Unit Manager – Lifestyle and Features (12 month fixed term contract)

Location
London
Salary
Competitive (12 month fixed term contract)
Posted
28 Jan 2013
Closes
18 Mar 2013
Job Type
Temporary

Unit Manager – Lifestyle and Features (12 month fixed term contract)

Experienced production/unit manager with an excellent track record of end to end production management to join the Factual & Lifestyle commissioning teams.

Reporting to VP of International Production Management you will work closely with Europe’s Head of Lifestyle Commissioning, and a team of executive producers, on productions from development through to TX. Responsible for managing a slate of lifestyle and factual entertainment commissions being produced you will partner independent producers across multiple territories (UK, Italy, Netherlands, Nordics, Russia) to help deliver outstanding and distinctive content

Key abilities should include:
• Extensive proven experience as a Production Manager in television production from development through to delivery
• Strong knowledge of production logistics, rights issues, talent negotiations and current industry standard practices. 
• Strong management, communication and interpersonal skills.