The VFX Supervisor is responsible for determining the overall technical approach and provides the leadership needed to achieve the desired look and effects for a given project while acting as creative liaison between the facility and the client.
Collaborates in the creation and/or enhancement of the Director’s vision for the production
Translates the vision into art/technical direction for the production
Guides the development of creative responses to feedback
Determines the overall technical approach and provides technical leadership for visual effects for production, pre- and post-production
Estimates and establishes resource requirements, budgets, schedules and performance standards for the production
Accountable for on-time, on-budget execution and delivery, as well as quality, of all effects, work for the project
Monitors project progress, directs staff and participates in plate shoots
Supervises and directs the work of several digital effects disciplines
Reviews, critiques, adjusts and approves work created in advance of the Director’s review
Conducts performance reviews and provides regular performance feedback to senior direct reports
Participates with senior leadership in the development of company-wide standards to resolve or avoid issues that might erode competitive advantage.
QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS
At least 6+ years leading live-action visual effects experience, on high profile feature films.
Experience in leading and mentoring large teams and large projects.
Pro-active problem solver who demonstrates a strong sense of creativity and respect for aesthetics
Command a broad knowledge of technologies including 2D + 3D software.
Must be confident, well spoken and have an understanding of on set etiquette and client sensibilities
Ability to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas clearly. (written + verbal)
Well rounded working knowledge of the technical and artistic aspects of live action and visual effects
Experience in 3dsMax preferred.
APPLY ONLY ONCE. We keep your resume on file. If your resume/reel has change after 6 months please apply.
ALWAYS APPLY WITH THE SAME EMAIL
Your email is what we use for correspondence.
RESUME - Include in your resume company names and dates of employment. Max 2 pages.
COVER LETTER - tell us a little about yourself and what makes you the ideal candidate.
REEL BREAKDOWN - describe the tools and what you did on the shot.