VFX & Animation Coordinator (Temporary) Thu Dec 06 02:00:00 CST 2018 Pawtucket, RI 511134100 7488 Hasbro Studios N Contingent Worker <p><span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">At Hasbro, we embrace the unique skills, experiences, talents and perspectives of our global workforce which, combined with our culture of curiosity and innovation, generates the best ideas. We live our values of Community, Passion, Integrity and Creativity, and we’re committed to giving our 5,000+ employees opportunities to build their individual capabilities, balance work and home, deliver excellence through team work and thrive personally. This enables us to deliver results in all aspects of our business.</span></span></p> <p>Position Title:   <strong>VFX & Animation Coordinator</strong></p> <p>Job Status: Temporary</p> <p> </p> <p>Hasbro’s Cake Mix Studios is looking for a temporary VFX & Animation Coordinator for its growing internal team. You'll join a passionate, talented and collaborative group of producers and artists creating content for Hasbro’s incredible brands.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Summary Description:</strong></p> <p>At Cake Mix Studios, the VFX & Animation Coordinator is that rare unicorn who can inspire calm in both a deadline-driven producer and a passionately creative artist.  With clear, consistent communication to all parties, the Coordinator acts as the point person for project and task management and keeps vfx and animation work on track at all times.  Key tasks include creating project schedules, tracking and communicating status, and QC-ing deliverables, all with the aim of ensuring projects are executed at the highest level while on time and on budget. This role requires excellent communication skills as well as a strong understanding of visual effects and animation pipelines. </p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Responsibilities:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Work with multiple producers simultaneously on multiple projects to track assets, artist tasks and deliver against milestones</li> <li>Work with internal artists to effectively assign tasks and keep track of production assets throughout the entire post pipeline</li> <li>QC all material prior to review or delivery; oversee execution of final deliverables</li> <li>Anticipate and communicate issues quickly to avoid missing internal and external deadlines</li> <li>Track shots and progress in production software and/or excel</li> <li>Schedule meetings, dailies, and review sessions; take and distribute meeting notes as needed</li> <li>Anticipate possible future conflicts and problem solve with or without supervision</li> <li>Monitor and evaluate artist time actuals vs budget</li> <li>Communicate information quickly and succinctly in person as well as via email</li> <li>Encourage and maintain a positive, upbeat attitude; welcome and orient new artists to the team</li> </ul> <p> </p> <p><strong>Qualifications:</strong></p> <p>Minimum 3 years related work experience in visual effects and/or animation production</p> <p>Solid understanding of visual effects, animation and post production pipelines</p> <p>Fluent with Excel; experience with Shotgun or F-Track a plus</p> <p>Familiar with Maya, Unreal Engine, and Nuke</p> <p>Able to think creatively and outside the box</p> <p>Self-directed and comfortable with rapidly changing variables</p> <p>Experience working within interdisciplinary teams</p> <p>Ability to collaborate and communicate under tight deadlines</p> <p>Strong time management & organizational skills</p> <p>For more information about careers at Hasbro become a fan on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and join our careers group on LinkedIn.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.hasbro.com/">Hasbro</a> (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global play and entertainment company committed to Creating the World&#39;s Best Play Experiences. From toys and games to television, movies, digital gaming and consumer products, Hasbro offers a variety of ways for audiences to experience its iconic brands, including NERF, MY LITTLE PONY, TRANSFORMERS, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY, BABY ALIVE and MAGIC: THE GATHERING, as well as premier partner brands. Through its entertainment labels, Allspark Pictures and Allspark Animation, the Company is building its brands globally through great storytelling and content on all screens. Hasbro is committed to making the world a better place for children and their families through corporate social responsibility and philanthropy. Hasbro ranked No. 5 on the 2018 100 Best Corporate Citizens list by CR Magazine, and has been named one of the World&rsquo;s Most Ethical Companies&reg; by Ethisphere Institute for the past seven years. Learn more at<a href="http://www.hasbro.com/"> www.hasbro.com</a>, and follow us on Twitter (<a href="https://twitter.com/Hasbro">@Hasbro</a> &amp; <a href="https://twitter.com/HasbroNews">@HasbroNews</a>) and Instagram (<a href="https://www.instagram.com/hasbro/?hl=en">@Hasbro</a>).</p>

VFX & Animation Coordinator (Temporary)

At Hasbro, we embrace the unique skills, experiences, talents and perspectives of our global workforce which, combined with our culture of curiosity and innovation, generates the best ideas. We live our values of Community, Passion, Integrity and Creativity, and we’re committed to giving our 5,000+ employees opportunities to build their individual capabilities, balance work and home, deliver excellence through team work and thrive personally. This enables us to deliver results in all aspects of our business.

Position Title:   VFX & Animation Coordinator

Job Status: Temporary

 

Hasbro’s Cake Mix Studios is looking for a temporary VFX & Animation Coordinator for its growing internal team. You'll join a passionate, talented and collaborative group of producers and artists creating content for Hasbro’s incredible brands.

 

Summary Description:

At Cake Mix Studios, the VFX & Animation Coordinator is that rare unicorn who can inspire calm in both a deadline-driven producer and a passionately creative artist.  With clear, consistent communication to all parties, the Coordinator acts as the point person for project and task management and keeps vfx and animation work on track at all times.  Key tasks include creating project schedules, tracking and communicating status, and QC-ing deliverables, all with the aim of ensuring projects are executed at the highest level while on time and on budget. This role requires excellent communication skills as well as a strong understanding of visual effects and animation pipelines. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with multiple producers simultaneously on multiple projects to track assets, artist tasks and deliver against milestones
  • Work with internal artists to effectively assign tasks and keep track of production assets throughout the entire post pipeline
  • QC all material prior to review or delivery; oversee execution of final deliverables
  • Anticipate and communicate issues quickly to avoid missing internal and external deadlines
  • Track shots and progress in production software and/or excel
  • Schedule meetings, dailies, and review sessions; take and distribute meeting notes as needed
  • Anticipate possible future conflicts and problem solve with or without supervision
  • Monitor and evaluate artist time actuals vs budget
  • Communicate information quickly and succinctly in person as well as via email
  • Encourage and maintain a positive, upbeat attitude; welcome and orient new artists to the team

 

Qualifications:

Minimum 3 years related work experience in visual effects and/or animation production

Solid understanding of visual effects, animation and post production pipelines

Fluent with Excel; experience with Shotgun or F-Track a plus

Familiar with Maya, Unreal Engine, and Nuke

Able to think creatively and outside the box

Self-directed and comfortable with rapidly changing variables

Experience working within interdisciplinary teams

Ability to collaborate and communicate under tight deadlines

Strong time management & organizational skills

For more information about careers at Hasbro become a fan on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and join our careers group on LinkedIn.

 

Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global play and entertainment company committed to Creating the World's Best Play Experiences. From toys and games to television, movies, digital gaming and consumer products, Hasbro offers a variety of ways for audiences to experience its iconic brands, including NERF, MY LITTLE PONY, TRANSFORMERS, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY, BABY ALIVE and MAGIC: THE GATHERING, as well as premier partner brands. Through its entertainment labels, Allspark Pictures and Allspark Animation, the Company is building its brands globally through great storytelling and content on all screens. Hasbro is committed to making the world a better place for children and their families through corporate social responsibility and philanthropy. Hasbro ranked No. 5 on the 2018 100 Best Corporate Citizens list by CR Magazine, and has been named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere Institute for the past seven years. Learn more at www.hasbro.com, and follow us on Twitter (@Hasbro & @HasbroNews) and Instagram (@Hasbro).


Job Segment: Social Media, Temporary, Animation, TV, Work from Home, Marketing, Contract, Creative

Date: Dec 6, 2018

Requisition ID: 7488

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