Job Details

Job title
Postcode of work
WFH / SE13 
Experience required
5+ years 
Working days
5 day week 
Additional days
Date posted
18 Nov 2020

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 to provide maternity leave cover. Our office is based in Deptford but we are adhering to government guidance in regards to Covid-19 so your role will also involve working from home.


We are looking for a producer who has worked in a similar production company, has brand/agency experience producing stunning high-end documentary, brand, corporate and commercial films. The emphasis will be on leading new projects from pitching stages through to completion/delivery.


The main priorities for the role are:


  • Meeting with clients/potential clients to discuss their video needs
  • Working on pitches in collaboration with our creative team
  • Sourcing contributors
  • Being the main point of contact for all clients on your own projects
  • Budget creation, administration, management and reconciliation ensuring you meet set targets
  • Scheduling and resourcing all of your own projects
  • Attending shoots where possible (national and international)
  • Sourcing local crews internationally
  • Handling all production paperwork including release forms, music licencing, risk assessments etc.
  • Producing animation projects
  • Overseeing all post production on projects
  • Organising TV, Radio and Cinema clearances
  • Managing final delivery of films to clients
  • Processing all supplier invoices and delivering to Finance Manager for payment



Essential Skills:


  • 5+ years’ experience at a production company/agency
  • Providing producer expertise for new clients and in pitches for new business
  • A solid knowledge and understanding of current production and post processes
  • Strong budgeting skills
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Solid client management skills
  • Pro-active, well-organized and dynamic personality
  • Expert knowledge of content production, including scheduling/budgeting, knowing what is achievable
  • Experience producing branded content, corporate communications, animations and commercials




We offer:


  • Competitive salary and holiday allowance


Please send covering message and CV, including your salary expectations to

Please clearly mark in the subject “Producer – Maternity Leave Cover” or your application may be missed.


This role is for maternity leave cover and is a 12month fixed term contract



Please note this is NOT an entry level role so please only apply if you match the desired criteria.


Interviews to commence in December, with a view to start approx. January 2021 for 12 months.