BBC Worldwide is looking for a new Studio Manager for its Brands business area.
BBC Worldwide Limited is the main commercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of the BBC. BBC Worldwide exists to support the BBC public service mission and to maximise profits on its behalf. It does this through investing in, commercialising and showcasing content from the BBC in the UK and around the world.
Keen to capitalise on our consistent, acquisitive growth, we are looking to appoint a high calibre professional to join us as our new Studio Manager in our Brands business area.
This role is responsible for planning, managing, tracking and delivering all work that comes into the Design Studio. Working closely with the Executive Creative Director, Design Director and Art Director the Studio Manager will have a clear understanding of the requirements of the business in order to plan multiple work-streams, balancing the creative vision and objectives with running an efficient, lean and effective team. Working closely with the Marketing and Creative team they will be part of the vision for creating outstanding experiential events that promote key shows and bring new audiences to the BBC portfolio. This person will take a pivotal role in the production of printed and online sales materials, allocating budget according to priority and ensuring that all design collateral is delivered to the keys events on time and on budget.
This role will oversee all central branding campaign design projects, sourcing talent, overseeing pipeline and meticulously planning the productions to ensure a successful delivery. In addition, the Studio Manager will manage the pipeline and delivery of existing and new Digital Platforms and Consumer Products DVD Artwork.
Are you the right candidate?
The successful candidate will possess the following experience and characteristics:
- Substantial experience operating at a senior level in a media environment or creative agency
- Excellent Design Management experience of workflows, kit, capabilities and specialisms
- Experience of working with external Design and Creative agencies including procuring favourable rates and ensuring transparency of budgets and timelines
- Strong stakeholder management skills
- Experience of managing teams and providing motivational leadership