Animation Lead

Job Type:
Permanent
Categories:
Design, Games Studio
Location:
UK
Salary Description:
Competitive Salary Offered
Posted:
19-Jan-21
Job Ref:
15136

BettingJobs are working with an award winning B2B casino provider who are searching for an Animation Lead to join their team in London. Apply today for a confidential discussion.

Description:

We lead the global Gaming Entertainment industry with an unrivalled ability to play nice with others while supplying cutting-edge casino games and bespoke back-office solutions. Thanks to our ever-passionate creative and technical chops, we keep growing. Are you game?


We are looking for a Animation Lead to join our growing team in our London office.

Main responsibilities:

The Animation Lead is responsible for the Animation team at the studio and reports to the Art Manager. The duties include the following functions but are not limited to:

Key responsibilities:

• Reporting manager for local 2d animators within art team
○ Spend on building up expertise and developing team by:
• Share best practices, insights, artists need by organizing knowledge transfers, trainings in/outside of the team/clans. Being an escalation point for artists within the team
• Make sure the team members follow the agreed tools, policy, processes and guidelines for development organization
• Relay feedback from Art Director/Concept Artist level
• Participate in project's art tasks within a Game Team
• Ambassador of quality to ensure every visual aspect are well thought out and will be created in the best possible quality within art team/game team
• Facilitate the communication between team members, since members can be located in several cross functional teams
• Ensures standards and innovation technologies in their areas
• Shares relevant insights/developments in their competence area with members of team
• Encouraging them for self-development, mentoring them in both personal and professional
• Upholds and advocates the Company values and adherence to Company rules and regulations.
• Ensures department’s compliance with processes and aligns activities
• Regularly provides and receives open and constructive feedback on performance, behavior and skills.
• Conducts performance reviews according to the company’s current policies and processes and in cooperation with Human Resources and Reporting Manager.
• Conducts salary reviews according to the company’s current policies and processes and in cooperation with Human Resources and Reporting Manager.
• Escalates employee issues to Human Resources
• Drives recruitment activities for the team
• Enhances department’s competence and skills through training plans
• Travels domestically and/or internationally for business as needed.
• Drive performance management in cooperation with HR, Art Manager and Producers
• Conducting performance and salary reviews in cooperation with HR.
• Participate in recruitment projects for the team

Requirements:

• At least five (5) years of experience as an lead animator or senior level animator
• Good knowledge of Spine, after effects.
• Strong knowledge of animation principles
• A strong desire for continuous learning.

Contact Details:
Tel: +44 (0) 1355 588 988
Contact: BettingJobs
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