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Vacancies

Jobs in the Northern Ireland Sector


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Paper Owl Films

Paper Owl Films Limited is a dynamic and innovative animation studio dedicated to producing high-quality 2D animated content. With a passion for storytelling and a commitment to artistic excellence, we strive to create captivating and memorable experiences for our audience. Join our creative team and contribute to the exciting world of animation.

Art Director

Thy are seeking a talented and experienced Art Director to lead the visual direction of our upcoming 2D animation project. The ideal candidate will have a strong artistic vision, excellent leadership skills, and a proven track record in the animation industry. As the Art Director, you will play a crucial role in shaping the visual style of the project, ensuring consistency, and inspiring a team of artists to deliver outstanding creative work. A strong understanding and past experience of working with ToonBoom Harmony is essential.

Flexible and remote working options will be considered where possible. We would welcome applications from pairs of people who would like to job share. Please submit only 1 application with both CVs for the job share team attached and add “job share” after your name in the application form.

Applicants must be based in UK or Northern Ireland to be considered.

Paper Owl Films Ltd. is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and welcome applicants from individuals from groups who are underrepresented in the Film and TV industry.

Deadline: Wednesday 26 June 2024

Apply here.

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Strident Media

Candour Productions and Strident are looking for a shooting series producer/director and shooting assistant producer to work on a major true-crime BBC2 series. Both roles are Belfast based and candidates must have experience dealing with hard hitting and legally sensitive material. Only candidates with extensive network credentials will be considered.

Shooting series producer/director (15-month contract)

Must have at least five years at this level for network or equivalent.

Essential skills:

  • Leadership skills with the ability to inspire and enthuse production team.
  • Experience in running a small and dynamic production team on location and in the production office.
  • Experience working with police and sensitive content.
  • Experience working with a variety of contributors including victims of crime.
  • Experience with compliance heavy productions.
  • Confident and accomplished shooting skills on FX6 and FX9.
  • Must have a proven track record of taking Observational Documentary material into the edit
  • Strong journalism and storytelling / scripting skills.
  • Proven track record of working with on-screen talent.
  • Demonstrable understanding of BBC Editorial Guidelines, Compliance, Safe-Guarding issues and Law.

How to Apply:

Candour and Strident are inclusive employers. We welcome applications from underrepresented backgrounds and support potential candidates with any reasonable adjustments required in order to interview for or fulfil this role.

Please send CV, showreel and reference details to [email protected] stating the role you are applying for in the heading of the email.

Deadline:  28th June 2024.

 

Shooting Assistant Producer (12-month contract)

Essential Skills:

  • Experience of working with sensitive content.
  • Experience working with criminal justice access.
  • Experience working with vulnerable contributors.
  • Confident observational documentary shooting skills.
  • Must have at least 2 years’ AP experience at Network level or equivalent.
  • Experience working in small team.
  • Knowledge and understanding of BBC Editorial Guidelines, Compliance and Law.

How to Apply:

Candour and Strident are inclusive employers. We welcome applications from underrepresented backgrounds and support potential candidates with any reasonable adjustments required in order to interview for or fulfil this role.

Please send CV, showreel and reference details to [email protected] stating the role you are applying for in the heading of the email.

Deadline:  28th June 2024.

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Sonas Productions

Ar mhaith leat a bheith i do láithreoir teilifíse?

Tá láithreoirí de dhíth do Shraith Úr  Ceoil de chuid Sonas Productions do BBC Gaeilge.

An ceoltóir nó saineolaí ar thionscal an cheoil thú?  An bhfuil do chroí istigh sa láithreoireacht teilifíse?  An bhfuil Gaeilge ar do thoil agat?

Más ea, is mian linn cluinstin uait!

Déan íoslódáil ar an fhoirm iarratais le tuilleadh eolais a fháil. 

 

Would you like to be a television presenter?

Sonas Productions are seeking presenters for a brand new music show for BBC Gaeilge.

