29 October 2020
Assoc Dir, Exec Producer, Production
Digitas is a highly-caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to bring bold, award-winning ideas to life.
The production department is the force that makes creative ideas reality. We transform concepts into fully realized video assets, experiences, and marketing campaigns for every conceivable platform. We strive to elevate the creative content of every project.
To help with this, we’re looking for an outstanding Executive Producer – someone who will lead complex productions for specific projects, who is committed to their craft and has a strong commitment to excellence. Sound like you? Read on.
What you’ll do:
As an Executive Producer, you’ll lead complex productions for specific projects
Day-to-day, your role includes:
· Run complex productions
· Partner to the Creative/Marketing/PM leads on specific projects
· Lead client meetings and interface with brand leaders as required during production
· Mentor and guide producers on your team
· Identify new and efficient technologies and processes to benefit client’s workflow
· Collaborate with business affairs on legal and financial matters in production
· Interface with client procurement and cost consultant teams
· Identify new talent, including directors, editors and all other makers to consider for future productions
We’re looking for strong, impactful work experience, which typically includes:
· Four year degree or equivalent industry experience
· 7-9 years in agency production as an agency producer
· Well versed in all aspects of production
· Creativity and innovative problem solving skills required
· Deep experience managing cross discipline people in the production industry
· Experience and full working knowledge of all disciplines of agency production
· Demonstrate leadership, confidence and a positive attitude at all times
· Senior client facing skills integral to position
· Listening, mediating, and issue resolution skills
· Ability to handle multiple responsibilities and diverse talents
· Experience in pitch work - in building a pitch, developing audio/video assets, and participating in client meetings and presentations
· Advanced skills in managing and growing a cross disciplined team
· Must have reel and examples of work
· Candidate must be open to travel as needed
Got what it takes? We’d love to hear from you.
Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.
Digitas is The Connected Marketing Agency, committed to helping brands better connect with people through Truth. Connection. Wonder. With diverse expertise in data, strategy, creative, media, and tech, we work across capabilities and continents to make better connections and achieve ambitious outcomes through ideas that excite, provoke and inspire. Curious and fully transparent, we are always examining real human behavior to create authentic connections—between brands and consumers, clients and partners, and ideas and outcomes. Digitas has 3,500 employees across 18 countries and 32 offices, with an extended network via Publicis Media of over 23,500 employees present in more than 100 countries worldwide. To connect with Digitas or learn more, visit www.digitas.com.