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Junior 3d animator

Position type: Permanent

Location: Chester

Salary package: £20,000- £25,000 DOE (depending on experience



Our client is an animation studio based near Chester. It is quite a new studio; however they already have a large portfolio of projects in development, especially children’s TV shows and films. They are seeking a junior animator to work on the projects and grow professionally within the company. The ideal candidate must be a creative self-starter with one or two years of experience within the CG industry.


About Ideaboxes

Ideaboxes Limited is an international recruitment and consultancy agency. It specializes in finding UK businesses experienced Chinese bilingual candidates. Ideaboxes aims to provide outstanding support for businesses and offer professional career advice for Chinese speakers based in the UK. By delivering this service, Ideaboxes can act as a bridge between distinguished employers and high-level job seekers. By recruiting the best Chinese candidates for employers, this will assist in the development of an expanding Chinese market and meet the increasing demand for Chinese speakers in the work place, worldwide.




Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Create very high quality animation.

  • Meet deadlines and ensure production targets are met.

  • Work closely with other departments to fully understand all aspects of the show/film and make sure it is of the highest standard.

  • Other ad hoc duties required by management.


Ideal Candidate

  • Strong knowledge in animation principles and camera set up.

  • One or two years of experience in the industry.

  • Great time management and organizational skills.

  • A self-starter that can work well in an organized team and with other departments.

  • Knowledge of rigging software such as Maya and Houdini.

  • Experience using production tracking software.

  • Ability to work under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.

  • Great communication skills

  • Fluency in Mandarin is desirable but not required.

  • Very passionate about animation.

  • Must have great attention to detail and quality.


If you feel you have the experience and enthusiasm to join the team, please send us a showreel of no longer than 3 minutes along with your CV to Please let us know in the email the role you have applied for and the number of years’ experience you have in the industry.


Please Note: In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.


Due to the high volume of applicants it is only possible to contact successful candidates within 14 days.

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