Job Advert: Producer (July 2019)

Lonelyleap is a collaborative, transatlantic team of strategists, directors, cinematographers, designers, and producers. Our films are based on human truths. They communicate at a deep level: stimulating intelligence, feeding curiosity and inspiring action.

We now have an opportunity for a talented Producer to join our team in London.

The suitable candidate will have a passion for storytelling alongside proven experience in branded content, producing high quality documentary, brand, corporate and commercial films.

This role requires at least 2+ years experience in the industry as a Producer with a solid production background.

Primary responsibilities:

• Overseeing all aspects of production, from ideas generation and pitch writing, shoot logistics and post-production, through to delivery and distribution
• Responsible for all client communications and client management
• Decision maker on budget spend – the producer is responsible for budget creation, management, reconciliation and reporting
• Obtaining all relevant project permissions and corresponding paperwork: NDAs, freelancer contracts, release forms, archive licensing, music licensing, VO licensing etc.
• Responsible for health and safety on assigned projects, including risk assessments
• Along with other team members, responsible for story and contributor research, as well as creative development of projects and overseeing edits
• Attending shoots, both UK and international travel, sometimes in a Producer/Director role


Essential Knowledge & Experience:

Proven experience in:
• Organising international shoots.
• Documentary and/or commercial film production.
• Managing production finance.
• Liaising with external clients.
• Co-ordinating a team of people.
• Managing multiple film projects from concept through to completion.

• A solid knowledge and understanding of current production and post processes
• Proven experience in research, particularly casting contributors, is desirable.
• Hard working, with superb planning, organisational and administrative skills.
• Excellent communicator.
• Flexible and organised.
• Ability to multi-task and prioritise.
• Confidence to make day-to-day production decisions.
• Mac savvy.
• Knowledge of InDesign and budget management/scheduling software (ideally Farmers Wife) is desirable but not essential.

Please send a CV and covering message including your salary expectations to recruitment@lonelyleap.com
Please note this is not an entry level role so please only apply if you match the desired criteria.
Interviews to commence in August, with a view to start September 2019.