Greenlight - Production Assistant

Production Mumbai, India Chennai, India Bengaluru, Karnataka


Position at DNEG

Greenlight India is an industry-leading initiative that supports talented graduates and junior professionals who are looking to take their first steps in the VFX industry.

Trainees will be offered the chance to cut their teeth as part of our global Academy Award-winning studio. The intensive and dedicated certified training program is designed to sculpt future VFX artists through classroom guidance, assignments, and mentorship from our industry experts.

Post final screening and on successful completion of this program, you may be given the opportunity to join the DNEG team, foster new challenges, and hone your creative talent even further while working on some of the world’s biggest shows.

Production Assistants at DNEG aid the smooth running of high-end VFX feature film projects by supporting the production and supervision team, ensuring the accurate and efficient flow of information. You will be responsible for varied tasks within production, so you will be adaptable and have strong prioritization skills, while effectively communicating through each step of the process.

About the Program

  1. Phase 1 - 1 month: Fundamentals of Production Management, VFX Pipeline Overview and Stage Deliveries at Dneg, Understanding VFX departments, Excel Basics, Shotgun Training, Production Reports.
  2. Phase 2 - 2-months: On Job Training.

Who is Eligible for Greenlight Program.

Excellent verbal and written communications skills in the English 
Good understanding of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
Aptitude for learning new software
Completed graduation 

Nice to have

Knowledge of the VFX pipeline
Experience in managing events, projects in school or college
Knowledge of Google workspace.

About you

Passionate about films
Clear communicator of succinct and accurate information
Organized, proactive, and a self-starter
Calm under pressure and capable of delivering in a high-pressure environment.
Adaptable to changing scenarios and showing initiative
A positive, can-do attitude
Possess good leadership skills

About Us
We are DNEG, one of the world’s leading VFX and animation studios for the creation of award-winning feature film, television and multiplatform content. We employ nearly 7,000 people with worldwide offices and studios across North America (Los Angeles, Montréal, Toronto, Vancouver), Europe (London) and Asia (Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Mumbai).