Animation Film Editor

  • Montreal, QC, Canada
  • Full-time
  • Department: Animation Content
  • City: Montreal
  • Specialty: Animation Content

Company Description

Artist-driven company by nature, it’s our mission to give talented artists the freedom and resources they need to deliver quality work and to thrive in a fun and creative environment.

Job Description

We are seeking an Animation Film Editor to join our growing Feature Animation team. We are looking for a talented and creative storyteller that is hard-working, motivated, efficient, adaptable, and collaborative.

Come work with a passionate team who push and inspire each other to solve creative problems and support each other’s craft. The more inventive you are, the better! We are looking for creators with a passion for characters, ready to jump into action and infuse their creations with loads of personality and unique characteristics. We want you to express yourself artistically and personally help shape our projects.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate well with our story team and provide articulate feedback to help develop effective, character-driven stories;
  • Work with storyboards and beat boards, animating 2D layers and artwork as needed to craft compelling animatics and story reels;
  • Assemble storyboard panels, animated sequences and rendered sequences into rough, fine and final cuts of the film, working directly with the Director and the Head of Story;
  • Add music, dialogue, graphics, visual effects and sound when needed to effectively communicate the story.

Qualifications

  • At least 3-5 years of post-production experience;
  • Musical experience an asset;
  • Ability to cut a variety of styles: comedy, drama, action;
  • Good artistic eye for composition, shot flow, camera angles;
  • Detailed technical knowledge of camera formats and video codecs;
  • Expert working with Avid: Editing, Sound Design, Color Correction, and more;
  • Working knowledge of After Effects, Photoshop, Flix an asset;
  • Problem solving abilities to troubleshoot technical and editorial issues.

Additional Information

  • At least 3-5 years of post-production experience;
  • Musical experience, an asset;
  • Ability to cut a variety of styles: comedy, drama, action;
  • Good artistic eye for composition, shot flow, camera angles;
  • Detailed technical knowledge of camera formats and video codecs;
  • Problem solving abilities to troubleshoot technical and editorial issues;
  • Expert working with Avid: Editing, Sound Design, Color Correction, and more;
  • Working knowledge of After Effects, Photoshop, Flix, an asset;
  • Ability to remain calm and professional in high-stress situations;
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively;
  • Good sense of responsibility, positive attitude, and drive.

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