Squint Opera


Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 07 February 2019
Website: squintopera.com
Twitter: @squintopera
Job Listing Added: 08 January 2019

We are searching for an inspiring individual to join our team as a hands-on Producer.
Working within the Architecture division, across projects that bridge a wide range of multimedia projects, techniques and styles.

• Creation of quotes and allocation of resources for new business.
• Communicates a clear sense of direction and purpose.
• Inspires a high performance culture and communicates purpose and expectations clearly.
• Establish strong client relations and act as the central point of contact for designated projects
• Attend client meetings with relevant director/team member as required.
• Ensure clients are aware of feedback dates and help guide them on the kind of feedback SO requires
• Liaise with the client and project teams, to obtain necessary information on time and to answers any queries that may arise from either parties
• Facilitate communication between production team, CD, MD and clients to ensure everyone is aware of project expectations
• Assess project briefs with HOP and Creative Directors to establish initial pitch presentation ideas and creative/technical concept.
• Ensure each project is staffed according to schedule and budget and provide regular updates to HOP and management teams
• Plan working schedules and resources in line with production milestones and budget and respond quickly when changes arise
• Regularly update and manage projects via a selection of online production tools, planning ahead to mitigate any potential pitfalls
• Provide production schedules to team members and ensure teams are aware of deliverable dates
• Actively monitor productivity and quality of output daily
• Plan and manage film shoots according to budget
• Organise and liaise with contractors and external collaborators where needed
• Ensure project milestones and delivery dates are met
• Lead project reviews and team meetings

• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Is passionate about the built environment, art and architecture.
• Sets standards of behaviour and acts as a leader and role model.
• Approachable, flexible attitude, adapts well to changing priorities.
• Strikes the balance between creative and analytical thinking.
• Planning and Organising - leads a range of complex and simple projects, involving significant production effort and resources.
• Takes decisions which have a substantial impact on the direction and/or achievement of production objectives. Carefully considers the effect on the perceived quality of output.
• Up to date knowledge of industry trends and developments
• Sustains performance and remains calm and in control when under pressure or in difficult situations.

• Demonstrable experience (3-5 Years) within the Project Management in a Creative Agency environment.
• Degree Qualified in relevant field.

How to Apply

Please include a cover letter (and salary expectations) telling us why you think you would be the best fit and what you could bring to our team. Please apply with your CV and covering letter to [email protected]