Freelance Storyboard Artist

Freelance Storyboard Artist

The Freelance Storyboard Artist will play an important role contributing to Lingokids' growing visual style and video catalog. This is a freelance role!

The Lingokids mission is to help 100 million families around the world raise amazing children through playlearning™.To help us on this journey, we’re looking for an exceptional Freelance Storyboard Artist to help us continue to create engaging multimedia content for kids.

Why us?

We’re the playlearning™ app for more than 20 million families around the world. We teach kids important skills in English and help them discover their natural superpowers. Creativity. Collaboration. Critical thinking. Communication. These are some of the skills that children need to thrive. Parents can join the adventure of learning, too. We’ve developed more than 600 games and activities kids and parents can enjoy together. Our dream is to have a positive impact on 100 million families and we’re playworking™ hard to make it a reality… if you feel this dream could be your dream too, keep reading!

Are you ready to Playwork™ with us?

The Freelance Storyboard Artist will play an important role contributing to Lingokids' growing character world and video catalog. This is a freelance role, and the schedule will vary depending on production schedules, but we expect you to be able to commit a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Some of the most challenging and exciting things of this role are:

  • Working closely with our Creative Director to come up with engaging episodes and song animations.
  • Pitching sketches to the Creative Director and other stakeholders (scriptwriters, songwriters, producers).
  • Developing final animatics with clear direction (for designers, animators, producers).
  • Ensuring storyboards align with creative and educational goals of the content.
  • Building upon our characters' personalities and world with age-appropriate humor and values.

Are you our Freelance Storyboard Artist?

Required skills:

  • Strong drawing skills with a proven expertise in storytelling, composition, and character acting.
  • Strong communication skills to collaborate asynchronously with a remote team.
  • Ability to give and receive constructive feedback.
  • Ability to juggle multiple deliverables and deadlines.
  • Advanced knowledge in Storyboard Pro and Adobe Animate.
  • We are producing videos in English, so it's important that you to understand the content, and we expect you to be able to communicate fluently.

Desired skills:

  • Experience in storytelling for a children's audience. Our target age group is children 2-8 years old.
  • Conversational Spanish skills are a plus.

On a personality level, our ideal candidate is self-motivated, open-minded, organized, and flexible to change.

If you don't tick all the boxes, we'd still love to hear from you. More than anything, our ideal candidate is someone who is eager to learn and grow with Lingokids.

We usually respond within a day

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Benefits

Unlimited remote working

You can choose to work from home indefinitely or attend to our Madrid headquarters whenever you feel like it.

Flexible hours and work-life balance

We care about the results you bring to the team. 9 to 6 and constant commuting is not for us either.

Stock options

Joining Lingokids means you can choose to own part of the company.

Visa sponsorship

If you need a visa to work in the EU, Lingokids will assist you during the visa process, costs-included.

Professional growth

Up to €2.000 per year for conferences, books and training.

Language lessons

Language learning is what we’re all about! We’ll cover language classes for you to learn Spanish, English or Portuguese.

Health care

We have optional health insurance as flexible retribution and 4 online therapy sessions for free to help your self-awareness and wellbeing.

Feedback culture

Feedback is the breakfast of champions, and we take it seriously!

Free Friday lunch

Company allowance to be able to order lunch every Friday with Deliveroo!

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