Job Vacancy | Director of Production at Brown Bag Films

Application deadline: 11 May

Summary of the Role
Working in a busy creative environment, the Director of Production is responsible for managing the day to day operations of a multiple long form animation production department. Reporting to the VP of Production (EUR) the role involves managing Production teams.

Key Areas of responsibility

  • Reporting to the VP of Production, this role will oversee and manage the day to day operations of a TV Production department with more than 5 long long form series in production at any given time.
  • Lead, mentor and develop Senior Producers including managing their performance, one to one’s and developing talent.
  • With the Producers ensure the Production teams are resourced correctly to manage multiple productions.
  • With the Producers, Resources manager and Head of CG, maintain knowledge of current and upcoming projects, staff skills base, previous experience, preferences and
  • development needs to ensure appropriate allocation of staff resources to specific projects.
  • Responsibility for coordinating and producing production schedules and production budgets on upcoming productions
  • Responsibility for collating and communicating weekly and monthly project updates to management
  • Coordinate with Finance teams on project cost reporting and communication updates to management
  • Responsible for maintaining client relationships


  • 3+ years in a senior management position ideally managing managers, strong leadership and people management skills
  • High level of competence in making well founded decision in a high pressure environment
  • The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and will be skilled at managing upwards and downwards.
  • Producer credit on 3 or more series with experience in managing long form animation productions.
  • Excellent understanding of a 3D computer animation Pipeline
  • Experience in preparing budgets and schedules is essential
  • High level competence in financial literacy a key advantage
  • Negotiating skills are an advantage as experience in dealing with international broadcast networks

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