Director Motion Picture Job Description Sample
Manager, Accounting - Motion Picture Group Reporting
Overview and Responsibilities
This position is responsible for participating in the management of completing of statutory audit related tasks and performing monthly and quarterly close reporting and other related activities for the Motion Picture Group.
Perform statutory account related activities including managing Audit and Statutory Deliverables, reviewing audit deliverables, perform management and administrative duties
Build and maintain contacts with UIP, Viacom Tax and Paramount Management. Review relevant reporting, track and recommend adjustments as appropriate.
Liaise with other staff to ensure all transactions related to UIP are recorded accurately. This includes all direct title revenues / costs, inter-company charges, equity, tax, reserves and cash application.
Perform accounting and record-keeping functions. Review and post monthly/quarterly journal entries
Assist in preparation and review of reporting deliverables for Corporate, Viacom Tax Group, other divisions, and external auditors including the Viacom Earnings Book, CRC's, and Representation letters.
Review monthly and quarterly deliverables
Assist in analyzing balance sheet and/or P&L accounts
Perform ad hoc projects as needed
5+ years of finance and/or accounting experience. Public accounting experience is strongly preferred
Bachelor's Degree in Finance/Business or related field
Strong accounting skills and knowledge of GAAP
Advanced proficiency in Excel
CPA strongly preferred but not required
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Highly organized and detailed oriented, with the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
Art Director For Motion Design / Animation
We're looking for someone who knows how to tell a story with key frames. Someone who can make objects pop off of the screen. Someone who can inspire emotion through images and music. In this role, you'll be expected to work at every stage of production (concept, design, storyboard, animation) but most of your time will be spent developing concepts and directing our amazing team of in-house and freelance animators.
Our small studio started 10 years ago with a simple mission: make beautiful things, tell stories that are worth telling, and make a difference. And we've succeeded! We work with some of the biggest non-profits and brands and (for some reason) they keep coming back for more. Help us make the world a more awesome place with motion graphics and animation. Make us better artists and storytellers by working with us. We're excited to meet you.
More than a specific set of experiences, we're looking for someone who is passionate about design in motion and about telling stories with video. If your portfolio makes that passion clear, go ahead an click "Apply" right now.
To do this job well, you will need to:
- Share our desire to tell stories that matter, and to leave the world a better place than you found it.
- Create amazing visual concepts that inspire our motion designers.
- Be organized, comfortable with fast turnarounds, and work well with a team.
- Understand how to quickly develop a style for projects, campaigns, and spec pitches.
- Use Photoshop, Illustrator, Cinema4D, and techniques like mixed media, stop motion, cel animation, and more to back up your motion graphics/After Effects skills.
- Love telling stories with motion and keep a fully stacked Pinterest page full of reference material.
The biggest benefit is the chance to do something wonderful: To make art for a living and hang out with people who feel the same way you do about design and telling stories.
- Professional salary.
- Health, vision, dental, 401(k).
- Build your portfolio with top national and international nonprofits and brands.
- Trainings / workshops / conferences.
- A sweet co-working space in the U Street neighborhood with unlimited coffee and somewhat limited beer.
Catering Manager @ Motion Picture
We have an opening for a CATERING MANAGER position.
Location: 23388 Mulholland Drive. Woodland Hills, CA 91364. Note: online applications accepted only.
Schedule: Must be able to work a flexible schedule based on catering needs.
Requirement: Must have catering and supervisory/management experience is required. Ideally 5+ years in catering. Strong customer service skills.
If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.
Working for Morrison Community Living is more than a job – it's a calling. We are the leading provider of dining, nutrition, wellness and community services to America's senior living communities. From our sustainable food practices and innovative culinary programs – to housekeeping, plant operations and landscaping, we enrich the lives of seniors every day. To do that, we need the best and brightest to work with us. We're seeking talented people who have a passion for seniors. We're making a difference every day. Are you ready to join us?
