Excerpt from "Get a Reel Job" by Philip Nemy
VP, POST-PRODUCTION - oversees the post-production period of films (editing, mixing, scoring, dubbing, etc.); approves the hiring of the editing team; liaison between the post-production team and the studio’s creative executives assigned to the film; trouble-shoots daily post-production of film.
POST-PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR - usually assigned to two or more films at a time; prepares initial post-production plan for the film before the filmmakers are hired, which includes schedule, budget, key crew recommendations, lab deals, etc. ; liaison between the post-production team and the studio; usually visits the post-production offices at start of post-production, then reappears at key deadlines to insure delivery requirements are being met.©Philip Nemy