The Morning Star Foundation is looking for a disciplined and artistic person with a firm grasp of animation techniques, fundamentals, and software. The Animator will read through scripts and speak with clients to understand project needs, create storyboards and animations, and assist in the editing process. You should be collaborative, knowledgeable, and reliable.
To be a successful Animator, you should be adaptable, creative, and receptive to direction. You should have strong communication, interpersonal, and computer skills.
Adhere to production calendars and ensure deadlines are met
Animate realistic, story-driven character actions that are exciting, emotional, and compelling.
Animate creatures, props, vehicles, cameras, and actions based on storyboards, script pages, or descriptions.
Creates scene layouts using a library of assets.
Composes and animates cameras in a cinematic style.
Works closely with the creative director to ensure the project’s requirements are met.
Works under the guidance of the creative director and CEO to grow and develop the foundation and implement working methodologies, manage large projects, and coordinate the visual effects output and quality control.
Works to ensure timely completion of character assets at the desired quality bar.
Serves as an active participant in team art discussions, critiques, and reviews.
Graphic design skills
Developing creative standards
Proficiency with illustration tools
Desktop publishing skills
Multimedia content development
Bachelor’s degree in animation or computer graphics
1-3 years’ animation experience
General knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, and After Effects
An understanding of aspect dynamics, animation rigging/set-up, and character animation
Knowledge of the software and hardware used in the post-production process
Understanding of the Visual Effects and associated pipelines
Attention to detail, strong technical skills, and creative problem solving are key
Must be committed to delivering a great project on time
How to Apply: Please use the following link to apply: https://formstack.io/0F636
510 W Riverside Ave, Ste 201, SPOKANE, WA 99201, US
Our vision is to help every kid develop the self-confidence they need to succeed. We're on a mission to fund children’s charities that provide disadvantaged kids with a safe place to call home, a family that loves them, a feeling of community, and opportunities to learn, build self-esteem, and have fun.
Our Mission is Simple We Believe in Kids. We Believe in Our Community. We support programs that are transforming the lives of our community’s most vulnerable youth.
Measurable Impact We believe that success should be measured by the lives that have been changed. That’s a difficult thing to quantify, so we’ve put together a few statistics for you. With the support of our generous donors, we’ve supported over 725 kids, and that’s just the start!
125,000 hours of around the clock care for boys experiencing trauma 550 hours of tutoring services for foster kids who have fallen behind 450 Title One students engaged in land conservation education activities 26 previously homeless children placed in early childhood education programs
Children & Youth
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
April 5, 2021
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Time to dedicate to this professional volunteer opportunity (up to 10 hours per month)
Commitment to take on occasional marketing-related projects as needed
Commitment to attend regular meetings
Orientation and Training:
Read the Morning Star Foundation by-laws, Morning Star Foundation Articles of Incorporation