Reports to: Executive Producer(s)
Based at: Across the Pond - Frith Street or Google, UK
The Producer will be working with Executive Producers in taking on new briefs, exploring them, brainstorming and helping to build the right teams to bring them to life. The Producer will work with Production Managers, Assistant Producers, editors, animators and creatives to ensure projects are delivered to the highest quality and to client satisfaction within agreed timings and costs.
Ability to take a brief and run with it - pull together the right resources whilst keeping an eye on budget and schedule.
Responsible for managing multiple projects from conception to post production.
Excellent client handling skills.
Experience in both live action and animation.
Ability to negotiate.
Meticulous with paperwork.
Familiar with Final Cut Pro and post production workflows.
Understanding of different cameras for different shoots.
Ability to sit with an editor and confidently cut live action/sync.
Understand music licensing.
Experience with researching/sourcing stock footage and understands the licensing process.
Passionate about communicating messages in the most creative way possible.
Ability to comfortably produce pitch documents and briefs.
Responsible for helping grow the business by developing trusted relationships with clients through engagement with the content of projects, development of appropriate creative approaches and ownership of the way Across the Pond anticipates, manages and exceeds their expectations.
Education and Experience
BA/BS degree. In lieu of degree, relevant skills or equivalent experience.
Demonstrable experience of working with iconic brands and production companies.
Experience of working within established agencies a bonus.
Portfolio of quality, original and successful work.
Strong creative and copywriting skills.
Proven account management experience.
Ability to thrive in a rapid paced environment on multiple projects in a busy atmosphere.
Great at rallying teams and creatives to do the best work of their career.
Excellent attention to detail and consistency.
A healthy interest in technology, social media and interactive content.
Familiar with major Google products - GMail, Docs, Drive, YouTube, Android, Maps, Earth.
Knowledge of YouTube original, premium programming a bonus.
Fluent English is required. Other languages are a plus.
Across the Pond creates video content and channels for innovative brands.
As the in-house video agency for Google and YouTube, we have an unrivalled track record in delivering exciting, engaging and informative content.
Our aim is simple - to create video content which lives our client’s brand and which people love.
We are looking for talented, enthusiastic people to join Across the Pond.
Anyone joining us now will do so at an exciting and challenging time. The right people will have the opportunity to influence and grow with the business as they help achieve its ambitious plans.