The Christian Broadcasting Network(CBN) is seeking an experienced Animation Art Director to join its team, providing a unified artistic direction, while maintaining the ongoing vision and high production standards of its 3D animated TV series,Superbook.
This individual will provide on-site leadership at the CBN studio in Virginia Beach, VA, ensuring creative excellence while overseeing the development and production of all art and design for the series, from preproduction concepts, through storyboards, to final DPX approvals. We’re looking for candidates with a passion for CBN’s mission and strong animation experience to help bring amazing Bible stories to life!
CBN is a global ministry with programming on the air in 136 countries translated into 42 languages and home to over 1000 employees who contribute their skills and talents in a variety of industry-specific roles.
CBN, headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA, offers a professional and rewarding work environment, competitive salary and full benefits package. If you meet the listed qualifications, and are in agreement with CBN’s mission and purpose, please submit an application online by visiting www.cbn.com . We are unable to give full consideration to resumes without applications. Please include internet link to video portfolio or send DVD to: CBN Employment, 977 Centerville Turnpike, Virginia Beach, 23463.
The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:
- At least 3 years of professional 3D Animation experience.
- Strong fine art training and skills – (Illustration, painting, 2D & 3D design)
- Proven experience art directing in a 3D TV or Film environment - managing art workflow and schedules - preferably having experience with an overseas studio and/or with an international team
- Strong working knowledge of 3D texturing, lighting, compositing and rendering.
- General understanding of 3D/Compositing Software (e.g. Maya, Shake, Nuke, etc.)
- Excellent decision-making and leadership skills with ability to motivate and manage freelance artists.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Proven ability to multitask within a deadline-driven environment and be productive under pressure - with strong attention to detail
- Ability to travel internationally
- B.A. in Art, Design or other relevant discipline.
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