Are you a musician or a music expert? Do you love presenting? Are you a fluent Irish speaker?

If so, we’d love to hear from you!

For full details, including how to apply, please download the application pack.

 

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Makematic

FREELANCE ANIMATOR/MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGNERS

Makematic are on the lookout for FREELANCE ANIMATOR/MOTION GRAPHICS DESIGNERS to work with us on some exciting upcoming projects.

Makematic  develop short-form educational content that combines live action with overlaid graphics, full-frame 2D animation and motion graphics. You’ll be working alongside an established and growing team of creatives – both staff and freelance – to develop fun, engaging and slick motion graphics and animated educational content.

This position is remote-hybrid. Makematic have a large office in Belfast city centre you are welcome to work from, but our cloud based workflow allows you the flexibility to work remotely as needed. (Please note the latter will require sufficient internet speed, as noted below).

Skills and Qualities:

Motion graphics/2D animation competence
Illustration skills
Comfortable working with live action video
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to follow the in-house style guide and maintain our clients’ brand guidelines and integrity
Flexible and receptive to feedback and altering animations/artworks to better suit client needs
Ability to work independently and collaborate with a team and be able to take directions from senior animators, directors and clients
Manage time effectively, ability to multi-task and meet deadlines

Essential skills:

Adobe After Effects
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator

Desirable:

Basic video editing skills
Experience in educational or explainer videos

Qualifications:

At least 3 years industry experience including video production, design and animation
Strong portfolio showcasing high-end digital design skills

** Because this position is remote-hybrid and requires moving large media files in a cloud based workflow, your remote office/home internet connection must be Minimum 20–25 Mbps download speed and 30 Mbps upload speed.

Apply here.

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JAM MEDIA 

3D Animator EPISODIC TV DRAMA- BeddyByes

Sector: Animation

Production Company/SPV: Jam Media

Start Date: 05 August 2024

JAM is seeking applications from talented Animators to join our fantastic team for a 3D animated production. Production on this exciting new series, BeddyByes is underway and we are expanding the character animation team. For full details on the job and how to apply click on the link below.

We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce. We welcome applications from individuals who are underrepresented in the Film and TV industry with a committed and passion to work in the industry. We would welcome applications from pairs of people who would like to job share. Please submit only 1 application with both CVs for the job share team attached, and add “job share” after the job title in the subject line.

Apply here.

Application Deadline: 21 June 2024

 

PLEASE NOTE: Successful applicants will be invited for interview within 4 weeks of the application deadline. If you have not been invited for interview by then your application has not been successful.

 

Storyboard Supervisor (3D) – BeddyByes

Sector: Animation

Production Company/SPV: Jam Media

JAM is seeking applications from talented Storyboard Supervisors for an immediate start to join our fantastic team for the 3D animated production of BeddyByes. Production on this exciting new series is underway and we are expanding the Storyboard team. So if you are passionate about animation, we’d love to hear from you. For full details on the job and how to apply click on the link below.

We are committed to building a culturally diverse workforce. We welcome applications from individuals who are underrepresented in the Film and TV industry with a commitment and passion to work in the industry. We would welcome applications from pairs of people who would like to job share. Please submit only 1 application with both CVs for the job share team attached, and add “job share” after the job title in the subject line.

Apply here.

Application Deadline: 21 June 2024

PLEASE NOTE: Successful applicants will be invited for interview within 4 weeks of the application deadline. If you have not been invited for interview by then your application has not been successful.

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Tern Television

Tern Television and Green Inc Film & Television are crewing up for VT production on Sunday Morning Live.

We are keen to hear from:

  • VT Producers, preferably with experience of edit producing fast turnaround 5–6-minute VTs.
  • Researchers

Contract dates are from 5th August for 9 weeks.

If you are available and have relevant experience, please submit your CV to [email protected]

Tern Television and Green Inc Film & Television are equal opportunities employers and encourage applications from people from all backgrounds.

Deadline: 28 June 2024

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