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VFX Scheduler

VFX Scheduler

We are seeking a VFX Scheduler to join our team based in Paddington.

Working closely with a tight-knit team of Producers, VFX Artists and Creative Directors this role supports the production department across our Sydney and Auckland studios.

What you’ll do:
• Schedule all aspects of jobs across our Sydney and Auckland studios
• Manage in-house artists workloads, job sheets, noting sick days and holidays
• Provide frequent and clear communication with freelancers and external vendors, including negotiating rates
• Negotiate with Producers regarding schedule clashes and provide timely solutions and options
• Communicate with IT regarding software licensing requirements for jobs
• Maintain an up-to-date database of freelance creatives (2D/3D/specialists & rates)
• Learn 2D/3D artists and creatives individual skill sets, to schedule the most appropriate people for every job.

What you’ll need:
• Be highly organised with great time/project management skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• The ability to prioritise conflicting tasks
• The ability to remain calm and focused in a fast-paced and changing environment
• Basic understanding of live-action and CG based visual effects workflows
• Basic knowledge of of common file formats and resolutions
• An interest to learn Online and 3D hardware & software compatibility
• Knowledge of production software and shot tracking systems
• Basic understanding of of Avid/editorial
• Comprehensive knowledge of Google suite

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

About Us
Blockhead is one of the world’s leading VFX studios with bases in Sydney and Auckland. Throughout its 11 year history Blockhead has been at the forefront of creating engaging stories using the latest in movie and gaming technology. Whether a Netflix blockbuster movie, an Amazon TV Series or one of the biggest brands in the world, Blockhead has created talking creatures, missions to space, recreated historical events and simulated alternate realities.

We invite you to delve into our worlds here www.blockheadvfx.com

Paddington 2021

Blockhead VFX




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