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Mr. X Inc.

Toronto, Ontario - Canada
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VFX Production Manager

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Job Description

  •     Work as part of the VFX production team to implement viable VFX solutions
  •     Communicate with producers, coordinators, creative and technical leads regarding directives and production requirements of specific projects
  •     Develop project plans and schedules for the production team.
  •     Work with production coordinators to ensure deadlines are met.
  •     Support/work with the VFX Producer to create master and delivery schedules for the production.
  •     Oversee the coordination of dailies and reviews, ensuring accurate notes are taken and production priorities are distributed and followed through
  •     Act as client liaison to facilitate VFX turnovers with editorial and communicate progress and deliveries of the VFX work
  •     Oversee outputs and client deliveries
  •     Create and maintain weekly status reports to track costs and shot progress.
  •     Forecast and communicate any delays or overages, escalating any issues to the VFX producer and/or management where required.
  •     Propose new and efficient ways to improve production workflow at Mr. X

Skills Required

  •     A passion for film - a keen interest in the business of film making and working within a team;
  •     Exceptional people skills;
  •     Strong attention to detail, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, willingness and ability to learn new skills & Technologies;
  •     Strong time-management skills, the ability to prioritize workload combined with a sense of urgency, work well under pressure and meet multiple critical deadlines daily;
  •     Must have strong planning and organizational skills; be confident and enthusiastic when communicating in person and/or over the phone; and enjoys working in a fast-paced creative team environment;
  •     Must have exceptional communication skills (both written and verbal), as well as active listening skills
  •     A pro-active nature with a strong display of “Can do”, and “No job is too small or too big” attitude;
  •     Technical proficiency in Windows operating system

Qualifications

  •     Must have at least 3-5 Years of VFX Production experience
  •     Must have thorough knowledge and ability to use MS Office, Shotgun, FileMaker and to learn proprietary studio tools quickly and effectively.
  •     The candidate must have the ability to work autonomously and meet deadlines
  •     Strong communication and interpersonal skills are critical
  •     Candidate must be able to lead and work within a team environment
  •     3D and/or on-set production experience is a must.

Why work at Mr. X?

  •     Benefits after 3 months! (contracts must be 6 months or longer to be eligible)
  •     Studio is located in a great area
  •     Breakfast Mondays
  •     Yoga Thursdays
  •     Bike racks available in the studio
  •     Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) visits to the studio
  •     Fun place to work! We have a “Fun Committee”!
  •     We pay overtime!
  •     Amazing artists and production team

How to Apply

To apply please visit https://www.mrxfx.com/careers/.

We thank all applicants but we will only contact those candidates who will be moving forward in the recruitment process.   

All applicants must include a cover letter and resume with their application.