Film Producer

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Job Title: Film Producer

Department: Dazed Studio / Production

Reporting to: Head of Production

About Us:

Dazed Media is the world’s leading independent fashion and culture media brand.

Thirty years ago Jefferson Hack and Rankin Waddell set up a magazine that would become a

movement: Dazed & Confused. The title became a lightning rod for cultural provocation – radically

reframing international style culture. Today, we are an agenda-setting publishing powerhouse and

the most efficient way to reach the world’s most influential audiences.

Dazed Media powers an ever-evolving network of premium digital channels and iconic print titles

including Dazed, AnOther and Another Man

The company also encompasses a pioneering creative studio, award-winning video production,

exclusive events, industry-leading talent network and efficient third-party distribution. Dazed Studio

specialises in fashion, luxury and lifestyle communications. We partner with the world’s most

ambitious brands and agencies to create brave, pioneering ideas for a global influencer

community.

Select clients: Alexander McQueen, Apple, Beats by Dre, Belstaff, Burberry, Chanel, Channel 4,

Converse, Diesel, Google, Gucci, Liberty, LVMH, Mercedes-Benz, Miu, Miu, Nike, Ray-Ban,

Samsung, Sonos, Swarovski, YouTube Music.

 

Role Summary

The Film Producer works under the supervision of the Head of Production and with the various

creative and production teams across Dazed Media to help oversee and coordinate our varied

international slate of partnership and commercial projects as well as in-house commissions.

You will be responsible for overseeing our videos from a production perspective from ideation to

delivery with a keen eye on budgets and schedules. You will be based in the Dazed Media office,

but act as a primary contact and support for external production companies as well as liaise with

clients and partners.

You should have a background in or knowledge of production and be able work alone as well as be

a key member of a small team. You will be able to work across multiple concurrent projects of

varying size and complexity.

 

Duties, Responsibilities & Deliverables

Leadership:

● Support the Head of Production in terms of driving the production agenda across the

business

Production:

● Co-ordinate any pre-production meetings as required and ensure deadlines are adhered to

● Development and management of production and post production logistics

● Manage production teams and suppliers

● Understanding of basic video production contracts

● Review and optimise workflow to improve efficiency

 

Budget:

● Prepare and oversee detailed production budgets with the Head of Production; oversee

budget reconciliation

● Coordinate detailed documentation of all quotes and costings

● Be commercially minded and help maximise profitability on each project

● Work with the finance team to ensure projects are managed efficiently

H&S (Health & Safety):

● Understanding of Health & Safety Management Systems and policies

 

Desired Skills & Experience:

● A collaborative individual who is able to bring solutions

● Must have experience in a production agency environment or production company,

hold strong project management and budgeting skills

● Passionate about Dazed Group

● Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

● Be self-starting and positive

● Excellent attention to detail

● Organised and meticulous with detail and able to juggle numerous tasks

● Experience of negotiation useful

● Must be comfortable being client facing

 

These duties and responsibilities are indicative and not exhaustive but serve to give a realistic overview of the role and requirements.

The company reserves the right to change this role description in response to the changing needs of the business.

At Dazed Media we promote a working environment in which diversity is recognised, valued and encouraged. We acknowledge the

multicultural and diverse nature of the UK workforce and society in general. We are committed to principles of fairness and mutual

respect. We particularly welcome applicants from those who are significantly underrepresented in our sector.

 

To apply please email jobs@dazedmedia.com with "Film Producer" at the title stating your notice period/availability and salary expectations.