Closing: April 30th 2021
Posted on April 7, 2021
Production Business Director
Contract: 1 Year FTC (Maternity Cover)
IMG Productions is seeking a talented Production Business Director to oversee the production and delivery of a diverse range of branded content for a luxury brand account. This includes, TV advertising, social campaigns, television programming and digital content. The role is also required to provide creative, commercial, and strategic counsel to this key client as well as to the clients’ partners and agencies.
As the account lead, the Production Business Director will work collaboratively with Production and Creative Leads to oversee all creative output to ensure the brand’s communication objectives and content strategies are met. This will involve leading the development process and presentations to clients and partner agencies as required. The role will also work closely with the Production Lead to oversee the commercial and operational aspects of all production output.
Other key responsibilities will include, proactively identifying and proposing new strategies for client consideration; ensuring the TV editorial and TV advertising content meets all necessary compliance and regulatory guidelines; and most importantly ensuring teams are managed and mentored effectively in order to respond to changes in creative, editorial and technical workflows/requirements.
Demonstrable experience in producing branded content and television programming, as well as previous experience of dealing with and managing high profile clients directly is vital. Strong and extensive knowledge of the production of TV advertising and Social campaigns and proven up-to-date knowledge of production technical workflow analysis, across digital and TV is essential. The successful application will also have proven experience of financial reporting, managing budgets; and considerable experience of managing large production teams of various levels. Experience of leading and managing branded content client accounts is desirable.
PLEASE NOTE: This role may require the successful candidate to travel for meetings and shoots, which at times may be at short notice. Occasional weekend work and unsocial hours may be required, as and when dictated by demanding production schedules.
IMG is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief.