Imaging is currently seeking a Producer Lead for its Studio based in Brooklyn, NY.
Key job responsibilities
-Support high quality production of approved concepts within budget and on schedule for a range of projects including Product Shoots, Print Campaigns, Video, Branded Content, and more.
-Led all production end-to-end including sourcing production partners (photographers, directors, editors, post-houses, animation, color, music).
-Take creative direction given by business partners and translate that into daily production teams.
-Responsible for the scheduling and booking confirmation process for freelance creative crew.
-Ensure all legal documentation is accurately completed and received from incoming talent.
-Organize production information for internal reviews.
-Negotiations with vendors following established rates and usage.
-Coordinate and manage logistics with studios and location scouts.
-Support the financial tracking by assisting with invoicing and reconciling expenses.
-Manage production budget and payment approvals, and partners closely with Procurement teams to ensure proper financial reporting.
-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required
-Professional experience in a photo and live action production
-Understanding of industry rates and booking procedures of freelance talent
-Understanding of photo/video crew roles and responsibilities
-Ability to continuously manage multiple high priority tasks
-Self-driven and able to easily communicate creative ideas and collaborate in a team environment
-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with management and outside vendors
-Working knowledge of Mac and PC computing platforms, including Microsoft Office
-Proficiency with database management tools
-Previous experience in an photo production environment
-Self-driven and exceptional work ethic, with an instinctual tendency towards order and detail
-Proficient with Mac and PC computing platforms, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, issues and project tracking software
-Experience with talent contracts and negotiating
-Ability to analyze quantitative data and solve problems
-Ability to think and react in a high-energy, fast paced environment
-Productivity-focused and proven to be a quick problem solver