FINCH Company/Full-time/$60,000 to $70,000

Sydney

Posted 24 Mar 2020

Closes 23 Apr 2020

The Finch Company is one of Australia’s most highly awarded and successful film production companies. We are currently searching for a new member for our vfx and postproduction team. We are looking for an extremely motivated, enthusiastic producer who is passionate about film and the creation of beautiful pictures

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prepare accurate and high detailed budgets and advising on both high end VFX and fast turnaround adaptation work.
  • Plan, coordinate and lead projects from storyboard through to final delivery.
  • Ensuring correct scheduling of sessions.
  • Manage project negotiation and utilize all resources efficiently.
  • Work alongside Leads and creative supervisors to track and manage projects.
  • Manage resources and ensure a strong line of communication between teams and all support departments.
  • Anticipate and communicate issues to supervisors or department heads.
  • Oversee the execution of all masters and final client deliveries.
  • Reconciling and billing projects.
  • Answering client technical queries or liaising with operators or technical staff to obtain and provide requested information.
  • Help to maintain a positive, upbeat and professional atmosphere to each project, being proactive and solution-orientated.
  • Supervise and ensure quality control on all projects and give feedback to appropriate creative, production and operational personnel.
  • Monitor and review project demands on creative artists and ensure that they have sufficient support staff and resources for each project.
  • Provide ongoing line management during projects, managing the welfare of both creative and production teams.

 

TECHNICAL:

 

  • A detailed comprehensive understanding of all aspects of post production from Offline, through grade to final delivery.
  • Monitor and ensure the most effective use of the company’s technical, creative and resources to deliver a successful outcome on projects.
  • Keep abreast of new techniques and workflows within the company and as it relates to the broader industry.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • 4-5 years minimum experience as a VFX Producer.
  • Highly organized
  • Exemplary time/project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to prioritize conflicting tasks
  • Able to remain calm and confident in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to work within a team towards a common goal
  • Understanding of common file formats and resolutions

 

This role is a full time position, based in our Sydney office.

Salary range is $65,000- $75,000 based.