Associate VFX Supervisor London Job at The Walt Disney Company | The Dots
Job Expired
1 month ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions VFX Artist
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Serves as “right hand” to VFX Supervisor on assigned show with regards to show leadership, methodology and crewing as well as client management, as needed. Responsible for a body of work on a show such as a particular ILM studio or outsourced work. Responsible for collaborating with Producer and show leadership to deliver the show on time and on budget.
Pre-Production:
  • In collaboration with VFX Supervisor and Producer, sets up show including pipeline and methodology decisions, in concert with the DPS.
  • Collaborates with Producer to assign crew to show and cast crew.
  • Maintains constant communication with VFX Supervisor on location to understand progress on set and changes that will affect body of work.
  • May start early shot production, overseeing asset build, look development and/or effects development while principal photography is in progress.
  • Responsible for leading crew when VFX Supervisors is on location. Runs dailies, gives crew direction on shots and assets, aesthetic direction and feedback.
  • Serves as key creative in bid meetings.
  • Develops methodology and approach to show, including how to get work completed efficiently and within show budget; making determinations about where to distribute the work
  • May cover 2nd unit or relieve VFX Supervisor on location
Production:
  • Supervises assigned body of work, provides feedback to artists
  • In collaboration with VFX Supervisor and Producer, develops and executes production plan
  • On occasion and with approval from VFX Supervisor, may present VFX work to client, with guidance from the VFX Supervisor.
  • On occasion, may be required to perform hands-on shot work on show
This position is with Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Industrial Light & Magic. Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, colour, religion or belief, sex, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, disability or pregnancy or maternity. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

About Industrial Light & Magic:

Founded in 1975 by George Lucas, ILM is the leading effects facility in the world, serving the motion picture, commercial production, and attraction industries. ILM has created visual effects for over 325 feature films and has played a key role in seven of the top 10 worldwide box-office hits of all time and has contributed to 25 of the top 50. ILM has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, the company continues to break new ground in visual effects, VR, AR, and Immersive Cinema.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Industrial Light & Magic.
Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, colour, religion or belief, sex, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, disability or pregnancy or maternity. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

Skills Required

  • VFX
  • VFX Supervision

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