Character Animator | Job # 13597

Date of Posting:

March 13, 2023

Length of Assignment:


Pay Rate:

$40-50/ hour

Job Description:

Artisan Creative seeks a well-rounded Character Animator to support our streaming client in creating fun,  high-quality animations. This will be a fully remote contract position. This role is only open to California applicants at this time. 

About our Client:

  • Our client has been nominated for “Best Brand Studio” and “Best Distribution Strategy” in 2023
  • Our client has been ranked among North America’s top 10 Most Innovative Companies.
  • Our client is one of the top platforms for streaming television in the U.S.

About You:

  • You are a true animator; you specialize in rigging  characters and  smooth run cycles
  • You love to create detailed and  accurate animations of characters 
  • You enjoy blending your technical ability and artistic expertise to bring visually stimulating content to life 

In this role, you will:

  • Design different animated sequences for 2D characters (beasts and creatures) 
  • Rig and create fluid and  quality animation characters using 2D tools 
  • Incorporate the company’s brand guidelines, aesthetics, and tone into designs.


  • BA degree in Graphic Design or a similar field
  • 3+ years of experience with  ToonBoom or Cinema 4D.
  • A strong background in working with characters 
  • Must have a portfolio showcasing your versatility in animation 

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Please provide your resume, portfolio or URL where applicable as well as three references for consideration. Additionally, please provide 3-5 bullet points as to how your experience best relates to the requirements. Unless specified, roles are not open to relocation or remote candidates and only local candidates will be considered. Thank you.

Applicants for roles within the City of Los Angeles please note: “Pursuant to the Los Angeles City Fair Chance Initiative Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with Criminal Histories.”

Applicants for roles within the City of San Francisco please note: “Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction warrants.”

Artisan Creative’s Bio:

Core Values: Accountability | Agility | Trust | Communication | Enthusiasm

We have spent the last 25+ years in creative staffing and recruitment helping candidates find both freelance and full time roles in the Print, Digital, Broadcast, Marketing, Social Media, and Communication fields.

We work with a variety of clients from Advertising and Design agencies to in-house marketing and communications teams in the Entertainment, Health and Beauty, Fashion, Financial, Social, Technology, and Manufacturing verticals to name a few. 

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