Animation Specialist at Candlellight Foundation for Children with Special Needs


We are dedicated non-profit organization committed to making a meaningful difference in the lives of children with special needs, as well as their parents and caregivers. We understand the unique challenges these children and their families face, and we are dedicated to providing comprehensive support for their overall well-being. Our organization is led by a Board Certified Cognitive Specialist (IBCCES), who also holds an MEd in Special Education from a renowned university in the United States of America. Our leader is a Registered Behavior Technician (BACB) and a Certified Health and Wellness Coach. With extensive professional and personal experience over the years, our leader is uniquely prepared to understand and address the needs of children with special needs and their families.

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Qualification: OND
  • Experience: 1 – 10 years
  • Location: Lagos
  • Job Field: ICT / Computer, Media / Advertising / Branding, NGO/Non-Profit 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead and oversee the development and production of 2D and 3D animated content that educates, inspires, and entertains children with special needs.
  • Utilize your expertise in 2D and 3D animation techniques to create visually captivating and emotionally engaging storytelling.
  • Collaborate with the creative team to bring scripts and storylines to life through visually stunning computer-generated animations.
  • Manage and mentor a team of animators, providing guidance and support throughout the production process.
  • Ensure the delivery of high-quality animation, models, illustrations, and special effects for films, games, or videos.


  • Proven experience in 2D and 3D animation production, with a strong portfolio showcasing your work.
  • Proficiency in industry-standard animation software and tools, such as Maya, Toon Boom, Cinema 4D, or similar.
  • In-depth knowledge of animation techniques, CGI software, and the ability to bring characters and storylines to life.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to mentor and guide a team of animators.
  • Passion for storytelling and a creative vision to deliver visually captivating and emotionally engaging animated content.

Method of Application

Please submit your resume, portfolio, and any relevant references to [] using the positile as subject . We appreciate all applications, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further consideration.