needed for press art, on-air promotions or any other uses to ensure the style of the show is maintained. - Guide artists through the design process and communicate any special needs. Rough Design: - Break down script and review design lists with artists and production staff to generate rough character, prop and background designs for storyboard artists to use. - Assign designs to specific artists. - Communicate any special design needs or directives to the artists and appropriate production staff. - Review completed designs with artists. - Communicate and supervise any necessary changes. - Meet regularly with appropriate production staff to communicate progress of department. - Communicate and manage schedules, deadlines and priorities – and any changes to same -- to the design team/artists. - Review completed designs with appropriate creative supervisors and ensure any further revisions are implemented. Clean-Up: - Direct clean-up process with artists, including monitoring schedule, deadlines and priorities. - Review clean designs and layouts with appropriate creative supervisors and oversee any revisions or changes, as needed. Color: - Oversee color stylists and BG painters and communicate creative directives of the show, including special needs, such as lighting requirements, stylistic concerns and/or special color/palette needs. Review color models and BGs. - Communicate and supervise any necessary changes. - If necessary, assist with revisions. - Attend color correction sessions, as available.
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2020-14324
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(6/27/2020 2:26 AM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Receive & understand Character Design assignment from Art Director/Design Supervisor.  - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.  - Review Storyboard to ensure continuity of character designs.  - Complete all character designs.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Art Director/Design Supervisor for approval.  - Communicate with Design Supervisor & Production Manager regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of show is achieved. - Complete work on schedule.
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2020-14312
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(6/27/2020 2:23 AM)
SUMMARY: - Generates background designs, overlays, underlays, shadow and color guides, floor plans and any other background-related art that the CG production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Review script for backgrounds needed at handout of show. - Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines. - Resolve design problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and saved appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - If required, generate multiple views of environment and specific elements within it. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: - Assist with special projects. - If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.  
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2020-14311
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(6/27/2020 2:22 AM)
REPORTS TO: - Art Director or Executive Producer (creative) - Line Producer (administrative) SUMMARY: - Paints backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the CG production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisor(s) to ensure color needs of show are fulfilled. - Follow instructions of supervisor. - Complete all color work within assigned deadlines. - Resolve color problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Review storyboard for background key color callouts. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - Fulfill other color projects, including but not limited to color lead sheets, color script and/or color pass on storyboards. - If applicable, scan backgrounds and adjust digitally as necessary.
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2020-14310
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(6/27/2020 2:20 AM)
SUMMARY: - Nick Animation Studio is looking for a Supervising Director for one of its animated shows! This person will work with key production personnel in overseeing storyboards and animatics. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Manage all assignments in the Animatics department. - Thoroughly review and revise storyboards for animatics and shipping - Implement relevant notes. - Communicate to appropriate key production personnel the status of work and any problems that may arise; suggest appropriate solutions to the problems. - Supervise organization of designs from storyboards. - Answer questions from board artists during storyboarding process, if no Storyboard Supervisor present. - Oversee animatics and review their work for accuracy; give corrections and guidance where needed. - Meet deadlines. - Oversee completion of storyboard revisions. - Ensure desired quality and style of show is met. - Assist with special projects.
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2020-14309
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(6/27/2020 2:09 AM)
REPORTS TO: - Art Director or Executive Producer (creative) - Line Producer (administrative) SUMMARY: - Paints backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisor(s) to ensure color needs of show are fulfilled. - Follow instructions of supervisor. - Complete all color work within assigned deadlines. - Resolve color problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Review storyboard for background key color callouts. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - Fulfill other color projects, including but not limited to color lead sheets, color script and/or color pass on storyboards. - If applicable, scan backgrounds and adjust digitally as necessary.
ID
2020-14305
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(6/2/2020 12:04 AM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for A Storyboard Artist! Please read the description below, as we are looking for very specific storytelling skills and stylistic elements. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisors to discuss objectives of storyboard; what is desired or to be achieved. - Create storyboards by implementing storytelling objectives. - Follow instructions of creative supervisors. - Address any problems with creative supervisors; ask necessary questions. - Communicate progress of work to creative supervisors and to appropriate production staff. - Ensure quality and style of show is consistently achieved in storyboard work. - Follow proper document management requirements (i.e., file naming and storage) according to the production’s guidelines. - Meet all deadlines as determined by Line Producer or Production Manager. - Attend and contribute to relevant meetings and pitches as needed. - Maybe be required to pitch Storyboards. - Ensure all storyboard notes are added.