Full time associates at Morrison Community Living are offered many fantastic benefits such as:
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
Employee Assistance Program
Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents
Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)
Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
And other voluntary benefits
As a Catering Manager, you will be responsible for managing the Catering Department in all duties including training new associates, overseeing event set-ups, and directing any temporary personnel in addition to their everyday assignments. You will ensure proper service to clients during events, including proper set-up, cleaning, and breakdown procedures.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Supervises all catering events.
Involved in catering events operations, including logistics, quality improvement, sanitation, and all facility-related activities.
Works with the Chef in creating menus.
Trains catering associates in service techniques, menu presentation, and customer service.
Tracks and monitors the labor and food cost for each event.
Communicates on various levels to include management, client, customer and associate levels; maintains excellent client relationships.
Assists in the responsibility for all foodservice-related activities.
Performs other duties as assigned.
2 years of food service experience including 1 year at the management level.
Experience in restaurants, hotels, corporate dining, education, military, health care, and/or related food service operations.
Catering experience is required.
Some knowledge of food and catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation.
Financial, budgetary, accounting and computational skills.
Proficient computer skills and knowledge of MS Office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and internet.
Associate's degree is preferred.
About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry
Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.
Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business n
Motion Picture Projectionist (Ifc Center)
IFC Center requires a highly skilled licensed projectionist to operate and maintain D-Cinema, HD video, and 35mm projection equipment. The projectionist is responsible for ensuring that all video, film, and audio equipment functions efficiently and meets our high standard of presentation quality.
The IFC Center motion picture projection staff is vital to the everyday operation of the Film Center. Operators are responsible for the proper presentation of all screenings and special events. The professional capabilities of the operators are vital to the highest quality audience experience in art house cinema.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Operation of D-Cinema and 35mm motion picture projection equipment to facilitate exhibition on 5 screens, 25 to 35 shows per day. Scheduling of automated playback and attention to quality control are the principle duties of the projectionist.
Projection of reel to reel 35mm shows, including preparing the film to be shown from house reels. Preparation and subsequent breaking down of plattered 35mm prints, requiring the operator to splice reels together onto a platter for continuous feature length presentation. Inspection and documentation is required for every 35mm print that is handled at IFC Center.
Oversight and organization of incoming and outgoing print traffic and shipping coordination with administrative staff, as needed.
Maintenance and cleaning of projection booth equipment, including splicers, rewind tables, platters, lamphouses, and projectors. Replacement and alignment of xenon bulbs in film and video projectors.
Set up and testing of stage and booth A/V equipment for live events, and monitoring of quality throughout. IFC Center hosts panel discussions, Q & A's, conversations with filmmakers and live music events before and after film screenings.
In addition to the 5 auditoriums, IFC Center displays content on 3 large plasma screen monitors in the lobby. The screens are operated through a central audio visual control system that resides in the projection booth.
The projectionist is responsible for administering changes in programming content for the lobby panels. The projectionist needs to communicate with management staff on presentation issues and print traffic issues offering recommendation for resolution.
Every film at the IFC Center is preceded by a 10 to 15 minute digital pre-show which changes weekly, or as required. The projectionist is responsible for assembling the IFC Center logo, short film and 3 to 4 trailers in the DCP playlists for every feature film.
Participation in special projects and performance of other duties as assigned.
The ability to operate D-Cinema, 35mm, and HD video equipment.
New York City DCA Motion Picture Operator's License.
A detailed knowledge of D-Cinema servers and projectors, 35mm motion picture projectors, HD video tape and optical disc playback decks, and cinema sound processors.
Experience with touchpanel control of audio and video routing systems.
Experience with live sound reinforcement equipment, including mixing consoles, compressors, graphic equalizers and microphones, for music and speech special events.
The ability to troubleshoot video and audio equipment, including projector automation.
General knowledge of Windows computers and interface software for various equipment control.
Basic knowledge of Final Cut pro editing suite and Mac OSX.
Ability to understand and execute all safety and security procedures.
