Our Licensed Post Production team in The Netherlands is seeking an experienced Post Production Manager for our new & rapidly growing content slate. This rapidly growing initiative, which is central to Netflix's growth strategy in Europe, focuses on developing & producing original series & films from across the region.
This person will maintain vendor & editorial crew relations, review budgets, schedules, & have the ability to troubleshoot technical & workflow issues. They will partner closely with cross functional teams working on Licensed shows -- Content, VFX & Production Finance -- & will be an integral part of the growing Post Production team in Amsterdam.
The successful candidate will have at least ten (10) years of post production experience as Post Production Supervisor (or similar role) in the EMEA region, & must have a deep familiarity of the post production landscape in the region, & must speak fluent English & ideally French and/or German.
This is a demanding & fast-moving position that requires someone who is a proactive & positive thinker, self-motivated & able to exercise good judgment & initiative. The role is based in Amsterdam & will require some regional travel within the country, as well as occasional travel globally.
Specific Responsibilities including but not limited to:
Technical Setup of title:
*Work with Production Technologies, Post Production & external production team on defining post workflows such as dailies, HDR, color pipeline, master delivery, & final archive.
*Work to prepare & vet show budgets & schedules, providing feedback internally & externally on viability & risks
*Review creative/scripts & begin defining post-budget
*Collaborate with internal/external teams to lock the budget
*Track & manage all post related costs, keeping stakeholders apprised of status
*Create/Help inform & draft post schedule
*Set up & attend key creative approval sessions
*Collaborate with internal teams (including Distribution & Localization) & external production team to lock schedule
Troubleshoot & communicate all changes to schedule to internal/external teams
*Lead or assist with search & hire of key show post staff
*Determine key post vendors to accommodate creative vision & relationships, tax incentives, budget needs, location issues
*Help maintain/curate preferred vendor list