Job Details

Whizz Kid Entertainment
Job title
Production Management
Postcode of work
Closing date
23 Feb 2020 
Experience required
Working days
5 day week 
Additional days
Date posted
19 Feb 2020
Whizz Kid Entertainment


Whizz Kid Entertainment – producers of The BAFTA Film Awards and Celebrity Ex on the Beach – are looking for a Head of Production to start mid-March 2020.
This is offered as a fixed term 3-month contract initially with the possibility of a staff position after this period.  Rate to be negotiated with the possibility of a flexible part-time contract depending on candidate.
The ideal applicant should have experience in budgeting and cost management across a wide range of genres including live events, studio, fact ent, fixed rig, digital content, popular documentary, comedy entertainment and music.  Experience of working with development teams and preparing budgets and quotes for new formats is essential.
This is a hands-on role supporting Production Executives, PMs and the development team with overall responsibility for all production output, production policy, compliance and health and safety.   Co-operating with the finance team and corporate finance on budget forecasts will also form part of the role.  Previous experience in a Head of Production role would be useful but it may suit an experienced candidate with senior Production Executive / Line Producer credits across a range of genres, broadcasters and budgets.
Please apply by 23rd February 2020 to
Only applicants who are selected for interview will be contacted.