Are you an illustrator/animator interested in both educating and entertaining people?
If so – we are looking to hire two talented and experienced 2D Illustrator/Animators for our MrSpherical YouTube channel. As some background on the origin of “Countryballs” – check out this Wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polandball
We animate and have rigs in Moho, this is the software you’ll use 🙂
This role can be full-time, or part-time. Flexible to your availability (but we need to clarify that upfront). Payment is $8/hr with 22hrs/video budget. If you have 150hrs of availability, that’s $1200/month.
As mentioned, our channel educates. We’ll help people learn about cognitive biases, critical thinking, etc. Check out some of our videos to see examples:
With that in mind, the criteria for the role is as follows:
- Intermediate skills in Moho
- Ability to do your own 2D Illustrated backgrounds
- A good eye for visual composition, color schemes and overall aesthetics.
- Conceptualize potential visuals, movements and camera work based on dialogue and script opportunities.
- Create your own illustrated backgrounds
- Animate our CountryBall character rigs in Moho
- Ensure final visuals (facial expressions, movement etc.) and camera movements are visually appealing and on-brand.
- Someone with a familiarity with the YouTube platform, creator community, etc.
- Someone with an interest in history and making entertainment that educates on topics like critical thinking
- Someone who loves the YouTube platform, or who wishes to make their own channel
We will continue to educate, and expand from 2 videos a week, to 3 videos a week with your help.
- Job Security: The finances of this MrSpherical are 100% funded by Now Creatives, our agency. Additionally, MrSpherical has grown to a point where it is almost self-sustaining and will be profitable in a few months.
- This is a 150hrs/month, freelance, full-time, permanent role. Part-time is also possible
- Consistent work, with a consistent salary. Paid $8/hr, with a budget of 22hrs per 1-minute video. If you have 150hrs of availability, that’s $1200/month.
- Channel backed by a company well-experienced with YouTube content creation, tactics, etc.
- Remote work within a small, fun team.
- Flexible working schedule – work whenever (we have some team members who enjoy working alone at night)
- Exposure to interesting and challenging content (grow skills fast)
- Opportunity for career growth
- Answer the questions on the Google doc
- If successful, you will do a short illustration/animation test using our rigs
- A selection of such candidates will do an interview with Alvaro, the leader of the MrSpherical channel
- Job offer provided, or not
Deadline: Apply by December 23rd
CEO of Now Creatives