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2019-13528
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(5/29/2020 2:42 AM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Receive & understand Character Design assignment from Art Director/Design Supervisor.  - Ask appropriate questions to understand & complete the task.  - Review Storyboard to ensure continuity of character designs.  - Complete all character designs.  - Make any changes or revisions and re-submit to Art Director/Design Supervisor for approval.  - Communicate with Design Supervisor & Production Manager regarding status of work and any problems that arise.  - Ensure quality & style of show is achieved. - Complete work on schedule.
ID
2020-13739
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(5/22/2020 9:10 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is searching for a line producer for an animated series. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Create and supervise the overall production schedule from pre-production through final delivery.  - Revising or adjusting schedule to ensure final delivery to client. - Disseminating schedule information to all production personnel and ancillary departments.  - Tracking production progress and updating production schedule on ongoing basis.  - Creating and maintaining, with upper management production budget. Liaison with Accountant for budgetary information on production. Liaison with overseas production to ensure quality and timely delivery. - Responsible for communication between production unit and overseas studio.  - Gives feedback with upper management in setting deals with overseas studio.  - Negotiates overseas deals.  - Negotiates talent contracts.
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2020-14254
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 4 months ago(4/1/2020 2:18 AM)
SUMMARY: - 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.
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2020-14150
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 4 months ago(4/1/2020 2:13 AM)
REPORTS TO: - Art Director or Executive Producer (creative) - Line Producer (administrative) SUMMARY: - Paints backgrounds, layouts and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisor(s) to ensure color needs of show are fulfilled. - Follow instructions of supervisor. - Complete all color work within assigned deadlines. - Resolve color problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and stored appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - Review storyboard for background key color callouts. - Additional Responsibilities: - Assist with special projects. - Fulfill other color projects, including but not limited to color lead sheets, color script and/or color pass on storyboards. - If applicable, scan backgrounds and adjust digitally as necessary.
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2020-14149
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 5 months ago(3/12/2020 1:18 AM)
SUMMARY: - Texture Painting, Look Development, and Grooming in Substance Designer, Substance Painter, Xgen, and Maya Redshift. - Must be capable of creating painterly, stylized, procedural, and photorealistic textures in several specified styles. - The ideal candidate must have a critical eye with his or her own work, be able to follow reference material and concept art, be organized, have the ability to problem solve, be resourceful and creative, and work well with a team. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Ability to texture in various specified styles depending on CG project. Create Textures for 3D characters, props, and sets within Substance Painter and Substance Designer. - Knowledge of Zbrush for use in creation of displacement and normal maps. - Build Redshift shaders in Maya. - Review UVs when needed. - Must be familiar with Grooming. Xgen is preferred.
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2020-14108
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 8 months ago(12/16/2019 10:57 PM)
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Work with the Lead Environment Artist to create models for environments, props, and occasionally characters.   - Rig all assets included in the environment and uv unwrap the environment model.   - Candidate required having fundamental knowledge of modeling both organic and hard surface environments and props, Maya’s referencing system, organizing complex hierarchies, creating lo res proxies, and utilizing IK – FK – and Deformer based rigs.   - Aid in the research, development and implementation of methods and techniques.   - Complete tasks within the time allotted.
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2019-13576
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 8 months ago(12/16/2019 10:56 PM)
SUMMARY: - Generates background designs, overlays, underlays, shadow and color guides, floor plans and any other background-related art that the production may require, ensuring style and quality of show is met. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Review script for backgrounds needed at handout of show. - Complete all rough, revised and final designs necessary within assigned deadlines. - Resolve design problems with creative supervisors. - Ensure all deadlines are met. - Communicate progress of work to appropriate production staff. - Ensure all artwork is properly backed up and saved appropriately. - Ensure all shipping materials are prepared and ready on time. - Be available for questions until your department’s shipment is complete. - If required, generate multiple views of environment and specific elements within it. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: - Assist with special projects. - If applicable, make special shadow and color indications.  
ID
2019-13574
Location : CityStateForPosting Burbank, CA
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 8 months ago(12/4/2019 9:52 PM)
SUMMARY: - Nickelodeon Animation Studio is looking for A Storyboard Artist!  RESPONSIBILITIES: - Meet with creative supervisors to discuss objectives of storyboard; what is desired or to be achieved. - Create storyboards by implementing storytelling objectives. - Follow instructions of creative supervisors. - Address any problems with creative supervisors; ask necessary questions. - Communicate progress of work to creative supervisors and to appropriate production staff. - Ensure quality and style of show is consistently achieved in storyboard work. - Follow proper document management requirements (i.e., file naming and storage) according to the production’s guidelines. - Meet all deadlines as determined by Line Producer or Production Manager. - Attend and contribute to relevant meetings and pitches as needed. - Maybe be required to pitch Storyboards. - Ensure all storyboard notes are added.
ID
2019-13531