This role will involve project managing a broad range of projects from film and animated content to interactive software. You will be responsible for developing long-term relationships with our clients including major international developers, architects, cultural institutions, visitor attractions and green tech companies. The producer will be responsible for delivering large and small scale projects according to brief, timelines and budget managing both creative and technical teams in house and externally. We’re particularly looking for someone with experience managing CG film work with experience of large scale architectural projects, a big bonus alongside an understanding of the 3DSMax and Realtime pipelines.
Establishes strong team and client relations, acts as the central point of contact for designated projects, guiding and influencing delivery strategy and maintaining clear and consistent communication
Facilitating and leading client meetings, team meetings, and production reviews to guide and manage production progress
Responsible for project budgets between £20k and £2m+, flagging concerns and pursuing solutions
Assembles and plans working schedules and resources in line with key dates; actively monitoring productivity and quality of output daily, ensuring production and delivery milestones are met
Regularly updates and manages projects via Squint Opera’s online production tools including G-docs, F-track and Smartsheets
Plans studio and location shoots in the UK and internationally including crewing, kit hire, location permissions, talent bookings and scheduling
Attends meetings, workshops and shoots internationally where required
Contract and manage contractors and external collaborators based in the UK and overseas
Creation of quotes and negotiating client contracts for projects where required
Guardian of project scope, working with clients and project teams to create deliverables in line with the contractual agreement
Leadership and Management
Inspires a high performance culture on projects and communicates a clear sense of direction and expectations clearly
Leads a range of complex and fast-paced projects and remains organised and calm and in control under pressure
Motivates internal and external teams, balancing the needs of creative staff and project requirements
Flexible, can-do attitude. Adapts quickly and well to changing priorities
Manages and inputs on decisions which have a substantial impact on the achievement of production objectives. Carefully considers the effect on quality of output
Sets standards of behaviour and acts as a leader and role model
Is passionate about film, creative and digital content creation
Strikes the balance between creative and practical thinking
Manages client relationships and ensures expectations are managed and met
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Approachable, flexible, adapts well to changing priorities
Excellent at planning, organising and carrying out objectives
Calm and in control when under pressure or in difficult situations
Ability to make things happen, perseverance
Friendly, able to present yourself well with clients and colleagues
Demonstrable experience (3-5 years) within a relevant agency/production environment particularly with CG production
Experience managing complex and high profile projects
Experience managing diverse and creative artist teams
Experience managing large project budgets
Experience with project management tools / software
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Organised and efficient
Experience with Google docs
Advanced Microsoft Office suite
Degree qualified in a relevant field
Experience managing digital teams and an understanding of software development
Experience organising large scale shoots in the UK and internationally
Understanding of the architecture and developer market
Familiarity with F-Track
Familiarity with Smartsheets
Indesign and Photoshop skills
09.30 - 18.00 Mon - Friday
We want to create a positive impact on a global scale. And to do that we know that the people at Squint Opera have to reflect all global lives and identities.
We work flexible hours, we support remote working, and if that doesn’t quite work, we will definitely listen to what will. We’re striving to create a place where all feel valued and welcome — and would love to hear how we could do that for you.
No matter what your background, identity, or even if your experience doesn’t exactly match but you think you could still be successful in this role — we’d love to hear from you!
Please apply with a CV and cover letter including why you want to work at Squint to: email@example.com
In the subject line please include your full name and the role you are applying for and salary expectations.
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