Production Assistant

  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Contract

Company Description

TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR REMOTE WORK YOU MUST RESIDE IN ONTARIO

This job application remains open even when we don’t have roles available. If you would like to be considered, please apply and we will contact you as soon as we have an opening

Founded in 2001, MR. X is an award-winning visual effects company specializing in high-concept episodic series and feature films. With years long relationships spanning the globe and including some of the industry’s top creators, MR. X has delivered visual effects for critically acclaimed titles including The Shape of Water, Roma, Da 5 Bloods and Vikings, to name just a few. By partnering with clients through every stage of their project, MR. X helps shape and guide what makes it to the screen for some of the world’s most exciting film and episodic television content. MR. X comprises over 600 filmmakers, artists, and technologists working across the company’s world-class facilities located in Toronto, Montreal, Adelaide, Bangalore and Los Angeles.  

For more information about MR. X – Partners in storytelling – visit http://www.mrxfx.com 

Job Description

The Production Assistant facilitates administration delivery within the Show/Discipline; managing calendars, note taking, and acting as the client liaison for reviews and sends. The PA also works with the Editorial team so that all material received by the client is downloaded, dailied and tracked.

Production Assistants also set up and update show tracking documents; working with the Production Manager/Producer to input data into weekly reports and helping with the sync queue and sync tags management. The PA and coordinator teams both locally and in other facilities carry out day-to-day ad-hoc production tasks.

Qualifications

Production Assistant Essentials:

  • Management skills
  • Highly organized and analytical
  • Good use of initiative
  • Proactive
  • Time management
  • Leadership skills
  • Creative approach to resolving situations
  • Problem solver
  • Forward planning
  • A critical thinker who works well under pressure
  • Communication skills
  • Ability to work with a team
  • Honest and attentive
  • Good written/verbal communication
  • People person
  • Ability to working well with others
  • Collaborative spirit
  • A Team player who can build relationships and resolve conflict
  • A willingness to learn

Any of the following experience is a great advantage:

  • Previous knowledge of the film industry
  • Previous experience working in a post-production environment

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