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Producer (Line Producer for CG Animated Series)

Mid-City, Los Angeles Animation - LA
Skydance offers a dynamic, inclusive, and ever-evolving culture where innovative ideas are welcomed, and growth fostered. The partnership between unique creativity and technological advancements are demonstrated within each pillar of the company. At the heart of it all is a commitment to boldly entertaining and relevant storytelling.
 
While all Animation studios look to hire people who are creative and hard-working, Skydance Animation is specifically looking for pioneers who seek to push the limits of what the world’s most collaborative art form can achieve, and to give those pioneers the space and the resources to build a new studio that’s doing something different.
 
If you’ve ever dreamt of what the early days of Hollywood must have been like, of what it takes to roll up your sleeves and break new ground, figure out a new process, and to one day say, “I was there when it all began,” then welcome aboard…
Skydance Animation is looking for a Producer to run a new CG Animated series. We are looking to make content at a cinematic level and are in need of experienced and highly-skilled episodic line producers!

Responsibilities

  • Adjust, maintain, revise, and supervise the overlap/production schedule from pre-production through final delivery to meet clients’ deadlines. 
  • Disseminate schedule information to all production personnel, artists, executives, and ancillary departments on a daily/weekly basis.  
  • Track production progress and update production schedules on ongoing basis.  
  • Maintain, along with upper management, the production budget.  Liaison with Accountant for budgetary information on production.  
  • Strong communication/working skills interacting with Executive Producers/Creators and as well top tier creatives in the studio to achieve a high level of product. 
  • Negotiate overseas deals along with VP of Series Production and SVP of Post Production. 
  • Liaison with overseas studio to ensure quality and timely delivery.  Responsible for communication between production unit and overseas studio. 
  • Work hand-in-hand with Production Manager. 
  • Work with Talent Acquisition to help recruit and negotiate artistic talent contracts/rates as well as production team candidates.
  • Requirements

  • Minimum 5 or more years’ experience as a Line Producer (Producer) or Associate Producer on at least two Scripted Animated series (CG series preferred but not necessary) that have had runs on major networks or streaming platforms.
  • Strong knowledge of budgeting/cost reports – experience creating a budget for series is a plus.
  • Versed in Shotgun, Asana, FileMaker Pro and Microsoft Office.
  • Proven leadership skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required. 
  • Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, interactive, and animation divisions.
     
    Skydance is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to building and fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workforce. We welcome and consider applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy status, military/veteran status, disability, or any other protected category. Diversity in the workplace is not just a commitment, it is who we are and a reflection of what makes our world special.