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Associate Production Manager (Franchise)

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10000764 Location San Francisco, California, United States Business Lucasfilm Date posted Jul. 20, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

We are looking for an Associate Production Manager (Franchise) who reflects the innovative spirit, creative talent, and passion for great storytelling and filmmaking that define Lucasfilm.

The Associate Production Manager of Post - Franchise works closely with the Director of Post Production, Franchise Producers, and support staff on a variety of projects in all phases of post production.  Maintaining an outstanding level of oversight to ensure that shows are locked, mastered and delivered in an organized and efficient manner. 

What you’ll do: 

  • Manage Post Production milestones for Franchise Productions.

  • Schedule post production meetings, sessions, and final reviews and capture notes as needed. 

  • Keep all editorial and post calendars up to date.  

  • Daily liaison with and provide IO support to producers in both Franchise Animation and Non-Fiction. 

  • Collaborate with other post staff to prioritize workload of technicians, editors and suites.

  • Create show credits and route them for internal review and approval.

  • Point of contact for technical teams at Lucasfilm, D+ and outside vendors.

  • Manage post production work space and assets for all Franchise productions – production to archiving.

  • Respond to and deliver media for marketing or screening requests.

  • Work with production and publicity teams to submit content to various award guilds. 

  • Anticipate and communicate issues to supervisors and help reach solutions in a timely manner. Flag important material for review.

  • Deliver masters, metadata and required documentation to D+, Disney Linear, Starwars.com and to the Lucasfilm archive.

  • Create and maintain up to date technical and procedural specs sheets and other department documentation.

  • Crosstrain with other post staff on workflows and pipelines so as to build team strength and flexibility.   

What you’ll need:

  • 3-5 years of professional work experience required, preferably in post production.

  • Must possess very strong organizational, communication and project management skills to multi-task and be able to handle a variety of tasks in an efficient manner while meeting deadlines.

  • Must be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously while displaying the highest level of professionalism  and work ethic

  • Ability to adapt and work with diverse personalities and work styles.

  • High level of initiative, flexibility and confidentiality.

  • Be familiar and comfortable with HD, UHD, DCI, and DolbyVision HDR workflows

  • Be familiar and comfortable with Stereo and 5.1 audio post production workflows.

  • This position may require some weekend work as well as the ability to work overtime on an ongoing basis.

  • This position requires on-site attendance for in-person sessions and reviews.  

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About Lucasfilm:

Lucasfilm is a global leader in film, television and digital entertainment production. In addition to its motion-picture and television production, the company's activities include visual effects, audio post-production and cutting-edge digital animation, interactive entertainment software, and the management of the global merchandising activities for its entertainment properties including the legendary STAR WARS and INDIANA JONES franchises. Lucasfilm Ltd. is headquartered in northern California.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Lucasfilm Animation Ltd. LLC, which is part of a business we call Lucasfilm.

Lucasfilm Animation Ltd. LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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