Film Producer (FC 19)

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Creative
Location
Malmesbury - United Kingdom

Description

The Film Producer’s responsibility is to work with Film makers and client stakeholders to plan, budget and manage film production from brief to delivery, adhering to the Dyson process. 
The role must balance Dyson governance with creative and production excellence to help tell the most compelling stories we can within the constraints of time and budget.
Fundamentally they must collaborate with film makers by leading the structural elements of the film making process and the Dyson commercial process.

Accountabilities

Production Management
  • Agree detailed briefs and specifications for new projects - interrogating brief owners and ensure requirements are justifiable, achievable and meet the overall business objectives.
  • Able to scope large pieces of work, leading the process of breaking down amorphous problems into deliverable solutions.
  • Confidence in managing production budgets up to £250k and able to build detailed cost estimates and timing plans
  • Able to identify, mitigate and manage project risks.
Communication
  • Ensures regular and appropriate communication happens with your film teams and with the wider project team – attending meetings where appropriate.
  • Work closely with Commercial teams to understand and respond to changing product and business situations.
Team
  • Support the infrastructure of the film team – from smooth running of the Film studio to helping define consistent post production workflow, housekeeping and archiving.
  • Works closely with the head of department on up-to-date resource planning, ensuring the most effective and appropriate use of internal and external resource.
Supplier Management
  • Develop relationships with external studios and be able to cast suppliers depending on the job to be done
  • Commercially astute and skilled at negotiating with and the ongoing management of suppliers 

Skills

  • Must have significant hands-on experience of producing high production value film with marketing communications objectives
  • Well-drilled in end-to-end film delivery, including; shaking down briefs, scoping, creative development, production, post-production (editing, visual effects, sound design) and delivery of projects on time and on budget.
  • An open-minded approach to different production models and ability to innovate.
  • Experience of crewing-up productions, pulling in the right expertise according to the task at hand
  • Have a sound knowledge of the Dyson channels in which content will live (social, retail, broadcast, PR) to be able to advise and direct on strategy and to ensure they receive tailored and impactful content.

Benefits

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Sport centre
  • Free on-site parking
  • Subsidised café and restaurants
  • Discounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 24 March 2019

Closing date: 03 May 2019