Hahn Film AG is one of the leading animation studios in Europe located in Berlin, having created and produced popular 2D and 3D feature films and TV series for the international market for 30 years.

Summary of the Role

The production manager is a key member of the production team and is responsible for implementing our productions within the allocated budget and deadline. The production manager closely collaborates with the directors, producers and team regarding directives and production requirements of the specific projects.
Required Skills

  • 3+ years of previous experience in managing animated TV/film production
  • Proven track record of delivering high quality 2D or 3D animation within budget and deadlines
  • Excellent working knowledge of the production pipeline and methodologies
  • Experience in assessing scripts/storyboards to determine requirements and produce quotes
  • The ability to take direction but also anticipate requirements in a fast-paced production environment
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to communicate and negotiate with external clients and internal personnel at all levels
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to motivate production teams with enthusiasm
  • Experience working cross-site with remote crews
  • Knowledge of asset tracking and data base software
  • Fluency in English

Key Responsibilities

  • Create overall production plans and departmental schedules with milestones
  • Producing and maintaining client deliverable and artist schedules including task tracking
  • Ensuring that the production team understands the goals and deadlines of each assignment and key milestone deliveries
  • Liaising with and advising clients to determine requirements.
  • Organizing presentation material to pitch to clients
  • Compilation of pre-production reference
  • Ensuring that the production team understands the goals and deadlines of each assignment and key milestone deliveries
  • Briefing and managing internal teams
  • Manage overall production schedule including interdepartmental workflow and monitor department schedules and priorities
  • Providing verbal and written progress to clients, management and internal teams
  • Working with account management team to produce cost breakdowns
  • Has budget responsibility and compiles financial reports regarding the project
  • Setting achievable goals and supporting the team to meet the goals or deadlines
  • Ensuring that projects are completed to client/project specification with no errors/omissions
  • Manage the animation and asset delivery to and from sub-contractor studios
  • Help to plan and troubleshoot the pipeline for the production

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