The Role

We’re looking for a VFX Supervisor | 1.0 FTE

As a VFX Supervisor you are responsible for leading a team of Digital Compositors and CG Artists. Collaborating with the Producer, Director and Director of Photography, you are a key to delivering high-end VFX for films, series and TVCs.

 

Responsibilities

  • Guide and deliver VFX projects from conception through to completion.
  • Achieving and managing the creative goals of clients.
  • Working alongside our in-house producers, being able to find the right VFX solution best suited for projects of varying scales and scopes.
  • Pilot a team of artists to create and deliver high-end work.
  • Act as a partner to in-house producers and the VFX coordinator, keeping them informed of progress, changes, roadblocks and other critical issues.
  • Efficient use of resources, taking the initiative to resolve pipeline issues by researching, identifying and implementing solutions designed to streamline the art process and enhance productivity within the studio.
  • Breaking down scripts and working with producers and CG Supervisors in bidding.
  • Being a role model within the VFX department.

 

Position Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience in the VFX industry.
  • Experience leading a team of artists in a production environment with the ability to adjust approaches and techniques based on episodic TV, streaming and/or film expectations.
  • Excellent planning, negotiating, communicating and leadership skills.
  • Being able to formulate detailed, clear creative and technical feedback to artists.
  • Experience with on-set supervision, script breakdown, and bidding.
  • Expert in industry-standard software packages such as Maya, Houdini, Nuke and ShotGrid. A thorough understanding of the CG & 2D principles and pipeline is essential.
  • Strong understanding of directory structure, file formats, naming conventions, scripts and automation tools.
  • Able to manage several projects at the same time in a fast-paced environment.

 

About You

  • Proven leader with strong motivational qualities
  • Technically and creatively astute
  • Organised
  • Strong attention to details
  • Effective and clear communicator

Interested? Please email your motivation, portfolio and CV to jobs@stormpostproduction.com and maybe you can be part of our team!