Executive Producer Milwaukee

Proven and Hungry Production Leader who wants to define “what’s next”.

Oversees and cultivates relationships between creative department + production
department + clients + emerging production talent + outside freelance talent, and
outside vendors. Builds internal production studio and capabilities to generate
incremental revenue that equals or surpass A level integrated production studios
found anywhere.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Adheres to the standards set by the creative department.
  • Supervises all bidding.
  • Supports leadership within department.
  • Financially responsible for all team costs.
  • Sets an agency level of taste for all video productions.
  • Finds answers, no matter what.
  • Trends and technology are always a focus.
  • Always searching for short term and long term opportunities to grow business.
  • Trains and develops staff.
  • As passionate about new business as they are about production.
  • Find ways to contribute to overall agency and client profitability.
  • Ability to foster a relationship with the client. Managing expectations while ensuring the creative vision is not compromised.
  • Elevates the department. Not just production, but a true creative partner.
  • Works to develop, hire, manage and promote team.
  • Staffs appropriately based on work flow.
  • Attends interdepartmental briefings.
  • Keeps department head appraised of work.
  • Co-manage and build in house studio space, LC Hive.
  • Acts as one of the faces of LC Hive. Selling in house productions services and cultivating pipeline.

TASKS:
  • Guidance to feasibility of proposed timetables for new projects/programs.
  • Oversees the creation of estimates and provides to project management.
  • Fills out POs: submits to vendor, budget analyst and director.
  • Creates and revises schedules as needed.
  • Attends shoots with Account Management, Creative and Client.
  • Keeps track of inventory, staffing needs and studio usage for LC Hive.
  • Invoices sent to accounts payable for inventory control, checks invoice against PO; signs invoice; submits originals to budget analyst.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 10 years in production
  • Must have extensive technical knowledge of video (digital and TV) and radio.
  • A relationship creator. The person everyone wants to talk to at a party.
  • Creates great comradery with internal staff was well as with outside vendors.
  • Knowledge of managing a studio.
  • Demonstrates excellent written and oral skills.
  • Computer literate.
  • Anticipate and solve problems like they’re nothing.