CGI ANIMATION - PROJECT MANAGER

Posted 05.30.2021

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PROJECT 

MANAGER

HELLO Elephant Skin is a skilled and nimble creative agency that focuses exclusively on real estate development, architecture, and landscape projects.

 

We specialize in crafting sophisticated and uniquely creative storytelling, 3D renderings, animations, and films specially tailored to a propertyís life cycle.

 

Our team comprises 60 talented people, among architects, 3D artists, designers, landscape architects, project managers, graphic designers, and real estate professionals, located in more than 20 different locations worldwide.

 

We have helped organizations meet their project marketing goals and currently have operations in Miami, Los Angeles, Vancouver, New York, Portland, São Paulo, Curitiba, and Shanghai.

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager to working with our animation hub to create, develop, and manage creative films.

 

This role will require strong communication skills and a tenacious drive to keep projects on track and to facilitate collaboration with various internal departments, external vendors, freelancers, artists, and clients.

 

Elephant Skin believes in people, in the power of teamwork, and we are always looking for people that share that mentality with us.

What we're looking for:

 

/Minimum of 3 years of experience with  CGI Animation, Film Productions, Animation and / or any related field.

/Experience managing designers, artists, creative projects and film productions;

/Critical thinking, problem-solving, ability to craft creative solutions to stressful situations;

/Ability to manage different projects at the same time;

/Ability to work remotely and at different time zones;

/Proficient in documentation tools: Google Suite, Microsoft Suite, familiarity with Adobe Suite;

/Asana and Reviestudio is a plus.

/Fluent in English. Additional languages are a plus.

Responsibilities:

/Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects;

/Assure the communication between film director and senior artists through the process of the project;

/Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within the scope and within budget;

/Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility;

/Ensure resource availability and allocation;

/Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress;

/Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques​;

/Report and escalate to management as needed;

/Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders;

/Perform risk management to minimize project risks;

/Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation;

/Meet with clients to take detailed ordering briefs and clarify specific requirements of each project;

/Delegate project tasks based on junior staff members' individual strengths, skill sets and experience levels;

/Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals;

/Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis;

/Develop comprehensive project plans to be shared with clients as well as other staff members;

/Use and continually develop leadership skills;

/Attend conferences and training as required to maintain proficiency;

/Perform other related duties as assigned;

/Develop spreadsheets, diagrams, and process maps to document needs.

To Apply:

 

Send us an e-mail with your resume and cover letter, telling us why you want to be part of Elephant Skin, to career@elephant-skin.com. Please add on "Subject"  “(LAST NAME, NAME) - CGI ANIMATION - PROJECT MANAGER - (CITY).”

Elephant Skin welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace. At Elephant Skin, we believe that an inclusive environment benefits our employees, our firm, and our community because it makes our team, work, and the built environment better. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and take affirmative action to employ equally regardless of color, race, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status.