Director, New Business, VFX/Practical Effects

Jim Henson’s Creature Shop™ provides digital and practical visual effects, including design and creation of animatronic creatures, soft puppets, and digital characters to the international film, television, online and advertising industries and is based in Los Angeles and New York with satellite shop capabilities internationally. We are currently looking for a Director New Business, VFX/Practical Effects to source, pitch and close on new revenue-generating projects for our Creature Shop. The Director New Business should bring […]

Creature Shop Business Development Intern

Revised May 13th, 2019 JOB TITLE:        CREATURE SHOP BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT INTERN 2019DEPT. NAME:   CREATURE SHOPREPORTS TO:   VICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT PRIMARY PURPOSE OF THE POSITION Jim Henson’s Creature Shop seeks candidates for its 2019 Business Development Internship.  The duties of the internship include research, data entry, filing, as well as general office assistant duties.  The intern will learn both the business development and production aspects of the industry. REQUIREMENTS The Creature Shop’s Business Development […]

Sculptor

Burbank, CA Department: Jim Henson’s Creature ShopReports To: Vice-President, Business Development, Jim Henson’s Creature ShopPosted June, 2016 Jim Henson’s Creature Shop is seeking portfolio submissions from sculptors for consideration for future freelance work. Experience sculpting with clay and urethane foam is required. To Apply Please apply online by submitting the following documents tokday@creatureshop.com Cover Letter Resume Portfolio (URL or PDF recommended, but not required) No phone calls or faxes, please. The Jim Henson Company is […]

Mechanic and Animatronics Specialist

Burbank, CA Department: Jim Henson’s Creature ShopReports To: Vice-President, Business Development, Jim Henson’s Creature ShopPosted June, 2016 Jim Henson’s Creature Shop is seeking portfolio submissions from mechanics and animatronics specialists for consideration for future freelance work. Knowledge of cable/servo mechanisms and electronics is a plus. To Apply Please apply online by submitting the following documents to kday@creatureshop.com Cover Letter Resume Portfolio (URL or PDF recommended, but not required) No phone calls or faxes, please. The […]

Designer Portfolio Submissions

Designer Portfolio SubmissionsBurbank, CA Department: Jim Henson’s Creature ShopReports To: Vice-President, Business Development, Jim Henson’s Creature ShopPosted August 12, 2015 Jim Henson’s Creature Shop is seeking portfolio submissions from designers for consideration for future freelance design work focusing on character/creature design, environment concepts, and storyboard work. To Apply Please apply online by submitting the following documents to epatlakas@creatureshop.com Cover Letter Resume Portfolio (URL or PDF recommended, but not required) No phone calls or faxes, please. […]