PRODUCTION MANAGER 

 

We are currently looking for a Production Manager for an immediate start to join our films division at Pitch International. We have two feature documentary films in production (one with majority filming in Brazil and the other in New Zealand). You must be a fluent writer and speaker of English. You must have excellent organisational and communication skills, the ability to run a production team, and to multi-task. You should be able to work independently and as part of a team. Experience in feature documentary films would be extremely beneficial. Sports knowledge and/or additional language skills are also an advantage. There is the possibility of a flexible or part time schedule. Daily duties will include:

 

  • Financing (processing payments, cost allocations, expenses, shoot budgets)
  • Accountable for ensuring all deliverables are available in a timely manner (music Cue sheet, PASC)
  • Responsible for preparing, managing and monitoring film budgets, and for forecasting and reporting progress; and identifying and mitigating any risks.
  • Cost reporting to management team
  • Ensuring the budget is always cost effective
  • Negotiating best rates possible
  • Hiring freelance crew
  • Working with international production partners
  • Arrange necessary permissions, carnets and risk assessments
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft package
  • You must have strong organisational and prioritisation skills and have the ability to plan and manage your own workload independently
  • You must have an eye for detail and able to work on various tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a can-do attitude
  • *VERY IMPORTANT * Please make sure to include your availability and salary requirements in your cover letter.

 

Emails to be sent to kate.robertson@pitchinternational.com

 

Contract: 3 month FTC with possibility of extension – at least 5 years experience required, salary based on experience 

Location: Shepherd’s Bush – W12 

Responses to be emailed to  kate.robertson@pitchinternational.com