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Head of Operations:

  • Windmill Lane Pictures Ltd
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • 02/12/2021
Full time Executive Management Studio Management

Job Description

Head of Operations:


Windmill Lane Pictures Ltd. is seeking an experienced Head of Operations to join our team in Herbert

Street, Dublin 2.


About the role:


The Head of Operations will be responsible for the day to day operations and overall smooth running and strategic development of the Post-Production & VFX Departments at Windmill Lane. The primary function of this role is to ensure that all departments work efficiently together, maintaining the highest technical, operational and workflow standards & practices, and stay on schedule and within budget.


The ideal candidate must be extremely technical and have a high degree of understanding, knowledge and experience in post-production and VFX workflows & technologies as well as Post/VFX industry dynamics. The role requires a drive for creative excellence, efficiency & productivity and value for money, making recommendations for and instigating change, improvement and efficiency on an ongoing basis.


About you:


    Deep understanding of post-production & VFX workflows: know the process in detail, staying up to date with the efficiencies and productivities that can be achieved through constantly changing technologies and work practices


   Experience in project planning, budgeting & scheduling


    Experience in Post-production/VFX environment covering workflows in premium level Film, TV, VFX & Advertising sectors


   Process improvement and change management skillsets


   Ability to work well under pressure and to strict deadlines


    Ability to motivate people to embrace the benefits of processes, systems and change to delivery efficiencies and productivity


   Must be proactive, a problem solver, and fast-on-your-feet thinking professional


   Multi-tasking skillsets and ability to prioritise conflicting demands


   At least 3 - 5 years’ experience working at this level in Post/VFX or similar industry.


What will you get from us?


    An opportunity to work with some of the best creative & production talent and content on high- end VFX, Drama, Feature Film, Animation and Advertising industries.


    We believe in the principle of equal opportunities and we value and promote diversity in all areas of recruitment and employment. We value and respect every individual's unique contribution, enabling all our employees to influence, thrive and achieve their full potential.


    We are committed to building a culture of inclusion, and we always aim to uphold the highest possible standards of ethical and moral behaviour.


          Further details provided on request. Please send CV and cover letter