Production Coordinator

Aardman Animations Ltd

Job Description

Start Date: January 2024

End date:  August 2024 (with possible short extension for the remainder of the project)

Hours: 40 per week (with potential for an increase to 45 hours per week depending on the department requirements)

Location: Based initially at Aztec West studio, Bristol

We are looking for a Production Coordinator to join the Shaun the Sheep Special Team.


As Production Coordinator you will ensure efficient communication and processes across the production on a day-to-day basis, this key role focuses on the smooth running of the scripting, storyboard and edit process.


Part of this role will involve liaising with the Producer and Line Producer to assist booking the Director’s schedule, you will also be expected to produce crew timesheets and ensure invoices are forwarded to accounts in a timely manner.


We are looking for someone with previous production coordinator experience, especially in pre-production. You will have experience working with story and edit teams plus excellent organisation skills; with strong attention to detail.

Please refer to the attached Role Profile for more details.

We will be reviewing applications for interview as they’re submitted.


Closing date for all applications is 6pm Friday 8th December 2023.

To apply please visit the Aardman Animations website here.

Aardman is an independent and multi-award-winning studio producing feature films, series, advertising, interactive entertainment and attractions for both the domestic and international market. Our productions are novel, entertaining, brilliantly characterised and full of charm reflecting the unique talent, energy and personal commitment of our team. Our work is often imitated and yet we continue to lead the field producing a rare brand of visually stunning content for cinema, broadcasters, digital platforms and live experiences around the world.

In November 2018, Aardman became an Employee Owned organisation, ensuring that the studio remains independent and securing the creative legacy and culture of the company for the future.

Aardman is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore strongly encourages applications from underrepresented groups.  We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all individuals, regardless of their background.