Production Manager

Location: toronto, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 04-17-2018
Stereo D is the recognized leader in high-quality conversions of 2D theatrical content into stereoscopic 3D imagery, working with major motion picture studios, directors, cinematographers, and VFX supervisors to bring their vision of 3D storytelling to the screen. The company also provides end-to-end 3D production services on feature films, television productions and commercials.  Stereo D is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc., ( which is a wholly owned subsidiary of MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.

Stereo D has an immediate opening for a Production Manager/Department Manager:
Overview: The Job of the Department Manager is to oversee that all tasks for the day/week are completed with the near-term goal of hitting quota by the end of the week while maintaining a long-view on the efficiency and development of the department. This includes partnering with the assistant Department manager to coordinate the rest of the department staff as well as working with the Line Producer and other department managers to meet the daily/weekly goals of their department.
Specific Responsibilities include:
Department inventory management and planning. including interdepartmental communication to identify needed inventory.
  • Work with department Supervisor to determine artist allocation for shows and weekly output goals
  • Work with editorial department on creating and adjusting the dailies schedule
  • Coordinate trailers and show closeouts within department to meet client deadlines
  • Department reporting on projected artist output and daily approvals
  • Be able to have an offset schedule during busier times to help deepen our coverage
  • Create schedules for the production team based on posted hours.
  • Being aware of what the pulse of the floor and adapt to any issues as they arise
  • Problem solve with the assistant department manager for whatever roadblocks come about throughout the week
  • Responsible artist and production team’s performance tracking and management.
  • Communicate with upper management daily/ weekly issues beyond immediate responsibilities.
  • 3+ years experience in a production environment (TV/FILM/MEDIA)
  • Experience in a production leadership capacity with ability to influence and motivate staff
  • Must have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Must be detail-oriented, multi-tasking, self-directed, with ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Must be resourceful, able to adapt to new situations, and to work in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment.
  • Must be constantly seeking to improve efficiency and quality of technical operations.
  • Flexibility to work extended hours and/or weekends to meet project deadlines.
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