Production Manager - Bournemouth

 
Position
Production Manager

Level
Mid

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

Required Skills

  • 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.

About You

  • 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

Required Experience

  • 3+ years of relevant experience in a VFX environment

Benefits

  • Life Time – Our uncapped holiday scheme
  • Central location.
  • 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!
  • Fantastic company culture.

Location

  • Bournemouth, UK

Contract Type

  • 4-6+month fixed-term contract.

Start Date

  • Feb 2020

Salary

  • Dependent on experience

How to Apply?

  • Send a short cover email to: [email protected]
  • Include your availability and CV.
  • Add the position you are applying for in the subject of the email.

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK at the time of applying, remote work is not possible.


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