- Rate: Full Rate
- Travel Details: Applicant must be local to the city listed on the job
- Non-Union Job
A fast-paced video production agency is looking for a Full Time Line Producer to be our team lead in managing client & vendor relationships, estimates and budgets at our Burlingame, CA location.
As our team’s line producer, you are at the heart of business operations and will have the exciting job of working with amazing tech clients, talented local and international vendors and smart, creative and fun team members.
You efficiently respond to our client’s needs while collaborating with the production team to ensure we offer the best resources to our client partners.
You move quickly with the changing environment. You are organized and analytical, with strong business judgment and communication skills.
You set and maintain production goals by working closely with producers and production teams during all phases of production and post-production.
You collaborate with the production team to maintain production goals and deliverables.
You create and maintain budgets and perform bi-weekly budget to cost actuals with accounting team.
You uphold production standards and production guidelines set by the Executive Producer.
You support and maintain a creative point of view by sourcing new production talent that uphold production quality and innovation.
You negotiate production rates with crews and vendors.
You oversee the post-production supervisor and production manager to assure that prod/post-production is running efficiently.
You maintain relationships with outside content distributors to assure technical specifications and delivery requirements are being met on distributed content.
Skills & Experience:
Positive approach to problem-solving and quick decision making
Strong relationships with outside vendors
Bachelor’s or higher degree
Minimum 5+ years production experience, preferably in a Line Producer role
Minimum 2 years in management role
Strong ability to be a team player and build working relationships with all lines of business
Expertise in creating production models and budgeting
Experience converting creative concepts to efficient production models
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Deep knowledge of production equipment, editing software, and media management systems.
Experience producing brand content for leading advertisers a plus
Knowledge of permits, rights and clearance procedures
Knowledge of the YouTube platform and TV broadcast distribution a plus
Proficiency in Google Apps
An incredible work ethic.
Exceptional emotional intelligence: poise, maturity and level-headedness when dealing with challenging negotiations and client dynamics.
Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, vendors, clients, and external partners.
A ‘big picture’ perspective, yet willing to ‘roll up the sleeves’ and do whatever it takes to get the job done.
The company offers healthcare and retirement plan benefits.