How to become a vfx supervisor?

People who want to become a visual effects supervisor will need a very good knowledge of 3D animation software. A degree in visual effects will be helpful. Before landing a supervisory role, vfx supervisors will have worked in the animation field, and have a firm background after having worked on several films or shows. A good knowledge of film-making is necessary as well, since the visual effects supervisor will work directly with film director. As a manager, the supervisor will also have skill in handling employees.