Production Manager / Coordinator, Animation Studio – Vietnam
Our client, a well known Animation Studio in Vietnam that is owned by a SE Asian group who owns, develops and manages leading tourism and hospitality properties throughout Asia seeks a Production Manager/Coordinator.
The Production Manager will be responsible for both the Computer Animation and Traditional hand-drawn animation divisions in their Studio. Hence, it is mandatory for this person to be knowledgeable in the management of all processes and procedures of the Animation division.
In order to qualify for this role, you must have experience in leading Animation companies located in USA or Japan like Disney, Warner Amination Group, Dreamworks, Nickelodeon and comparable.
Your responsibilities for this role are:
5 years industry experience on animated productions.
Managing and supervising the Animation team and general film production.
Liaising with the Animation Production team and managing them through the duration of the project.
Mentoring and development of Animation Production staff in the running of the department and all production interactions.
Contributing to the creation and maintenance of the Master Schedule for the project, in particular as it relates to Animation.
Overseeing the team resources, covering both internal artist management, as well as working with the recruitment team during the hiring process.
Forecasting delays and shortfalls and communicating issues to PM’s, Head of Production and Line Producer as necessary.
Maintaining a high level of communication between the other Unit Production Managers and discussing broad production issues.
Supervising the accurate and timely communication between Production and relevant Supervisors and Artists.
A strong technical skill set will be required alongside good communication skills and the ability to work under pressure to deadlines.
A thorough knowledge of animation process and good knowledge of the creative side of animation producing.
Excellent knowledge of project management tools and methodologies, including Excel, Office, Project.
Strong team player with good communication skills and ability to facilitate resources across departments and divisions.
Good oral and written English language communication skills.