Animation Producer

North Hollywood, CA
Production Staff
Full Time
We are looking for an experienced, motivated, detail-oriented Animation Producer! This Producer reports to Supervising Producer. They are responsible for the initiation, coordinating, supervising, and controlling all aspects of production.

Responsibilities:

    • Works with Supervising Producer in creating Budget and Schedule appropriate for assigned production.
    • Establishes all Pre-Production and Post-Production pipelines.
    • Oversees the production budget and day-to-day operations.
    • Hire staff for all aspects of production and post-production
    • Works with EP and Directors to ensure consistency of creative vision.
    • Oversees animation studio, ensuring quality of animation, budget and schedule are adhered to.
    • Serves as the primary point of contact for staff, clients, and network.
    • Maintains clarity of information and good channels of communication between the Supervising Producer and Network.
    • Delegates appropriate responsibilities to Associate Producer.
    • Maintains high company standards.
    • Maintains schedule and budget.
    • Possesses professional and deep technical knowledge.
    • Resolves personnel problems by analyzing data; investigating issues, identifying solutions, and recommending action.
    • Maintains working relationship with the union by following the terms of the collective bargaining agreement.
    • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
    • Understands Harmony pipeline
    • Is a pro-active, positive team leader

Qualifications:

    • 3+ years of experience producing animation, with emphasis on 2D animation with a thorough understanding of a 2D production pipeline from development to post production.
    • Outstanding people skills: Ability to guide a unique group of creative staff.
    • Excellent organizational and project management skills.
    • Must be able to adapt to changes easily within a highly dynamic environment, including the management of the team within this environment.
    • Strong attention to detail is critical.
    • Knowledge of Toon Boom Harmony, Shotgun, Slack, Storyboard Pro, Excel, and Photoshop.
    • Experience with Production Tracking and Asset Management software.
    • Previous supervisory and leadership experience, including demonstrated ability to manage and motivate a team.
    • Knowledge of union rules including SAG/Aftra, 839 Animation Guild, and WGA.