Production Manager - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 9 Months
Status Freelance
Rate $72/hr- $92/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a Production Manager to join their team in this 9 month freelance role!

The Production Manager will be responsible for the following:
- Oversee production process and operations for the editorial content team
- Supervise production and post scheduling needs for individual projects, including managing development, pre-production, asset and post-production deadlines
- Prepare production plans and contingencies, including budgets, schedules, equipment/technology recommendations
- Manage production/principal photography calendar
- Assist in administering budget policies to ensure that all activities affecting the budget are guided by uniform rules and established procedures
- Work closely with Head of Content, Development and Creative Lead to ensure content calendar is accurate and up to date and assign team members
- Source services for all production and post-production needs, such as transcription and translations
- Manage post-production archive process and content library
- Explain production and technical standards, show formatting, deal memos, contracts, financial reporting, insurance, production and safety policies, wrap requirements to 3rd party production companies & approved vendors
- Develop relationships and maintain rolodex of necessary production contacts, including equipment rentals of all types and personnel across all production categories

The ideal Production Manager should possess the following:
- 10+ years of production experience
- Experience in managing production for editorial and marketing video assets for social media
- Experience in managing production across multiple mediums: photography, documentaries, short-form, narrative, music videos
- Experience in licensing, shoot insurance, releases and working with legal on contracts and agreements
- Experience managing project resources, budgets and finances
- Experience running large-sized projects with multiple stakeholders
- Experience implementing process efficiencies and fostering relationships across multiple teams
- Experience working with or at a creative agency and using creative tools such as Adobe creative suite
- Able to manage production of high caliber content with limited resources
- Familiarity with social media platforms, creative tools and publishing

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. - Creative Circle.


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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

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