Are you looking for a leading role in a global production company? We're looking for an Executive Producer to lead our expert Production and Location teams across our UK offices.
As Executive Producer, you will lead the Production and Location team across our UK offices. You will shape and plan productions and be responsible for managing the Heads of each stream, production and locations. At all times you will monitor resources and ensure all LS output is created to a high standard. In addition, you will ensure sales & margin targets are achieved.
You will lead the sales process for all streams. This will include business trips to meet clients and attendance at key events as determined with the Business Development team to build and retain a wide industry network to help develop robust, future proof streams at LS Productions. This will be done in conjunction with our business development team to enable a rounded approach to pursuing and managing profitable new relationships, key accounts and repeat business opportunities for LS. As EP, you will support the Director of Sales and Marketing to set the yearly stream forecasts and lead the production team to achieve the forecast in collaboration with our business development team.
You will have extensive experience of managing high-performance teams and a high level of production knowledge across all LS streams with excellent business and financial skills. Alongside this, you will manage the performance of all production & location staff with the Heads of Streams, Production & Locations and ensure adequate training, staff development, and performance management for all teams. In addition, you will ensure there are pathways for staff growth and work with Director of Operations to create career progression for all team members within the company.
You will work closely within the Exec team on the growth & efficiency of each stream, ensuring streams are efficient and aligned, sales targets are adhered to, and the marketing of LS continues to excel.
You will be expected to attend events on behalf of LS, be client-facing in meetings and industry functions, and speak when needed at public forums.
You will report to the MD regularly, updating on all areas of production & locations.
You must have a strong work ethic and a positive attitude. Good communication skills and time management are essential. You must be able to lead a team and be good at problem-solving whilst adapting to new situations and challenges. You must be forward thinking and always look to push the business and the team to be the best it can be.
Salary is negotiable depending on relevant experience.
We have offices in Edinburgh and Manchester, plus a team in London.
You will be required to travel to our offices on sales trips, industry events, meetings and shoots where needed, and expenses will be provided for this.
All applications should be submitted via the online form by Friday 31st March 2023. Applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
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LS Productions is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and the crew we engage. It is within our best interest to promote diversity and eliminate discrimination in the workplace. Our aim is to ensure that all employees and job applicants are given equal opportunity and that our Company is representative of all sections of society. Each employee will be respected and valued and able to give their best as a result.
Applications will be shortlisted and only candidates who appear to be suitable will be called for an interview.
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** Deadline Friday 31st March 2023 **