Part Time On-set VFX Supervisor

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group - Vancouver, BC (12 months ago)

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Part Time On-set VFX Supervisor


Encore, a Deluxe Entertainment Services Group company, has a position in its visual effects department in Vancouver, Canada. Encore is an Emmy award winning VFX house, providing outstanding visual effects work for television and motion pictures. Encore provides post-production services to top television series and is owned by Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. Deluxe is the leading provider of a broad range of entertainment industry services and technologies to major Hollywood Studios and an international client base.

We currently have an opening for a contract-based PT On-set VFX Supervisor with a background in episodic VFX experience. The position will be located in Vancouver, Canada.

The On-Set Visual Effects Supervisor is responsible for the design and execution of on-set visual effects work for an episodic series format. This can include both on set supervision for the acquisition of plates, elements, as well as, supervision of filming – relative to VFX- through delivery of plates to VFX.

In conjunction with the VFX Producer, the On-Set VFX Supervisor is responsible for the management and successful completion of the VFX during production. The VFX Supervisor will be required to troubleshoot issues in a fast-paced schedule, while being able to remain calm and organized.

VFX Supervisor will act as a liaison between Encore’s Creative Director, the overall project supervisor, producers, or director as required, scheduling of effects production, and potentially estimating/bidding new work.

VFX supervision as required (On set)
Maintain creative relations with clients, while establishing strong client confidence
Flag overages and conceptual changes that would affect the VFX Bid
Communicate creative, technical input for shot design & completion with VFX staff while maintaining Director’s vision and working within budget
Communicate Director’s feedback
Delegate appropriate tasks to applicable crew & artists
Regularly update senior management to show status weekly

Minimum 5 years on-set experience as VFX supervisor, which includes episodic TV (preferably superhero or action genres)
Proven track record in the industry
Strong technical knowledge and organizational skills
Excellent communication skills and an ability to take exact direction from the Director and translate to post VFX house

About Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc.
Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. is the global leader in digital services and technology solutions for content creation and delivery. Since 1915 Deluxe has been a trusted partner to Hollywood studios, independent filmmakers, TV networks, online content producers, brands, and anyone looking to bring stories and experiences to audiences. Deluxe Creative companies house the world’s top talent, amplified through a unified technology and business infrastructure to streamline processes, move media seamlessly, and connect our teams globally. Deluxe Delivery Solutions offer everything clients need to transform and deliver content in any format and release or broadcast window, for any recipient, to any device and destination. With headquarters in Los Angeles and New York, and operations in 25 key media markets worldwide, the company relies on the talents of 7,000 of the industry’s premier artists, experts, and innovators.

Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.