The Animation Intern position is an opportunity to increase your knowledge of the field of 2D animation while actively contributing to client work. If you have the willingness to learn, the ability to improve with feedback, and a strong foundational knowledge of design in motion, you could be an asset at Bonfire Productions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate with colleagues to determine video concepts
  • Work with other animators and editors to develop creative solutions
  • Export video according to various publishing guidelines for video quality, file size, audio range, etc.
  • Provide animated elements to the editing team, as well as fully animated pieces, for web, social, and TV executions
  • Work with Animator to learn animation techniques and best practices
  • Assist Animator with projects as needed

Reporting relationships/Office Environment

This position reports to the Animator and Managing Director/Executive Producer.

Qualifications / Experience

  • Have or are pursuing a degree in some form of Visual Communications (Animation, Graphic Design, Fine Arts, Computer Graphics, etc)
  • Strong understanding of the fundamentals of design (typography, color, composition, etc)
  • A knack for visual storytelling
  • Familiarity with the process of storyboarding
  • Proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Adobe After Effects, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to clearly articulate design decisions
  • Skills in illustration, 3D animation, video editing a plus
  • A portfolio or reel


Duration of internship: TBD

20+ hrs/week commitment (Flexible schedule Monday through Friday)

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