Photographic Production Manager - Seventy7
Publish Date:

21/05/2018

End Date:

25/06/2018

Location
Manchester
Unit
Photography Manchester

About the role

We are recruiting a Photographic Production Controller to support in the day to day running of the photography department in our Manchester studios.

Responsible to: Head of Photographic Operations

External Relationships: Clients, Freelancers and Suppliers (if outsourcing is required).

Internal Relationships: Studio team, Photographic Team, Digital Team, Client Services Team, Directors.

Hours: Mon Fri 9am 5:30pm (flexible hours required)

Responsibilities

  • To oversee the day to day production of the photographic unit.
  • Managing the photographic schedule to ensure all client SLA’s are achieved.
  • Producing and managing a forecast schedule.
  • Booking and finance control of all freelance resource.
  • Supporting the Head of Photographic Operations in the management and development of the photographic unit and team.

Qualities

  • Enthusiastic and highly organised, you must be able to manage and prioritise a busy workload.
  • Excellent management, production and problem solving skills.
  • Experience of managing the production of a large team.
  • Strong communication skills at all levels.
  • Excellent eye for detail.

Knowledge and Skills required

  • Exceptional understanding of a busy commercial photographic studio.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a production role.
  • Be able to develop and maintain a culture of ‘can do’ throughout other departments.
  • Strong commercial awareness and understanding of how actions affect profit.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure.