Post Production Supervisor

Netflix, Los Angeles, California

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Netflix Original Animation content is new and exciting—breaking ground within the animation community as well as bringing original and unique content to our viewers. Netflix Original Animation Post Production Supervisors are responsible for all aspects of the post production process for the animated shows/feature that they work on.
Post Production Supervisors are tasked with supporting their productions to create powerful, emotional, funny, and dramatic animated stories that enrich our member’s experience. They will help to oversee and manage the Post department and team for their project(s) and serve as the liaison for that team with cross functional partners. They will also work with the Netflix Original Animation and Show Production teams to understand production schedules, current status, and resources available.

What You'll Do:

  • Create and maintain healthy working relationships with creators, show runners, execs, editors, and out-of-house vendors in order to produce and deliver the finest quality product within the given time frame and budget of the project
  • Manage the post schedule using pCal and /or Google Sheets as well as making sure all scheduling and budgetary concerns (as they relate to post production) are addressed and communicated to all relevant parties
  • Scheduling, management, and attendance at all Post Production-related meetings and sessions, including, but not limited to: animatics, locks, spots, reviews, mixes, color corrections, and QCs
  • Serve as liaison between edit staff and NFLX by helping to communicate any equipment needs/concerns as well as transfer updated information/changes of tool use or communication patterns as needed
  • Manage the Animation Retakes process: notate, budget, and transmit retake notes and materials given by key creative and technical producers and send out to animation studio partners attached to the project
  • Attend regular check-in meetings with Show Producers and Netflix Post Production Team, communicating any concerns or issues that may cause the production to miss delivery/exploitation dates or to fall outside of the agreed upon Post Production budget
  • Oversee and ensure the generation and delivery of all post production delivery and archive elements to the Studio according to the provided delivery list and assigning vendors into Content Hub/Backlot
  • Learn the Netflix specific tools used for cut sharing (PIX), file delivery (Content Hub), final delivery (Source Management) and QC review (Asset QC) and set due dates for notes from Executives and Producers
  • Keep up to date on current and emerging technologies for post production, mastering, and distribution

What You'll Need:

  • 3-4 years of 2D or CG Animation Post Production experience
  • General knowledge of the standard, professional editing systems for Picture and Sound Editorial, Compositing, and Mastering is necessary
  • General knowledge of the common media container formats and codecs for Picture and Sound
  • Proficiency in the Google Suite of apps, and Photoshop is heavily preferred

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