Posted on May 30, 2019

Visual Researcher / Designer

Closing: June 30th 2019

Salary: Freelance, in line with experience

Passion Animation Studios are looking for a visual researcher / pitch designer to support their new business team in a freelance capacity. This is an excellent opportunity for someone fairly new to the industry with a real desire to learn more about animation. 


  • Source footage/imagery based on Director’s brief for reference.
  • Design & layout treatments for pitches
  • Work collaboratively with the New Business team on all aspects of pitching
  • Assist NB producer with note taking on creative calls/meetings
  • Contributes to internal discussions about creative strategy for new projects.
  • Contributes to the production of multiple pitches.
  • Assists the New Business team and Directors in finding and booking talent for pitches
  • Prepare for client presentation meetings e.g. printing storyboards, scripts, schedules
  • Ensures along with the New Business team that the final pitch presentation is on brief and of the highest creative quality.

Job Requirements: 

  • Good working knowledge of the adobe suite, in particular InDesign, Photoshop and illustrator.
  • Basic to good Knowledge of website building (using template systems like Squarespace) 
  • A positive and collaborative attitude.
  • Good organising and time keeping skills
  • Excellent creative eye
  • Knowledge of animation styles
  • Knowledge of illustration and design styles and individual artists
  • Basic knowledge of the animation production process for 2D/Flash, 3D/CG and stop frame animation
  • Basic knowledge of live-action production and post-production
  • Willingness to acquire an excellent knowledge of Passion’s current and back catalogue of work.

Please send through your CV and covering letter to Honor Martin [email protected]