progress
Production Manager
Start date: ASAP
Contract: Full time
Location: Brighton
The Progress Film Company is an award-winning, contemporary film studio based in Brighton, UK. Progress makes digital content, branded entertainment, animation, commercials and feature-length cinema all under one roof, serving both agency and clients directly worldwide. For more about us and the way we work, visit our website and social media platforms: www.progressfilm.co.uk and @progressfilmco.
We are looking for a Production Manager to work with our growing in house team, working with an exciting array of clients both agency and direct. Dedicated to creative producing, you’ll love being a part of a team and bringing your experience from a TV environment into content.  3-5 years of experience preferred, with the view to really develop and grow within the company.
Responsibilities include:
* Managing the end to end production process, from brief through to delivery
* Acting as a positive conduit between our creative team and clients, both agency and direct to client
* Reviewing and negotiating Production budgets and schedules
* Accurate budgeting, forecasting, risk management and production planning
The Ideal Candidate:
* Extensive experience managing all elements of video production covering budgets in the range of £500-£80k, timings, pre and post production
* Solutions orientated person with excellent trouble- shooting skills
* A track record of managing multiple projects simultaneously
* Great project and people management skills
* Experience leading production of creative campaigns, from idea to delivery, in a creative agency, entertainment or advertising environment
* Highly organised and a process orientated mindset
* High levels of energy and drive. A great sense of humour and a pragmatic outlook
The role is full time, based in Brighton with regular working hours, 5 days a week. However, on-location working and flexibility around working days/time is expected depending on production need and schedule. Weekend work is compensated through DOIL or pro rata salary amounts.
Salary: Starting at £25k and dependent on experience and level of responsibility. Applications from more experienced candidates with additional skills are encouraged.
Contact talent@progressfilm.co.uk with your CV and cover letter to express your interest. Please note that successful applicants would be expecting to be located in or around the Brighton area and that working remotely or part time hours will not be possible for this particular role.