Layout Supervisor

Layout Supervisor

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Type: Full Time
Activities:
Layout,
LAYOUT SUPERVISOR
Place:
Montreal
Description

The Layout Supervisor leads layout artists in the creation of a cinematic vision for the production that supports the narrative. Serves as the creative layout lead. Manages the translation of story sketches into a 3D version of the story reel. Oversees the creation of story composition, staging and initial camera set-up. Recommends creative and technical solutions to aesthetic problems. Shepherds shots through final layout. Accountable for shot count management. Accountable for on time, on budget execution and delivery of up to date layouts throughout production.

Responsibilities

The Layout Supervisor leads layout artists in the creation of a cinematic vision for the production that supports the narrative. Serves as the creative layout lead. Manages the translation of story sketches into a 3D version of the story reel. Oversees the creation of story composition, staging and initial camera set-up. Recommends creative and technical solutions to aesthetic problems. Shepherds shots through final layout. Accountable for shot count management. Accountable for on time, on budget execution and delivery of up to date layouts throughout production.

Qualifications

• Degree/diploma in fine arts or animation or equivalent experience an asset
• A minimum of 5 years film or television experience
• Strong skills in layout, strong composition skills, animation & cinematography are required
• Basic understanding of modeling, lighting and stereoscopy
• Knowledge of Maya is preferable
• The ability to visualize in 3D space
• Strong understanding of character posing
• Able to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas
• Able to multi-task and prioritize
• Thrive in a high pressure, deadline oriented environment
• Enjoy working in teams and has the ability to follow directions.
• Able to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas
• Able to thrive in a high pressure, deadline oriented environment
• Enjoy working in teams
• Able to follow directions well

This job description is not meant to be all inclusive. Employee may be required to perform other duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

If you are interested, please apply here: https://jobs.reelfx.com/en/positions/layout-supervisor-648

Please note that Canadian citizens and Canadian permanent residents will be considered in priority.

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