• Conceive production schedules/plans/budgets with Producers and production management on Feature streaming and theatrical release
  • Oversee special project productions such as shorts and custom animation.
  • Supervise Pre-Production Schedule and budgets on projects in development
  • Supervise production reporting
  • Work with EVP, Production and Operating Strategy and related SPA executives and filmmakers on issues including reporting structures, data organization, and standard operating procedures for the studio
  • Expedite changes in production schedules
  • Maintain staffing schedule and collaborate with Recruitment to ensure Production needs are met
  • Responsible for hiring, training and maintaining Production staff
  • Ensure Production staffing is adequate and on budget
  • Advise, design and implement policy and procedures for SPA Productions
  • Work with SPI software development team on any SPA tools in development


  • Minimum of 10+ years experience budgeting, scheduling and maintaining visual effects/animated projects.
  • Prior experience and background of working directly with creative teams on animated productions from early development through delivery.
  • Experience managing projects with vendor studios
  • Experience managing or working in a corporate Studio, including fiscal planning, facilities management, business affairs, HR, contracts, etc.
  • Strong working knowledge of production software
  • Must be able to multitask and work effectively under changing priorities and daily time constraints
When reality meets film production...