jobby: Producer, Nelvana, Toronto

nelvanaNelvana Limited

A CORUS Entertainment Company

Producer

12 Month Contract Position

 

The Producer is responsible for managing all physical aspects of production including; budgets, schedules and day-to-day operations. Working with the Supervising Producer they are responsible for ensuring productions deliver on time and budget meeting decided creative expectations.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supporting creative vision and production expectations from pre- production through delivery
  • Managing and supporting the needs of internal and external stakeholders (i.e. rights holders, broadcasters, co-production partners, etc)
  • Managing production teams and working with studio operations to utilize staff, facilities and resources efficiently
  • Managing budgets
  • Managing schedule
  • Working with accountants to ensure cash flow and cost reports are accurate
  • Ability to negotiate
  • Liaison with internal and external legal and business affairs

 

 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • In depth knowledge of animation production including but not limited to: voice record and direction, editing, storyboarding, design, writing, editing, post-production picture and audio
  • Working knowledge of unions including ACTRA & WGC
  • Full understanding of production budgets, schedules and pipeline
  • Exceptionally strong written and verbal communication skills
  • General knowledge of Canadian content rules and regulations
  • General understanding of Tax Credit rules and regulations
  • Experience in reviewing staff and production Service Agreements
  • Experience and ability in managing production crews
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and deal effectively with sensitive information and material
  • A positive, friendly manner and customer service approach that will enable the successful candidate to deal with challenging situations with empathy and sincerity.

 

Interested applicants are invited to send a Resume by 5:00 pm on March 27, 2015 to:

Studio Operations

Nelvana Limited
Corus Quay, 25 Dockside Drive, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5A 0B5
Email Address: judy.leung@corusent.com

 

*Please include Producer in the subject line of your email.

*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Corus is committed to providing a fair and equitable work environment and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities