Creative Producer - Washington, DC

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $40/HR DOE
Our agency client in Washington, DC is looking for a Creative Producer with AGENCY experience to join their team, remotely (during COVID), for about 30 hours/week on an ad hoc freelance basis.

This Creative Producer will lead the integration of creative and be the common thread on projects with various team members from the agency; including account managers, planners, researchers, analysts, designers, copywriters, social media strategists, and others.

This Creative Producer will work to define and monitor scopes, budgets, workplans, milestones, timelines, and deliverables.

Creative Producer Responsibilities:
- Determine all facets of the project to inform the creation of clear and detailed project briefs for the Creative team—answering all internal and external questions pertinent to the project.
- Monitor and track the project; produce and distribute status tracking reports, provide proactive recommendations to ensure projects are delivered on time, within scope and within budget. Ensure agreed next steps are understood and completed.
- Manage communication and approvals between creative and account teams—ensure project handoffs are thorough and clear.
- Build strong working relationships with internal and client team members, establishing a role as a trusted resource and advisor.
- Coordinate and collaborate with other producers to develop consistent management practices and ensure effective support for creative teams.
- Thoroughly QA all creative work product to ensure error-free deliverables.

Creative Producer Qualifications:
- 4+ years of project management experience, preferably in a fast-paced agency environment, managing multiple creative projects simultaneously.
- Self-motivated, flexible, quick, assertive, measured, calm and collaborative.
- Extensive experience in development of print, digital, web, video and design workplans, budgets, and production schedules.
- Demonstrated expertise working with creative teams to ensure delivery of flawless, high-quality deliverables on time and on budget.
- Understanding of archival and asset management, and thorough knowledge of required file type by asset (print, video, digital, etc.).
- Knowledge of abilities and limitations of Adobe Creative Cloud applications (specifically InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat and Premiere).
- Experience with oversight and management of third-party relationships, including Print, Media, Photography, and Video vendors.
- Government and 508 compliance experience a plus

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