Are you known as an all-star leader by both team members and senior leadership? Do you have a great sense of humour and enjoy working in a collaborative team environment? At Bardel, our greatest asset is our people! With multiple series currently in production, we are always looking for exceptional talent to join our award winning team!
We are hiring for an experienced CG Supervisor to join our Vancouver studio team. The CG Supervisor will ensure the project has consistent quality and style as established in consultation with the Directors and Production team, ensuring that the project is of the highest quality.
What you will be doing:
Work with CG departments to establish the overall CG pipeline, workflow and directory structures for production while incorporating artistic changes when requested
Manage the CG department supervisors and individuals by setting clear objectives and monitoring process, progress and results
Proactively provide ideas and solutions in relation to morale, technology and pipeline concerns
Interpret the Director’s vision while ensuring artistic quality, content and continuity of the series is retained
Coordinate screen retakes and review final shots with Directors
Analyze the success, failures and lessons learned during the production process for compilation into final reports
Assist in the recruitment process by interviewing candidates for current job openings
Mentor other team members by providing them with support, guidance and instruction in areas that provide for their artistic and professional growth
What you bring with you:
Minimum 5-10 years of experience working in the animation industry
Has experience in feature & high quality television
Comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of CG including animation and VFX
Excellent communication, problem-solving and people management skills
Motivated and flexible team leader who can inspire others
Willingness to adapt to changes in new software and technology as it applies to animation and the digital industry
Why work at Bardel?
We’ve got great people here, and for good reasons. Bardel offers a generous benefit package, regular social events and ongoing development opportunities for employees to advance their careers through work on prominent and exciting industry projects. You will collaborate with other influential, career-minded creative professionals from around the world. Fun is included in every role!
How to apply:
Please visit our website at http://www.bardel.ca/now-hiring/ to apply.
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 one of our current openings.
About Bardel Entertainment Inc.
Emmy Award®-winning studio, Bardel Entertainment Inc., has been a leading animation studio in North America for over 30 years due to its stellar reputation built on three core values: quality, creativity and innovation. Led by CEO, Rick Mischel, previously a producer at Sony Pictures Animation, Bardel is recognized as one of the most trusted names in the industry.
Bardel has over 500 employees in two state-of-the-art studios, one in Vancouver and one in Kelowna, Canada and a fully integrated studio in Rome, Italy. Currently, Bardel is the only full-service animation studio concurrently providing animation services in CG and 2D animation television and features for a diverse slate of U.S. blue-chip partners: Nickelodeon, DreamWorks, Warner Bros., and Cartoon Network-Adult Swim, as well as an outstanding group of content creators.
Recent work includes award-winning series such as Rainbow Butterfly Unicorn Kitty, The Dragon Prince, Rick and Morty, Teen Titans Go!, 44 Cats and the newly announced Magic: The Gathering. In 2019, Bardel won two Kidscreen Awards for The Dragon Prince. In 2018 Bardel won an Emmy for Best Animated Series for Rick and Morty. In 2018, Dinotrux was nominated for an Annie Award and Rick and Morty received the Critics' Choice award for animation and won for a Emmy Award. Bardel also won won Emmy Awards for the DreamWorks’s TV shows King Julien (2017) and an Emmy Award for Dinotrux (2016).
In 2015, Bardel was acquired by Italy-based Rainbow Group, one of the largest animation producers and licensors in the world with subsidiaries in Moscow, Hong Kong and Singapore.