Job Opening | Production
WE ARE Pi is looking for an experienced Production Manager, you will report directly to the Head of Pi Studios. You will manage a busy Agency production team and Content studio.
You will work closely with the production, creative and new business teams, ensuring content ideas are conceived on brand and on budget.
Oversee business and financial aspects including budgets, tracking costs, hiring crews internationally and work closely with Finance, Business Affairs, Account, Creative and Production Departments.
Manage invoice and freelance staff databases.
Responsible for disseminating information to crew & staff.
Communicate consistently with creative team and executive leadership.
Keep records of freelancers and follow their schedules and paper work.
Recruit personnel for various production needs.
Provide a weekly report of task completion and costs.
Various tasks as requested by PM team.
Masters preferred in any business related field.
Bachelors in Film and Arts or any of the related media fields required.
3+ to 5 years of experience in production management at a well regarded network or cable network or digital production company.
Ability to manage team/think tank meetings.
Knowledge and ability to locate and staff crew, both domestically and internationally.
Knowledge of documentary and branded web content a must.
Knowledge of budgeting & actualizing.
Knowledge of camera gear, specifically 5 and 7D, C300 and AF100.
Experience with releases, call sheets, production bibles, vendors and wrap binders.
Knowledge and rolodex of branded production a plus.
Ability to proficiently use a camera a plus.
Basic knowledge of post production needs a plus.
Strong business and professional ethics.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.