Executive Producer Job Description

An executive in charge of supervising and overseeing the work of a crew or production team, helping to conceptualize the project.

Producers are an important figure on set and are often the ultimate decision-makers, helping oversee the production from pre-production to post-production while soliciting and accepting the film’s funding.

An experienced producer can hire the right cast and crew for the job, negotiate contracts, choose the appropriate film format (for example, color, 35 mm, or 9.

5 mm and 16 mm), and oversee the entire production process.

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for an experienced Executive Producer to join our team and help us create amazing content that our audience will love. As our Executive Producer, you will be responsible for overseeing the production of our video content, from pre-production to post-production. You will also be working closely with our team of creatives to ensure that our videos are of the highest quality and meet our editorial standards. If you're a passionate and experienced video producer, then we want to hear from you!

Executive Producer Duties:

  • Develop strategic plans for optimized productivity
  • Review and improve organizational effectiveness by developing processes, overseeing employees, establishing a highly motivated work environment, and creating innovative approaches for improvement
  • Uphold standards of excellence and soaring quality
  • Seek out opportunities for expansion and growth by developing new business relationships
  • Provide guidance and feedback to help others strengthen specific knowledge/skill areas

Executive Producer Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, and maintain business plans to maximize profitability and market share, and to monitor and report achieving those plans to upper management
  • Oversee production, including budget, scheduling, contracts, and quality control for projects
  • Supervise and train staff and contractors to ensure customer satisfaction and appropriate standard of work
  • Manage and supervise project teams to ensure on-time execution, quality, and adherence to budgets
  • Execute day-to-day financial and operational tasks, including financial reporting, cash flow management, contract administration, insurance, and budgeting
  • Negotiate pricing and terms of contracts with clients and suppliers
  • Maintain project timelines to ensure tasks are completed on time
  • Develop, implement, and maintain budgetary and resource allocation plans
  • Resolve internal staff conflicts efficiently and to the mutual benefit of those involved

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in film, television, communications, or relevant field
  • 5+ years of experience in a producing role
  • Proven ability to produce high-quality video products, from conception to delivery
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Excellent understanding of broadcast and documentary

[Company Name] is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that a diverse and inclusive team is essential to our success. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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