The Company is committed to policy of nondiscrimination in its employment and personnel practices. Applicants are considered for all employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, religion, alienage, citizenship, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, genetic predisposition or carrier status, age, marital status, familial status, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking or sexual assault, sexual orientation, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
Motion Graphics Designer/Concept Artist
MethodEXP has an immediate opening for a Motion Graphic Designer/ Concept Artist. We are a full-service VR studio that builds AAA content and games for brands and content partners alike. We are looking for new team members with a passion for technology, a positive attitude and a team player mentality. You will be empowered to push your technical and creative boundaries and to wear multiple hats while having a blast with an amazing team on a wonderful IP. Join us and shape what VR is and is yet to be!
Ideally you will have experience of working in a fast-paced environment both on your own and as part of a team. You will have a keen eye for detail and stylistic flexibility.
All candidates must have excellent communication skills and technical knowledge while having relevant experience in a commercials or similar environment. You will Create compelling and unique motion graphics and style/pitch frames for commercial clients in a fast-paced artist driven environment creating both static and moving imagery as part of the pitching and execution process. Deep level understanding of Adobe Creative Suite is required, some 3d experience (creating or integrating) is also needed.
You must have experience and desire to work with creative directors and clients to create the highest quality imagery under tight deadlines, and be able to translate requested styles and briefs into imagery.
Additionally, you will need the ability to help visualize photo real visual effects and integration as part of the pitching process.
- creating compelling and unique motion graphics and style/pitch frames for commercial clients
- creating both static and moving imagery as part of the client pitching and execution process
- translating requested styles and briefs into imagery
- creating amazing style frame storyboards for pitch presentations
- excellent conceptual designer and thinker
- expert in Adobe CS, including: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects. InDesign is a plus.
- must have excellent graphic design and typography skills, in addition to a great eye
- 3D knowledge and/or familiarity a plus, must be able to work together with 3D artists to help drive creative. 3D skills (C4D or Maya) during boarding process, a big plus
- ability to turn around multiple concepts in a variety of styles and to take creative direction/revisions as needed
- good communication and problem-solving skills
- ability to articulate design concepts in a clear and conversational manner is crucial
- experienced in pulling reference imagery, in addition to creating it, as part of the concept process
- must be self-motivated and a collaborative team player
- excellent problem-solving skills
- ability to work under tight deadlines in an artist driven collaborative workplace
Motion Graphics Video Editor
Nexon M is looking for an individual contributor who develops video pre-production, production, and post-production content, this position is a contract role and a a member of the Creative Development team at Nexon M. In this job, you will work in collaboration with Art Directors and Visual Designers to create new video motion graphics and edit existing content. The results are motion and video assets produced for cross-functional teams, prioritizing Community, but also including Product Marketing, Nexon M Corporate, and our User Acquisition team.This position supports editing video and soundtracks using Adobe Creative Suite and maintains an organized filing system for all Community video projects. The position also supports "live" videography, which can include: lighting, camera operation, prepping technical equipment, etc., works to resolve technical issues during production, and prepares files for post production.Duties include:
Working in cooperation with Art Directors and Visual Designers on various game titles, support cross-functional Marketing efforts for Nexon M with video and motion graphics content creation and editing.
Collaborate with Community to develop, create, and produce content for events (in-game or calendar-related), which may include video and motion graphics.
Collaborate with Brand/Product Marketing to develop, create, and produce materials such as motion graphics, animated banners, etc.
As available, engage in video editing and motion graphics creation to support User Acquisition.
Use Adobe Creative Cloud including: Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Audition, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator on post-production for Community video projects.
Improve the visual and auditory quality of "live" Community videos and other projects by employing best lighting and audio recording practices.
Maintain and organize shared project files.
Motion Graphics Artist/Video Editor and balance projects as directed by Project Managers and Art Directors.
Interact and communicate professionally and collaboratively with internal clients and stakeholders
Work towards understanding and executing on objectives and key results of the business.
Create content that adheres to Nexon Community tone and quality.
