POSTING END DATE: 31/08/2018
LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire
ADVERTISED SALARY: Competitive
An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.
We’re changing how our customers choose their next Jaguar or Land Rover, and we’re using some incredible cutting edge design technology to achieve this. Change isn’t something we’re scared of, and how we market our world-class vehicles is certainly taking a daring step into the future.
Instead of relying on the tried and tested, we’ve taken the plunge into the next generation of marketing tools, with our Digital Assets team leading the way. By generating incredibly realistic marketing materials, including computer-generated photographs and videos, we can show off our vehicles in their full glory before they’ve even been manufactured. You’ll be joining a team which is influencing not only our future marketing strategies, but those of the entire industry.
WHAT TO EXPECT
The Digital Assets team residing within Marketing, Sales and Services is the primary centre of competence at Jaguar Land Rover are responsible for the creation of all CGI digital assets and digital media to support product launch communications activities across multiple business functions for consumer facing content.
The Digital Assets team is defined into three core areas of competence; Development, Model Production, and Imagery Production. Each area is responsible for pioneering and executing its distinct function aligned to core JLR and Digital Assets strategy, objectives and programme deliverables.
Working as a Production Supervisor, you’ll be supervising, guiding, and supporting Production Artists who generate key still imagery for internal and external customers. You’ll be responsible for resource management, work allocation, quality control, status reporting, issue tracking, and the creation and utilisation of tools and documents to facilitate all aspects of your role.
To achieve success, you’ll:
· Provide regular status reports to support the Imagery Creation Production Manager
· Plan resources in collaboration with the Operation Team
· Accept delivery of build inputs and delegate work accordingly
· Track and resolve risks and issues in line with Digital Asset Creation processes
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
You’ll come from a computer-generated imagery background, having managed teams of artists in previous roles. You’ll be an expert in Maya, 3DS Max, VRay and Adobe Photoshop, and you’ll be used to file management and storage structuring / configuration. You’ll also be competent when it comes to project management tools and techniques.
You’ll need to be:
· An expert in CGI, ideally within the automotive industry
· A manager who can lead and support
· Quality focused
JLR considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, JLR will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan, and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all. #LI
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