Rocket Science Toronto is an internationally recognized VFX studio, collaborating with top tier film and TV clients to design and create compelling stories and images. Room for growth, an excellent live/work balance and constant artistic challenge on a variety of projects attract artists and VFX production personnel to the Rocket Science team. Our credits include the Resident Evil franchise, Rupture, Dolphin Tale, Hannibal, Hell on Wheels, Killjoys, and The Expanse.
Key Duties of the Job:
• Working out of our Toronto studio, oversee all aspects of multiple VFX projects, ensuring delivery on time and on budget.
• Script breakdown and budgeting.
• Client liaison – collaborating with show producers, directors, production and post-production departments.
• Facility planning and labor scheduling in collaboration with Production Manager.
• Tracking costs and project performance and report to Management.
• Proven ability to deliver professional quality VFX on time and on budget.
• A complete understanding of both feature film and television VFX pipelines.
• Experience working with live action film and television production, including knowledge of directing, lighting, camera, special effects, grip, art dept, costumes and props departments.
• Ability to communicate with all levels of production personnel including show runners, executive producers and studio/ network representatives.
• Excellent planning, negotiating, communicating and leadership skills.
• At least 2 years experience as a VFX Producer on recognized films or TV series.
• A professional and friendly manner.
• A team player with excellent communication skills.
• Ability to multitask, prioritize and problem solve in a fast paced environment.
• College Certificate &/or degree in animation/VFX, or applicable industry experience required.
• On site permanent full time and contract work available
• Minimum 40 hours per week. Overtime and shifted work hours may be required from time to time to meet production and delivery deadlines.
• Cover letter and professional resume.
• Summarize your citizenship and legal ability to work in Canada.
Rocket Science’s creative team is housed in a massive turn of the century barn-like office in Toronto’s vibrant Roncesvalles Village. The building has been featured in the Globe & Mail due to it’s architecture, history and amenities, including an artisanal bakery cafe. The location is close to subway and transit, in a destination neighborhood with restaurants, shopping, nightlife and access to Lake Ontario, biking trails and High Park. The team enjoys free lunch Fridays, regular access to film screenings and constant training opportunities.
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