Production Manager

Burbank, CA
Production Staff
Full Time
Bento Box is seeking a Production Manager for a new primetime comedy series!

The Production Manager is responsible for managing the day-to-day production schedule and crew under the guidance of the Associate Producer and Production Supervisor.

Covid-19 Update:
We are currently hiring artists and production crew to work safely and remotely on our shows!
Thank you for applying!

Responsibilities

    • Directly manage a storyboard coordinator, design coordinator, color design coordinator and 2 production assistants
    • Coordinate with our writing, post production, storyboarding, design, and animation departments
    • Help prepare for storyboard, design, and post production meetings
    • Take notes during storyboard, design, and edit meetings and make sure all notes are implemented 
    • Supervise Animatic and Animation Editorial and monitor needed changes
    • Coordinate storyboard and design revisions
    • Manage a balance between the Show Runner’s notes/wants/needs
    • Supervise and implement needed changes for Animatic Rewrite
    • Coordinate shipping all production materials to our animation studio(s)
    • Supervise shipments to Track reading and Lip Assignment
    • Manage Timers and Checkers workload and schedule
    • Maintain clarity of information and good channels of communication with the Associate Producer and Supervising Producer
    • Resolves problems by analyzing data; investigating issues; identifying solutions; recommending action to the Associate Producer and Supervising Producer
    • Track production workflow by monitoring steps of the process 
    • Track production schedule throughout Pre Production pipeline

Qualifications

    • 2+ years of production coordinator experience 5+ years of animation experience in animation production, with emphasis on 2D animation 
    • Outstanding people skills: ability to guide a unique group of creative staff 
    • Excellent organizational and project management skills 
    • Strong attention to detail is critical
    • Knowledge of Shotgun, Photoshop, Toon Boom Storyboard Pro and Toon Boom Harmony 
Cover letters are appreciated; don’t make us imagine why you are the perfect fit…this is your chance to tell us!