Evaluates and select scenes for dramatic and entertainment qualities and story continuity.
Cut video segments to specified lengths and reassembles them in sequences that create desired impact and feel.
Uses appropriate equipment, visual effects, sound effects, and configurations to obtain specialized effects.
Prepare final video elements per technical specification for proper integration into finished product and publishing channels.
Implement solutions with good editorial judgment that can be evaluated and understood by senior staff as beneficial to the business.
EXPERIENCE:Typically has 3 to 6 years of progressively complex related experience.
Senior Motion Designer & Animator
R/GA Studios is a multidisciplinary hub that partners with clients and internal resources on all facets of production including strategy, prototype, live action, print, post and presentation from concept to delivery.
The ideal candidate is interested in a temp to full time position. Temp is typical 1-2 months before we can assess if capability and experience meet the needs of the studio.
Here's what you should know if you want to be a Senior Motion Designer & Animator at R/GA:
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Execute top quality design work in line with agency and brand standards.
Collaborate with R/GA Studios creative directors to concept and storyboard multiple ideas or versions against a client brief.
Manage the quality of design from idea to delivery
Manage and delegate tasks to other designers (mid to junior level)
Experience that comes with collaborating with producers, video editors, art directors and copywriters to ensure proper post production workflow and that final product exceeds expectations.
Be able to estimate how long a task may take and work with producers to track toward deadlines.
The ideal person
Is a self-starter, detail-oriented and highly developed organizational skills for proper server workflow and asset management including the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines. This role needs to take real ownership of your role on each project and see to it that all details are thought-out.
Is a master of Adobe Creative Suite (After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc) and Cinema 4D, as well as emerging interactive design trends
Can lead a team of diverse artists.
Has a proven ability to ideate and execute cutting edge creative work, and a master-level understanding of design including an expert understanding of typography, color, and layout
Work executed at R/GA Studios often spans a variety of mediums including, 2D title and super animation, 2D/3D character and motion design/animation that may be output for TV Broadcast, HD Video, social channels (Facebook, Instagram, Vimeo, Youtube, Twitter, etc), AR/VR.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Willing to sometimes work overtime/ weekends when under tight deadlines.
Exhibits exceptional communication skills within the agency team and with clients
Agency experience is helpful but not necessary for this role.
Has an understanding of new emerging technology and systematic user journeys
Cel animation and illustration is a bonus
NOTE: This role is Freelance to Fulltime
Sr Designer Motion Graphics
Senior Designer Motion Graphics is responsible for designing complex 2D and 3D graphic animations from concept through delivery. Projects include (but are not limited to): marketing campaigns, promotional videos, TV commercials, corporate videos, social channels and marquee animations.
Research, concept and design complex 2D and 3D graphic animations conforming to various output formats and deliverable media, including all social media platforms.
Develop high-profile concepts and storyboards (individually and with a team).
Work collaboratively with creative and advertising teams to meet deadlines and ensure that all client expectations and brand/design guidelines are met.
Advise on appropriate timelines for design projects.
Meet with clients and production team to determine creative direction, timelines, and unique requirements for each project.
Assist Director of Digital Design during internal and partner presentations.
Assist Director with interviewing and making hiring recommendations.
Oversee, train and mentor junior designers to ensure they are continually growing their skills.
Assist Director in evaluating operational processes and needs (equipment and software), junior staff's strengths and weaknesses.
Fully understand department workflow and procedures.
Maintain assets and projects using departmental archiving system.
Participate in campaign brainstorm and creative meetings.
Promote best practices: regularly evaluate processes, adhere to procedures.
Observe and advise on current design trends, techniques, styles, and technology related to motion graphics and other areas of visual design.
Perform other job related duties as requested.
At least 3 years of experience in the film/video/animation post-production field.
Demonstrated experience developing concepts for film/video/animation projects.
Experience generation animations for social channels.
Experience in commercial, corporate or other high end post-production.
