RYOT is an immersive media company that specializes in making exceptional, premium video content in both traditional and emerging formats. Acquired by AOL in 2016, RYOT is the award-winning, centralized TV & film studio of Oath and one of the most prolific virtual reality content studios in the world.
We are looking for a Production Supervisor to join our team and lead creation of one-of-a-kind 5G specific content. You will have the opportunity to create experiences that will reach millions of users on our family of brands (HuffPost, TechCrunch, AOL, Yahoo, etc) and to create project partnerships with brands such as Google, Apple, Samsung, Unity, etc.
Oversee production progress and follow through to the delivery of each project.
Oversee milestones and production reporting. Set standards.
Create budget and schedule, set-up, and establish teams in development.
Work in conjunction with the VFX Supervisor and Finance Lead.
Ensure communication among departments via production meetings, status check-ins, and specialize task forces
Ensure that all production data and metrics are tracked via Smart Sheets, Shotgun and similar intercompany reporting tools.
Oversee staff, delegating duties, reinforcing consistency and ensuring follow-through.
Develop and maintain crew morale.
Deliver feedback to direct reports, ensuring excellence is fostered and acknowledged; participate in and support the feedback process.
Ensure that all production assets are properly recorded and tracked
5+ years animation/game industry experience.
Strong communication and organization skills.
Ability to prioritize tasks and analyze and assess all phases of production.
Capable of broad strategic thinking and budgeting for 2D, CG, VR, AR and game animation production and able to focus in on the specialized needs of each department.
A history of collaborative partnerships with artistic leadership.
Demonstrated success engaging in problem-solving techniques.
Bachelor's degree in film/animation or equivalent
RYOT is an Oscar nominated and Emmy award-winning immersive media company specializing in documentaries, branded content, virtual and augmented realities - founded by artists, filmmakers and humanitarians who share a vision of connecting the world through technology.
Recently acquired by Oath/Verizon, RYOT is one of the most prolific virtual reality and 360° content studios in the world. As an award-winning documentary production company, RYOT has received numerous accolades for filmmaking, including two Oscar nominations for Best Documentary Short, two Emmy wins, and was a finalist for the 2016 Peabody Awards.
RYOT has been the official selection in 100+ international film festivals , and will be premiering their newest feature documentary at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. RYOT's work is currently available on HBO, Showtime, Netflix, ESPN, National Geographic, and Hulu. RYOT has produced hundreds of pieces of 360/ VR journalism with partners like the New York Times, NPR, The Associated Press, and HuffPost.
Join our award winning team of engineers, artists and dreamers and help define RYOT’s place in the world.
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