Finishing Producer

New York

Position Summary:

The role of the Finishing Producer is to coordinate offline, online, mix and color sessions of various types of media production including commercial, TV, feature, and deliverables work.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with Engineering, Operations, Editors and Colorists to usher work through post production pipeline, occasionally through multiple facilities
  • Schedule and deliver multiple episodic projects, films and commercials
  • Liaise closely with Sales to adjust bids and quotes for additional work throughout the facility
  • Organize and facilitate digital asset delivery and archiving, sometimes for multiple vendors
  • Create, track, revise the post schedule and work orders for all bookings, including rooms, equipment and resources
  • Use Xytech to process work orders and create pre-invoices for clients
  • Work with finance to bill clients accurately and in a timely manner
  • All other reasonable duties as assigned by the company

Qualifications:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • 6+ years’ experience in the post production sector
  • Detailed knowledge of the post production process with an emphasis on Broadcast/Theatrical color grading, online, visual effects, CG workflows, mixing and some offline knowledge
  • Understanding of various types of media, file types, EDLs and delivery specifications
  • Experience managing film and television workflows
  • Proactively handle day to day Client Service issues and escalate to management when necessary
  • Highly organized and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience working in a client-facing role
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexible and able to work within tight deadlines

Other Attributes

  • Decision Making / Problem Solving– Identifies an issue and processes relevant information in order to present viable solutions
  • Customer Service Focus– Deliberately identifies and creates opportunities to improve every person’sexperience
  • Teamwork– Participates actively in a team to improve the Company’s effectiveness
  • Communication– Communicates in a thorough, clear and timely manner and supports information sharing across the Company
  • Innovation– Develops new ways and adapts existing products or processes to help achieve the company Mission and Vision
  • Quality/Attention to Detail Focus– Ensures that standards for self, equipment and services are met to provide excellent service delivery
  • Accountability– Accepts personal responsibility for the quality and timeliness of work. Can be relied upon to achieve results with little need for oversight
  • Stress Tolerance– Functions in highly stressful, ambiguous or adverse situations

Working Conditions and Physical Effort:

  • Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office work environment
  • Some physical effort required, lifting portable hard drives, boxes with tape media
  • Some exposure to physical risk

How to apply
Please submit your resume to HR@siminternational.com