Method Studios Vancouver is currently in search of a VFX Producer to join our Production team. The candidate will be responsible for managing all aspects of a production, including initial bidding and breakdown, scheduling and resource planning, and the timely completion of the visual effects work on budget and to the client’s and Method’s expectations.
Partnered with the VFX Supervisor, the VFX Producer will manage the client relationship on a daily basis and ensure the highest standard of work is produced at all times.
Responsibilities and Duties
Working with the VFX Supervisor and production management team to formulate project bids and breakdowns
Creating and maintaining the overall production schedule and project databases
Managing the client relationship and expectations in a diplomatic and professional manner
Overseeing production coordinators to ensure the accurate production tracking of all shots through the pipeline to completion and client delivery
Managing the day-to-day resource requirements of the team and project, reporting to the Supervising Producer on all resource needs
Overseeing all client deliverables, and ensuring milestones are met successfully
Producing internal progress and external client reports
Monitoring the team’s performance and maximizing their creative potential
A minimum of 3 years experience as a VFX Producer on live action feature film projects in an established VFX facility
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
A thorough understanding of VFX and post-production processes and pipelines is essential
Excellent people-management, communication and organizational skills, as well as an exceptional eye for detail
Capable of motivating and leading team with enthusiasm and clarity
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and Filemaker Pro
Experience using Shotgun or similar production management software an asset
This is a full-time, term contract position. Salary dependent on experience.
Please e-mail van-recruiting[at]methodstudios.com with the subject line “VFX Producer” and your name (e.g. “VFX Producer – John Smith”) along with your résumé and upcoming availability.
We thank all candidates in advance for applying but only those selected will be contacted for an interview.
Located in Vancouver at 50 W. 2nd Avenue, Method Studios is an award-winning, international visual effects group with facilities in Los Angeles, Vancouver, New York, London, Sydney, and Melbourne. As an artist-driven company known for its creativity, Method Studios services high-end feature film, commercial, television, games, and motion graphics clients in the global marketplace. Built around an exceptional team of VFX professionals, our international facilities provide a full range of services including conceptual design, look development, on-set supervision, 3D animation/CGI, matte painting, compositing, and finishing. With its global reach accented by its boutique accessibility, the company has the capacity to service its clientele wherever production is situated.
Recent feature credits for Method include: “Avengers: Age of Ultron”, “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb”, “Jupiter Ascending”, “The Maze Runner”, “Snowpiercer”, “X-Men: Days of Future Past”, “Transformers: Age of Extinction”, “Maleficent”, “Cloud Atlas”, “Clash of the Titans 2”, and “Elysium”.
Upcoming feature work include: “San Andreas”, “5th Wave”, “Tarzan”, and “King Arthur”