jobby: Production Coordinator, Mercury Filmworks, Ottawa

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Job Description

Ottawa, Canada – We are currently seeking a professional and highly dynamic Production Coordinator. The Production Coordinator will assist the Production Manager in the management of a production by providing administrative support. Responsibilities include: coordinating the flow of a production through all departments, working with the Production Manager to schedule staffing to meet production requirements, preparation and upkeep of project documentation for all departments, identifying and reporting missing elements, and creating and organizing protection copies of production materials. The Production Coordinator must be very organized and detail-oriented with excellent communication and interpretation skills. This individual will be depended upon to help analyze problems and offer dynamic solutions. Ambition, enthusiasm, self-motivation and professionalism are a must.

  • Type: Full-time Employee
  • Salary: Commensurate with experience
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Positions: 1
  • All applicants must be a Canadian citizen (candidates residing outside of Canada will not be considered at this time)

Job Requirements:

  • Must have the ability to work efficiently and under pressure.
  • Must also have experience working in a team environment, and have the ability to work within tight deadlines.
  • Minimum of 2 year’s experience is required.
  • This person must have some knowledge of Photoshop, and significant experience with Word, Excel, email, FTP etc.
  • Must be highly organized, detail-oriented, professional and personable.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Company Info: – Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada with European production facilities in Ireland, Mercury Filmworks® is recognized internationally as a leader in the animation industry for its benchmarks in quality, reliability, and innovation. Its production teams have helped bring to life many of the most memorable, modern animated television and film properties including Mickey Mouse, Wander Over Yonder, Team Hot Wheels, Jake & the Never Land Pirates, Fish Hooks, Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil, Jimmy Two Shoes, Toot & Puddle and Gerald McBoing Boing; along with several feature films such as Curious George, The PowerPuff Girls Movie, and Looney Tunes: Back In Action. The company is proudly associated with global entertainment partners such as American Greetings, Cartoon Network, Disney, DreamWorks, Entertainment One, Mattel, Nickelodeon, Spin Master, Silvergate Media, Technicolor, and Warner Bros. The Mercury Filmworks® group of companies includes Mercury Active; a boutique digital entertainment studio focused on mobile gaming and digital products, and Mercury Inpress; a publishing and licensing company offering innovative and engaging multi-platform products to families through mass retail partners such as Walmart, Costco, Toys”R”Us, and Target.

How to Apply: If you have the passion and determination it takes to create stunning animation, please send your resume to: jobs@mercuryfilmworks.com and reference: PROC-1121 in the subject line of your submission.

Please note that due to the volume of resumes received only the most qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews.