Overview Our Production team are responsible for managing the artists, schedules and client expectations of all our film, TV and commercial VFX work. If you have a passion for supporting and organising creative projects, then this could be the role for you. Our VFX Production Managers are fundamental to our studio’s process and this could be an ideal next step for an experienced coordinator.
Responsibilities and Duties
Maintain the successful, ingest, scheduling and delivery of all projects – formally assessed through weekly job reports
Successful management of projects – assessed through provision of per job data and per client data.
All projects are delivered with pinch points and crunch times minimised by proper planning and advanced warning to producers.
Provide support to and organisation for VFX Supervisors and Producers.
Participate in client Cinesync or Microsoft Teams/Skype calls
Liaising with overseas vendors and experience in a global multi-site studio.
Client Sends, submission forms and collating material to be sent by our data IO team
Experience in VFX scheduling and high level of organisation/maintenance of databases pertaining to shots or assets.
Previous exposure to and/or proficient knowledge of: Microsoft Office applications, FTP software (Filezilla/CyberDuck), Mac and Windows literate, basic Linux, ShotGun, 7Zip and Aspera/Mediashuttle/SohoNet/MediaSilo etc.
Proficient client communication.
Organised and focused
Clear confident communicator
Adept in skillfully juggling tasks
Engaged and strong desire to learn
Able to perform in a client-driven deadline environment
3+ years of relevant experience in a VFX environment
Life Time – Our uncapped holiday scheme
10-Minute walk to award winning beaches.
Close to the train station links (under 2 hours to Central London).
Wellness benefits, such as company massage, running club and Yoga.
Free Friday Beers or non-alcoholic drinks for all!
At Outpost we believe that our strength lies in our differences. These help us to take different perspectives, challenge the norm and create a special environment based on mutual respect. Outpost is an equal opportunities employer. Employment with us is based on a person’s extraordinary talent and potential. No candidate will receive any less favourable treatment based on their age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability, sexual preference or any other factor that has no bearing on an individual’s ability to perform their job.
Outpost VFX is a team built on a foundation of getting the right people and offering them a balanced and supportive environment to work in, which empowers us to deliver astonishing visual effects for film and high-end TV.