VFX Supervisor

VFX Supervisor Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a VFX Supervisor to join our team.


  • Lead the crew, provide mentoring, individual training and professional guidance as needed;
  • Develop knowledge of the individual skills sets of VFX artists;
  • Develops methodology and approach to show, including how to get work completed efficiently and within show budget;
  • Participate in show and annual performance reviews for the VFX artists;
  • Runs dailies, give crew direction on shots and assets, aesthetic direction and feedback;
  • Collaborate closely with the ILM VFX Supervisors across studios to ensure that all work that comes through ILM Sydney meets client specifications;
  • Maintain a high level of proficiency in current tools and methodologies – both proprietary and 3rd party applications available on the market;
  • Represent ILM professionally and positively both within and outside the industry.


  • Experience with Shake, Nuke, or proprietary equivalent;
  • Experience with Maya, 3dsMax, XSI, or proprietary equivalent;
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of Lighting, Compositing, Digital Matte Painting, Texturing and Modeling;
  • A demonstrable blend of technical and artistic skills, preferably with experience as a Technical Director or Digital Artist;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Graphics, Fine Art, or equivalent work experience;
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop;
  • Excellent organization and interpersonal skills;
  • Reel demonstrating robust high end Feature Film VFX experience.