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3D Animator

Triggerfish is looking for an animator with excellent character performance experience to join our team.

Applications close 30 June 2022

Compositing Artist - Mid to Senior Level

If you have 2+ years Nuke experience, please do not hesitate to apply for this opportunity to join our team.

Applications close 31 July 2022

Post Production Supervisor

We are looking to add a Post Production Supervisor to our Triggerfish team. Ideal candidates should have worked a minimum 4 years in both 2D and CG Animation This position is based in Ireland, preferably Dublin (able to travel to Post Production studio in Dublin).



· Responsible for all aspects of the post production process reporting into Series Producers

· Oversee Post Production Coordinator

· Track and oversee  Post  Production  budget and Schedule in tandem with Series Producers

· Ensure that the scheduling and budgetary concerns of the post process are followed and alert the Series Producers of any problems that may cause the production to miss delivery or to fall

outside of the post-budget

· Facilitate the delivery of each film from animation studios to the  Post  Production  studio

· Facilitate the delivery of final logo/titles to Post Production Studio

· Manage reviews for Directors, Triggerfish and the network in coordination with  Post  Production Studio

· Working with Series Producers, set up suitable remote review solutions for overseas Directors for grade and final mix as needed

· Ensure feedback is tracked and implemented and assess where feedback may exceed the limits of budget and schedule, alerting the Series Producers of push backs needed

· Flag potential QC issues

Applications close 30 June 2022

Production Accountant (Remote - FTC)

Triggerfish are looking for a Production Accountant to work on a prestigious project for Disney+

This role would be suited to someone who has gained previous accounting experience within the film and media industry but if you feel you have transferable skills we would like to hear from you.

Triggerfish is an equal opportunities employer who pride themselves as having a workforce as diverse and inclusive as the world we live in. 

Applications close 30 June 2022

Production Coordinator

Mid level role. Assist with and facilitate the smooth running of various departments within the production. Communication bridge between the artists, HODs and the directors and production team. Effectively coordinate, organise and manage the workflow of relevant departments within the production. Remote working options. Open to South African, Irish and International applicants.

Applications close 30 June 2022

Production Manager

The Production Manager is responsible for strategy, tracking and reporting across the project, ensuring that the broad schedule, workflows and review processes are followed through for successful delivery for the film. Production management experience in CG and film essential and should be available immediately. 

Applications close 30 June 2022

Set Dressing Lead/TD

This position requires you to manage and guide the team  in composing environments to achieve the look required for the film.

Minimum Requirements:

 Main Responsibilities:

Applications close 30 June 2022

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