Gravity Media are currently looking for a Production Manager to join their busy team in Watford!
Production Manager Duties:
Acting as primary point of contact for clients, staff, suppliers, and tournaments organisers.
Cost tracking, forecasting and ensuring running budgets are always up to date
Requotes, new quotes and invoicing for existing projects
Crewing large scale projects on average requiring 100+ crew each
Booking on-site facilities, portacabins, power, air conditioning, telephones etc.
Co-ordination of shipping and logistics with Engineering and Logistics staff
Providing onsite production management for International events
Ensuring Health and Safety paperwork and Risk Assessments are completed and distributed
Overall responsibility for making sure all aspects of production management are successfully planned and executed for each project, with support from the production coordinator and assistant.
Implementation of Covid policies
Production Manager Requirements:
Demonstration of previous experience of most of the duties and responsibilities outlined in this job description.
Previous experience as a TV Production Manager within sports or entertainment.
Onsite outside broadcast experience in for production or broadcast facilities background
A proactive, logical, and systematic approach to problem solving – the ability to ‘trouble shoot’
Previous mentoring experience of Production Coordinators and Assistants
Knowledge of crewing outside broadcast engineering roles (Vision, Audio, Camera, EVS) would be a strong advantage regardless of job seniority level (Desirable)
Experience of post-Brexit international working regulations (Desirable)
Experience of managing Covid risks (Desirable)
Direct report line Management experience (Desirable)
About the Company:
Based out of our office in Watford, you will be part of an established production management team, reporting into the Lead Production Manager. You will be responsible for all aspects of Production Management for major (and minor!) scale projects, working closely with Clients, Suppliers, Crew and Engineering Project Managers.
You will benefit from being part of a team of production managers, coordinators and assistant contributing to an inclusive and supportive working environment. A primarily office-based role with some overseas travel, which could mean being away from home for up to six weeks for any one project.
If you think that you are suitable for this Production Manager role, please apply now