Raynault

Production Assistantopen

  • Description
    The Production Assistant works closely with the Producer and Production Coordinator to manage all incoming media and outgoing deliveries. Duties include organizing files, updating databases and performing deliveries as well as other production and administrative duties.
    Responsibilities
    • Manage download and ingestion of shot turnovers, including all VFX elements and reference plates.
    • Ingest and publish outsource vendor submissions.
    • Handle all outgoing file transfers to clients and outsource vendors, including the preparation of renders and documentation.
    • Perform basic quality control on incoming/outgoing files.
    • Ensure data is organized and trackable on the network.
    • Convert and process files as needed.
    • Assist Supervisors in diverse duties, such as image research.
    • Assist Producer in administrative duties, such as printing documents or compiling data entries.
    • Assist Production Coordinator with production management tasks, such as preparation of Cinesync sessions material.
    Requirements
    • Good understanding of VFX processes and terminologies.
    • Knowledge of video codecs and file formats (Quicktime, EXR, DPX, JPG, etc).
    • Experience with using FTP and web-based file transfer tools (Aspera, Mediashuttle, etc).
    • Familiar with shot tracking database systems (Shotgun, a plus).
    • Excellent communication skills, written and spoken, in English and French.
    • Excellent organizational skills, with digital files in particular.
    • Ability to work under pressure while always keeping a positive attitude.
    • Proactive, diligent and meticulous.
    • Basic knowledge of 2D/3D software (Maya, Photoshop, Nuke), an asset.
    • Experience working with editing systems (Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, etc), an asset.
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