Reporting to the Head of Creative Operations, working in tandem with the Department Manager, as the Head of Department you are responsible for day-to-day operations and long-term strategic management of your department.
This is an exciting opportunity and challenge which will require you to formulate and articulate a vision and goals for your team while aligning with the greater Mill Film vision and goals.
You are a coach and mentor; you set a positive tone and are a role-model. You have flair with matching shot teams and projects and concurrently drive your team to meet production deadlines, budgets and high quality.
You will flourish by navigating multiple stakeholders across multiple-sites. You are deliberate about diversity and mindfully inclusive.
The disciplines you will look after are : FX, 3D-DMP, Lighting and Compositing. Through your solid and expert experience in Compositing, as the Head of Shots, your fine eye for bringing a shot together through the final stages of the pipeline will shape our department’s creative standards.
Mill Film has a legacy which includes an Academy Award for Visual Effects, we set the creative bar high and work hard to deliver creative excellence alongside building inclusion and diversity into the fabric of our studio.
Managing the team
Strategy and technical development
Show planning and delivery
Mill Film is a newly launched visual effects studio with locations in Adelaide- Australia, Bangalore- India and Montreal- Canada, working on VFX for feature films and episodic content.
With talent diversity and equality at the heart of Mill Film’s culture, we want to inspire the next generation of visual effects artists, to create a dynamic pool of talent and work with the latest technologies on ground-breaking productions.
Mill Film builds inclusion and diversity into the foundation of the studio. We believe that inclusion and diversity are the solution to delivering excellence in creative VFX for our clients.
We foster a culture of respectful candor, where artists, production and technologists come together to build a talent community devoted to realizing industry leading VFX solutions for feature and episodic content for major Studios.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Technical Knowledge / Skills