VFX Producer

We are now considering applications for experienced VFX Producers - a role integral to our award-winning teams in both film and television.

Based in Wellington, NZ, Weta Digital is the standard-bearer for creativity and innovation in visual effects and animation, attracting talent, partners, and clients that seek to push what is possible in pursuit of their artistic vision.

We’re looking for a VFX Producer with a proven background in successfully producing challenging and complex projects. Working in close collaboration with the VFX Supervisor, you will be responsible for the efficient and sustainable passage of a show through the facility so that the project is delivered on time, on budget and to the standard required for the show. Working closely with the VFX Supervisor, you will facilitate the achievement of the client’s creative and technical goals, ensuring the client has the best possible experience in working with Weta Digital. This is a client-facing role, which reports directly to the Executive Producer.

To be successful in this role you will possess the following experience and attributes:

  • Comprehensive, end-to-end understanding of the filmmaking process
  • At least 3+ years experience in a Show Production Manager, VFX Line Producer or a similar senior Production role, and a minimum of 2 years' experience as a VFX Producer in Feature Film VFX
  • Demonstrable experience in the successful delivery of multiple, diverse shows
  • Extensive track record demonstrating successful management of client relationships
  • A team leader with strong motivational skills
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Detailed knowledge of, and experience with, VFX pipelines
  • An understanding of workplace hours management
  • Ability to work and meet strict deadlines under pressure
  • Advanced skills in using Excel
  • Excellent knowledge of database systems

Weta Digital is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate our diversity and believe in creating an environment where all our crew feel welcomed, respected, supported and appreciated.

Due to the Covid 19 border restrictions, remote applicants residing & legal to work in the following countries may be considered; Australia, Canada, United States, United Kingdom and Europe only. Any successful applicant from outside New Zealand should expect to initially carry out their duties on a remote basis into 2021

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!

Location: Wellington - New Zealand

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