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The Mill Chicago is currently looking for an experienced VFX Producer to join our commercials production department.

The ideal candidate for this varied and customer-focused role will have a minimum of several years experience in VFX post production. He/she will have an understanding of, and interest in, new trends and developments in the wider field is essential.
  • Prepare accurate and high detailed budgets and advising on both high end VFX and fast turnaround adaptation work.
  • Plan, coordinate and lead projects from storyboard through to final delivery.
  • Ensuring correct scheduling of sessions.
  • Manage project negotiation and utilize all resources efficiently.
  • Work alongside Leads and creative supervisors to track and manage projects.
  • Manage resources and ensure a strong line of communication between teams and all support departments.
  • Anticipate and communicate issues to supervisors or department heads.
  • Oversee the execution of all masters and final client deliveries.
  • Reconciling and billing all costs as per client requirements and internal standards.
  • Answering client technical queries or liaising with operators or technical staff to obtain and provide requested information.
  • Help to maintain a positive, upbeat and professional atmosphere to each project, being proactive and solution-orientated.
  • Supervise and ensure quality control on all projects and give feedback to appropriate creative, production and operational personnel.
  • Monitor and review project demands on creative artists and ensure that they have sufficient support staff and resources for each project.
  • Provide ongoing line management during projects, managing the welfare of both creative and production teams.
  • Advise clients on post-production techniques and shooting requirements.
  • Monitor and ensure the most effective use of the company’s technical, creative and resources to deliver a successful outcome on projects both locally and internationally.
  • Keep abreast of new techniques and equipment available on-site.
  • Understanding of, and interest in, new trends and developments in the wider field is essential.


  • 3-4  years minimum experience as a VFX Producer.
  • Highly organized
  • Exemplary time/project management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to prioritize conflicting tasks
  • Able to remain calm and confident in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to work within a team towards a common goal
  • Understanding of common file formats and resolutions

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  • Doug Kent

    Vice President and Head of Broadcast Sound and Localization, US

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Doug Kent

Vice President and Head of Broadcast Sound and Localization, US

This is a big and rewarding job that sees me leading a team of 60 creative and administrative people making the world safe for comedy and drama. On a day-to-day basis, my team oversees sound editors, re-recording mixers, Foley artists, schedulers and project managers for about 30 episodic projects at any one time.

I love a lot about my job. I enjoy the creative talent, the clients, the rush of weekly deadlines but most of all I enjoy being in the midst of the creative process. Technicolor is a place where creativity and technology meet. I really enjoy being at the intersection.

Technicolor has best-in-class horsepower and clout. That combination of resources has built the finest post-production sound facility on the planet and afforded me the opportunity to give my clients great creative talent and technical solutions.

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