Reports To: VFX Producer
Key Purpose of Role:
The Visual Effects Line producer will liaise with all aspects of Clients, Production and Post production, working closely with the VFX Producer and VFX Supervisor. They will be required to provide and frequently adapt a detailed plan for the delivery of a project to ensure the project is delivered on time and on budget.
Main Responsibilities and Duties:
Plan facility resources with the VFX Producer and Supervisor to create an effective approach to the visual effects work.
Create the detailed plan for the short to medium term and provide to supervisors and individual artists.
Ensure the visual effects team understand the goals and deadlines.
Communicate information quickly and succinctly to Crew and Clients.
Oversee and work with Editorial, Co-ordinators and Production Assistants to ensure the schedule of work is on track.
Experience and Skills:
Proven ability to line produce VFX on TV schedules.
Proven in VFX project management to a high level.
Office, particularly Excel.
Experienced in database work, e.g. Shotgun.
How to manage artists and clients.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience of working as a line producer within a VFX production driven environment.
Organised and methodical in their approach to the work.
Clear in their planning with artists, supervisors and clients.
Capable of motivating and leading teams with enthusiasm.
Calm and personable under pressure and when working to tight deadlines.
Good communication and organisational skills.
Creative problem solver and good attention to detail.
Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines, whilst maintaining high quality results.
Ability to work as part of a team, as well as alone.
Ability to work with little supervision.
Flexibility and adaptability.