Zoic Studios NYC Producers in New York, New York
Zoic Studios is an Award winning VFX company made up of accomplished artists and producers who understand story, process and relationships. Partnership, integrity and enthusiasm are our key founding principles. Some of our recent credits include Legion, Warrior, Manifest, and Future Man.
"Visual Evolution" is our mission; we invest in constantly improving our technological and studio processes so that our artists can focus on being creative even in the lightning fast paced world of visual effects. We apply these principles to our work on some of the most VFX intensive film and television projects out there. We like a challenge. Do you?
We are currently seeking Producers for our 2019/2020 episodic television season in New York City. This is a full time freelance position.
Summary of Position
To oversee multiple projects: from bidding through completion of delivery. Work alongside supervisors and lead artists to manage an internal team ranging in size of five to twenty artists, depending on the project. Be responsible for overseeing the budget, shot tracking database, scheduling of resources and artist assignments, client and editorial contact. Ability to work in a fast-paced, tight deadline environment.
Detailed bidding process pulling reference from scripts, storyboards, and meetings.
Attention to daily individual artist assignments.
Organizing and publishing delivery calendars based on approved methodology breakdown.
Track and update progress of VFX shots in Shotgun.
Communicate daily with clients, editorial, and in-house management.
Push shots through our pipeline from work-in-progress to final, on a weekly basis.
Complete work within the time frame allotted and on-budget.
Actualize budgets and project hours and dollars out to completion.
Work quickly and efficiently within established pipeline.
Must take direction well and adapt to changes.
Prior experience working for a VFX vendor a major plus.
Willingness to adopt to Zoic's policies and procedures with ease.
Experience managing 3D and 2D artists in production.
Must have knowledge and experience budgeting VFX, breaking down scripts and boards.
Some nights, weekends, and travel required.
Ability to work within a structured team environment.
Problem solving skills, self starter, adapt to production changes, motivate artists and teams.
Knowledge of Word, Excel.
Experience with Shotgun a major plus.
Experience producing VFX for television clients a major plus.
On-set experience a plus.
*Must be able to work onsite at New York location. Candidates currently residing in New York a plus as we do not cover relocation/housing.