Good interpersonal skills and experience working both in creative and corporate environment.
Ability to provide a list of references, credits, and sample reel.
Excellent customer service skills.
Able to lead and mentor a team.
Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.
Professional appearance and demeanor.
Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.
Bachelor's in Graphic Design, 2D/3D Animation, Broadcast, Film, Television or related accreditation.
Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.
Senior Motion Graphics & VFX Designer
Pixelogic Media Partners, LLC provides technology solutions to the entertainment industry. We are responsible for helping Hollywood Studios and content owners to get their content to global audiences by providing all language services including scripting, subtitling, access services and dubbing. Our products and services span the digital spectrum, from enhanced extras packages promoting digital purchase to physical disc authoring.
Our clients include major Hollywood studios and dozens of independent studios. To date, we’ve delivered thousands of titles to iTunes, Google, Netflix, Amazon, and others. We’ve created a large percentage of iTunes Extras titles available on the App Store, developed the specification of and delivered the first Cross-Platform Extras titles, authored more than eight-thousand DVDs, two-thousand Blu-rays, as well as award-winning tablet and mobile apps.
Experience start-up momentum with us and be part of building innovative solutions to service our clients in the entertainment industry with their media distribution needs. Join us if you’re passionate about entertainment, innovation and customer service excellence!
To support our growing Digital Cinema team, the Senior Motion Graphics & VFX Designer will be required to lead graphics projects for localization of major feature film and trailer productions for Hollywood studios, independents and global content providers.
Other responsibilities will include defining, maintaining and developing end-to-end graphics processes, best practice and creative developments and working closely with other departments including Subtitling, Mastering, Content Services and QC to ensure all graphical outputs meet the highest standards of creativity, quality and technical precision.
The role will also encompass workflow and process development, technology roadmaps, opportunities for automation and client interfacing including promotional activity and client-based operational support.
The ideal candidate will be expected to have a deep understanding and skillset in both 2D and 3D motion graphics and VFX work, a solid understanding of technical aspects of creative graphics processes at the highest quality standards, ideally coupled with some localization experience in graphics for theatrical and home entertainment content. They will be highly motivated, possess a flexible attitude and must be able to adapt quickly in a fast-paced environment. In addition, they must able to work as part of a team that deals with changing priorities and workloads.
Digital Cinema team
technology developments across theatrical localisation as part of global team
Administration, Sales and Technology teams
security objectives are met and exceeded
whilst producing high quality work
formats and standards of benefit
Picture Station Specialist (Product Photographer)
The Picture Station Specialist (PSS) is responsible for flawlessly executing the Picture Station process from end-to-end and ensure 100% execution. The PSS is responsible for but not limited to implementation, inspection and full ownership of all related steps in the picture station execution. The PSS will photo, inspect picture quality and be responsible for all attributes of uploading to the required website. The PSS will maintain the picture station area to include the daily maintenance and upkeep. Securing, allocation and protecting all camera equipment to include the printers are the responsibility of the PSS. All supplies to support the functionality of the process to include forecasting supply needs by month will also be a critical responsibility of the PSS. The PSS must establish and have a positive working relationship and consistent communication with all internal & external partners.
Job Responsibilities to Include:
Expert in the Picture Station process from end-to-end and ensure 100% execution
Inspects and notates cosmetic damage
Assesses and grades product to include "Manager Special"
Takes photographs of each out of carton item as required in the SOP
Ensures that all required paperwork is attached to the to the product per the SOP
Keeps process fluid to avoid productivity reduction or back-ups
Responsible for movement of product to support the "Picture Station" process
Responsible for securing, maintaining and operating all Picture Station equipment
Reviews pictures and audits for picture quality
Works with GM to provide feedback when requested for process improvement
Cleans and maintains Picture Station area to include equipment
Responsible for working with IT on any system issues our picture transfer issues
Performs other duties as assigned
Basic photography & system knowledge
Must have day and evening, and potentially some weekend availability to work
Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously
Excellent communication skills
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