Post Production Supervisor

Video Los Angeles, California San Francisco, California


Position at IGN

Post Production Supervisor

Overview: IGN is looking for an collaboratively minded Post Production Supervisor to handle overseeing the post production team at IGN.This role will manage all aspects of post productions including the scheduling, assigning, and tracking of posted features from start to finish and that deadlines are met. This position will also be responsible for quality assurance making sure that all posted projects meet IGN’s production and editorial guidelines and will act as a liaison collaborating across all teams in the IGN family. IGN is a fast paced environment with lots going on so the ability to multi-task is important, but it’s also rewarding and filled with people who love gaming and entertainment so it could be a major plus for anyone who gets enjoyment from working in gaming and entertainment. Lastly, this role oversees a team of talented individuals who are always looking for new challenges and opportunities to grow, IGN is looking for a manager to help manage, inspire, and lead them to greatness!

IGN’s team is made up of all kinds of people that share a common love of games, TV, movies, comics, tech, and all things geeky. We strongly encourage people of every race, gender, sexual orientation, and background to apply.


  • Prior post production experience within digital and/or linear production house 
  • Experience editing and project management for video productions
  • Imperative to have Intimate knowledge of editing platforms, (Adobe Creative Suite is a must) 
  • Must have an intimate knowledge of post production procedures, guidelines, and legal practices
  • Must have a working knowledge of post production needs for short form video
  • Must have a working knowledge of post production needs for short large scale events
  • Detailed understanding of various video formats is a must: long form features, shows, events, live streams, letsplays
  • Knowledge and understanding of best practices for digital platforms, (YouTube, Facebook, Twitch)
  • Experience developing and managing project plans, and resource plans
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and projects across multiple teams
  • Ability to keep key team members on task and on-time
  • Ability to identify, communicate, and resolve project issues by developing solutions instead of pointing out challenges
  • In-depth understanding of what resources to pull into a project and when
  • Create the conditions of great work without compromising budgets or timing where possible 


  • Collaborates with Production Coordinator and the PM team in assigning out projects on a daily basis
  • Actively tracks the progress and deliveries of posted projects
  • Reviews and ensures that the quality of each project meets IGN production and editorial standards
  • Creates and updates post systems to ensure effective and efficient workflows
  • Acts as post lead for special events and projects overseeing teams and systems while collaborating with departmental leads to ensure a smooth post production process
  • Coordinate post team to ensure things are running efficiently and effectively
  • Collaborate with Ops org to maintain post production calendars 
  • Keep team members on task and on schedule.
  • Collaborate with both Branded and Core teams to ensure growth and consistency across projects
  • Maintain comprehensive post production notes and learnings.
  • Lead and organize efficient internal meetings