Senior Integrated Producer, 12 month FTC
BBC Studios is a global creative powerhouse for the development, production and distribution of bold, British, content. We produce over 2,500 hours of content per year, operate in 22 markets globally and generate revenue of £1.4bn, returning around £200m profit to BBC public Service each year. In the UK, BBC Studios enables audiences to enjoy their favourite BBC programmes and brands outside the licence fee-funded window on alternative platforms, through a range of partnerships, and in multiple formats, from products, magazines and experiences.
We are seeking a Senior Integrated Producer to cover a 12 month maternity contract. Sat within our Content Marketing and Creative team, reporting into the Director of Production, the Producer is responsible for the planning, budgeting and delivery of key priority titles as well as Global Franchise Brands. The Producer will be responsible for the production of marketing assets across a variety of platforms including, on-air, OOH, print and digital. The role partners with the Production and Creative teams, in addition to the Brands and Content Marketing departments.
Lead the day to day production of the B2C production department including the delivery of all campaign and priority title deliverables.
Forward plan the pipeline of work with the Director of Production communicating changes in plans to relevant teams and stakeholders.
Manage project budgets, conducting timely reconciliations with the Director of Production and finance teams, overseeing all financial responsibilities within assigned budgets working in SAP, raising and tracking POs.
Partner with a roster of external agencies and freelancers, ensuring that timelines are managed and communicated, that budgets are transparent and accurate and that completed projects are delivered to the relevant specifications.
Ensure clear communication on all budgetary, planning, production and delivery issues to the team and stakeholders, including working closely with the Creative Director to ensure that any changes to brief, creative or logistics are escalated effectively.
Working with the Director of Production to ensure that all contracts are completed by external vendors and that the appropriate legislation in respect to all rights usage is applied.
Clear copyright on all materials used and on all Music supplied by Music Libraries or specially commissioned work and ensure all output is on brand, and editorially and technically compliant.
To ensure that staff employ safe working practices and work in a safe environment, complying with BBC Health & Safety Regulations.
Collaborate with the Executive Creative Director and Creative Director to foster an optimum environment where creativity will flourish, balancing the needs of the creative team as well as adhering to sound production principles of efficiency, planning and value for money. To deputise for the Director of Production as and when required.
Are you the right candidate?
At BBC Studios, we seek people who are passionate about who we are and what we do.
As a Senior Producer, you will possess a thorough knowledge of the processes and procedures used for all aspects of production. The ideal candidate will have had experience working as a Producer in a Broadcast environment, with experience of managing substantial complex budgets and schedules, including budgeting channel brands, channel launches and integrated campaigns. You will be passionate about facilitating world class creative solutions, working in collaboration with a team of designers, creatives and marketers. Accomplished in planning and producing materials for Marketing Campaigns, you’ll be skilled in balancing the needs of the creative team, whilst adhering to sound production principles of efficiency, planning and value for money. Skilled in prioritising conflicting workloads efficiently, you’ll maintain standards of accuracy and attention to detail when working to deadlines.
You’ll possess a good working knowledge of the workflows around content and design production and post production processes, costs and kit. With experience of setting up and managing a large shoot both on Location and in studio, you’ll demonstrate a superior understanding and track record in the production of promotions and/or commercials along with up to date knowledge of the latest production technology. With an effective communication skill set, you’ll be positive yet realistic with the ability to adapt your approach to challenges based on your audience. Experience of working with external design and creative agencies including procuring favourable rates and ensuring transparency of budgets and timelines, in addition to securing contracts such as NDA’s and Risk Assessments is advantageous.
Location: White City
Contract: 12 month maternity contract
We’re happy to discuss flexible working. Please indicate your choice under the flexible working question in the application. There is no obligation to raise this at the application stage but if you wish to do so, you are welcome to. Flexible working will be part of the discussion at offer stage.
- Excellent career progression – the BBC offers great opportunities for employees to seek new challenges and work in different areas of the organisation.
- Unrivalled training and development opportunities – our in-house Academy hosts a wide range of internal and external courses and certification.
- Benefits - We offer a competitive salary package, a flexible 35-hour working week for work-life balance and 26 days holiday with the option to buy an extra 5 days, a defined pension scheme and discounted dental, health care, gym and much more.
About the BBC
The BBC is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and therefore strongly encourages applications from under represented groups. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of their background.
BBC Studios, a global content company with British creativity at its heart, is a commercial subsidiary of the BBC Group. Formed in April 2018 by the merger of BBC Worldwide and BBC Studios, it spans content financing, development, production, sales, branded services and ancillaries. BBC Studios’ award-winning British programmes are internationally recognised across a broad range of genres and specialisms. It has offices in 22 markets globally, including six production bases in the UK and production bases and partnerships in a further nine countries around the world. The company, which makes 2500 hours of content a year, is a champion for British creativity around the world and a committed partner for the UK’s independent sector. BBC Studios has revenue of £1.4bn, and returns around £200m to the BBC Group annually, complementing the BBC’s licence fee and enhancing programmes for UK audiences.
Diversity matters at the BBC. We want to attract the broadest range of talented people to be part of the BBC – whether that’s to contribute to our programming or our wide range of non-production roles. The more diverse our workforce, the better able we are to respond to and reflect our audiences.
We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all individuals. And we promote flexible working opportunities where operational needs allow.
To find out more about Diversity and Inclusion at the BBC, please visit our website.