2D Character Rigger/Compositor wanted

Character Rigger

Newscape Studios are looking for a Character Rigger. This job was crawled from the web:

Newscape Studios, has over 18 YouTube channels, with over 10 million total subscribers. We create content based on popular video games such as Fortnite, Minecraft, and original animations. Newscape also produces a vast array of videos for a young audience and create content through animation and machinima.

We are looking to add Freelance 2D Rigging/Compositors to our creative and talented team. The ideal candidate will have substantial knowledge in rigging characters in Toon Boom Harmony. Applicants that have experience in other Adobe suite software (Photoshop, Character Animator, and After Effects) is a bonus.

  • This role is for Freelance artist who are remote.

Animation and gaming channels to match style of:


This role is ideal for Animators who want to work in character design, rigging and animated storytelling.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Primarily rig characters and animate sequences.
  • Draw visual assets that adhere to a preexisting style.
  • Work with animators to create layered compositions that are easily translated to movements in Toon Boom.
  • Keep an organized and efficient workflow inside Toon Boom
  • Occasionally aid in voice over for extra characters

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Substantial knowledge in rigging 2D characters is a must
  • 2+ years Required experience in Toon Boom Harmony
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Must be able to adapt to a variety of workflows and maintain established style formats per channel.
  • Must be able to work as part of a team
  • Communicate effectively
  • Great listening skills
  • Great time management skills
  • Comfortable in meeting deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail and consistency

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In what capacity are you hiring?
On behalf of another company

Where are you in the hiring process?
I’m ready to make a paid hire

Would you like to state a preference for hiring from underrepresented group(s)?
No preference

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You contacted me

Is this an independent one off job, or part of a larger project?
Part of a larger ongoing project

For what period of time will the freelancer be needed?
Long term

What freelancer experience level is needed? (per hour)
Expert: $100+, Senior: $75-100, Mid-level (Industry Average): $35-75

Posted a year ago
based in Manchester, United Kingdom
Last online: 14 days ago

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