2D Location Designer

PORTFOLIO ENTERTAINMENT is a creative-driven, fast-paced children’s and family media company committed to embracing change and finding new approaches to storytelling. Our in-house animation studio is innovative and teeming with talent and our international distribution division takes our content worldwide.

We are currently looking for a 2D Location Designer to join our Studio.


  • Read the production script and interpret the location descriptions through drawings
  • Ensure that all designs are production friendly and can be used within scenes
  • Adhere to the production guidelines regarding file types and sizes
  • Take care of all revisions in a timely manner and track all versions of designs
  • Clean up approved designs so they can be ready to be painted

Essential Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of previous experience on an animation production
  • Knowledge of drawing software including Photoshop, and Harmony
  • Understanding of perspective and composition and a sense of place and environment
  • Strong composition and perspective skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours if and when necessary
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment and take direction
  • Excellent Communication Skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines

To apply:

Please send your resume to jobs@portfolio-ent.com and reference: Location Designer in the subject of your submission.  Only selected, qualified applicants will be contacted for personal interview. Must be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident to apply.