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VFX Producer

The production team of ILP makes sure that all projects run smoothly and supports the VFX Supervisors, artists and clients in every possible way. We are now looking for an experienced VFX Producer to join our team! Do you have what it takes to become a Pirate and contribute to the success of ILP? If you are passionate about visual effects and feel that working on world-class projects is your thing, we want to hear from you!

As part of the core team on one or more shows, you will work in close collaboration with the VFX Supervisor, the Production team and the skill supervisors to deliver exceptional VFX whilst providing outstanding Client services. You are responsible for the overarching project management of the show, clear communication of goals to the team and to the client.

As a Producer, you are the key link between the work on the production floor and the overall view of the project, and where it all fits together in the bigger scheme. Working closely with Pirates in all capacities, you not only get a unique insight in all parts of the work, but you also get to learn and get to know all of the parts (and pirates) that make the whole. You are both a team leader and a key member of the Production team, delegating the work, caring for the well-being of your team, being a role model and mentor to the production staff on the show.

What you will do:

  • Be in charge of overall show schedule and budget, including bidding

  • Maintaining good client relationships

  • Update clients with regards to financial and day to day issues, at times in collaboration with the Executive Producer

  • Facilitate and promote the importance of communication within the team and between disciplines

  • Collaborate with other global teams regarding resourcing and shifting expectations in terms of deadlines, goals and scope of work.

  • Assist in the development of existing and new discipline related workflows

  • Mentor, support and provide feedback to the Production Team.

You need:

  • A positive, can-do and solution-oriented attitude in all situations

  • Solid understanding of the VFX process

  • An organised and proactive nature and the ability to perform all duties in an independent manner with minimal direction and supervision

  • Strong attention to detail, critical thinking and problem-solving skills and a willingness and ability to learn new skills and technologies

  • Being calm and confident under pressure and capable of delivering in a fast-paced environment

  • Great time-management skills with the ability to prioritise workload combined with a sense of urgency

  • Strong planning and organisational skills

  • Exceptional communication skills (both written and verbal), as well as active listening skills

Experience in the following areas:

  • A minimum of 3-5 years experience as a Producer

  • Proven experience with VFX workflows, pipelines and turnarounds

  • Proficient in production database tools e.g. Shotgun

  • Must be fluent in English, spoken and written. Bilingual, an asset


  • Being located within close proximity to London, Hamburg or Stockholm, or comfortable with moving to one of these locations, is a bonus

  • Willingness to travel to London, Hamburg or Stockholm for project start ups is a necessity

Great Place to Work

  • You get to be a pirate

  • Social and friendly work environment

  • We do world class epic stuff

  • Innovative and fast-paced culture

  • Work–life balance perks

  • Flexible hybrid work

About the company

Important Looking Pirates is a multiple VES and Emmy award winning studio and have created animation and visual effects for some of the greatest storytellers. ILP was founded by artists in 2007 with the vision to become one of the top international suppliers of VFX in terms of quality, professionalism and service. With amazing projects such as Lost In Space, Mandalorian, Westworld, Black Sails, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and Star Wars: The Last Jedi in our backlog, we can proudly say that we are one of the most successful studios in the world.

During the last 15 years, we have assembled one of the best visual effects teams in the business with talents from all corners of the world. All of our artists, technicians and support personnel are driven by passion for what we do and always strive to push the limits of what can be accomplished.

Our head office is located in the famous Norstedts building in the heart of Stockholm. The office is designed to inspire creativity and to provide the best possible work environment for creating spectacular visual effects. Almost a third of the office consists of social areas where the pirates gather to have lunch and celebratory fikas, get company updates, participate in fussball tournaments, and hang out for Friday beers.

Lania Sitepu | Contact Person

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