Looking for a job? Lucasfilm’s Star Wars is now hiring.
Do you have The Force? Do you want to work on alongside Disney and Star Wars? Well, we have great news for you. Lucasfilms is now hiring.
Lucasfilm is now hiring a ton of jobs to work on Star Wars and several other motion pictures, books, and TV shows. Lucasfilm is a film and TV production company based in San Francisco, California. The studio is best known for creating the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises, as well as being the leading developer for special effects and computer animation.
Founded by filmmaker George Lucas in 1971, most of the company’s operations moved to San Francisco in 2005. Since then, the Walt Disney Company acquired Lucasfilm in 2012 for $4.06 billion.
Under the deal, Disney acquired ownership of Star Wars and Lucasfilm’s operating businesses in live-action film production, consumer products, video games, animation, visual effects, and audio post-production.
LucasFilm’s latest movie, Star Wars: Episode VII was a box office monster. In fact, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is the highest grossing movie in the world with over a billion dollar in ticket sales alone. Since, the Disney acquisition, Lucasfilm is creating a new Star Wars movie every year with plans on several spinoffs, reboots, and prequels.
Producers are currently working on the upcoming Indiana Jones sequel and the upcoming Star Wars movie, Episode VIII. Lucasfilm is now hiring a ton of job opportunities for aspiring filmmakers, animators, and creative talents. On their website, Lucasfilm says:
We’re in the business of telling great stories and making magic. We produce really cool films, video games, television programming, and ultimate theme park ride experiences. We create amazing visual effects and sound design. We market, distribute and license our products and services around the world. We’re constantly striving to push the envelope and work with the best talent in the industry.
Here are 5 LucasFilm jobs you need to know.
Reporting to the Head of Franchise Creative & Asset Management, this role is skilled in client leadership, managing budgets, and developing new resources for projects, responsible for leading the planning, scheduling, budgeting, development, and execution of multiple and simultaneous creative projects from kickoff to final delivery.
The Sr. Creative Producer is a highly collaborative role, responsible for working with a creative team as well as third party licensees and promotional partners to develop and produce promotional/sizzle reels, electronic press kits, show launches, image campaigns, sales presentations, original shoots, and all creative tactics which further elevate the Lucasfilm brand on a global basis; ensuring message and branding are on target. Additionally, the Sr. Creative Producer will be a continuous resource of ideas for new and on‐going projects.
• Screen and prioritize all incoming phone calls, mail and/or meeting requests and correspondence. Also handle overflow or non-essential email communication.
• Assist with all general administrative functions such as mailings, filings, and material routing.
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