Head of 3D Asset Build Team

full time - SOFIA

We are looking for an exceptional leader, manager and 3D artist to take on the mantle of Head of 3D Asset Build for our team in the Visual Method Sofia office.
Reporting to Production Director and Studio Managers, you will play a key role in the Visual Method production pipeline. Working as the Head of Department for our team of 3D modelling experts, you will have already developed extensive knowledge and experience of managing teams of people at a Senior level in the 3D industry. You will have the perfect blend of Team leadership, Creative leadership, Technical leadership and Commercial awareness.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for absolute quality of CG asset build.
  • Daily training, problem solving and troubleshooting with 3D team.
  • Mentor and motivate the staff and ensure a strong team.
  • Appraisals, 1:1's and personal development plans.
  • Ensuring IT and R&D training and processes are filtered down into the Asset build team and followed exactly.
  • Proactively engage with the wider business as the head of the 3D Asset Build team, feeding back on structure, process and workflow ensuring we continue to evolve at a speed and scale.
  • Holding the 3D Asset Build team to account for their milestones, quality levels and KPI’s.
  • Direct report back into Operations team ensuring all projects across the studio are tightly managed and run on plan.

Delivering our company values:

Working with your Head of Department peers, you will be responsible for extracting the maximum performance from your team, delivering exceptional quality work against commercial time pressures.
You will ensure seamless integration with our processes and with other departments. You will play a proactive role in further developing our industry leading workflow and pipeline. We are a change focused business with a constant drive to find better ways of working.
Teamwork and leadership are essential. At Visual Method, we are one family, working together to find creative and technical solutions to the most challenging problems from the most high profile clients in the industry.

Managing the 3D Asset Build team:

Working with the Studio Management team, you will be managing the process of creating highest quality model assets in the industry for one of the leading studios for photorealism with exacting attention to detail against challenging client deadlines.
You will have an exceptional knowledge of 3D modelling techniques and software packages. Using this knowledge you will help the Studio Management and Client Service teams accurately budget and plan projects, and then ensure these plans are accurately and expertly delivered by the team, on budget and on time. You will measure this success against our internal metrics and KPI’s and be accountable for your team meeting these measures for success.
You will be a problem solver, helping to ensure client service SLA’s are met and maintained for some of the largest clients in the retail  and consumer goods sectors across the UK and Europe, working within a structured workflow but being challenged to find creative solutions to our daily challenges. You will also have an exceptional eye for detail, managing the QC of the Asset build team, ensuring all assets are precisely detailed and 100% accurate.
You will be actively encouraging our 3D Modellers to contribute to the dynamic of our multi-site team which works as one studio to deliver client projects, adding to effective communication between departments and project management.

Benefits:

  • Salary will be market leading dependant on experience.
  • 20 days paid holiday + public holidays, additional holiday days up to 25 days for continuous service.
  • Creative working environment.
  • Ongoing professional development.
  • Annual team building trips and activities.

Applicants should send a CV and covering e-mail explaining why you are the right candidate for this position to jobs@visual-method.com

strictly no agencies please