Job Description

ASTUDIO, a one stop shop digital creative agency, is looking to employ a full time highly-experienced Senior Production Manager / Producer responsible for the operation of the video and photography production services.

You'll oversee the production process, coordinating all activities and shoots. You'll be involved in the pre-production (planning) stage, production (control and supervision) and post-production (supervision of the post-production team) stage. A large part of the job is dealing with people and resource management.

  • Manage all pre-production and oversee on-site production for video and photography clients
  • Plan and draw up production schedules and ensure delivery in a timely manner
  • Manage the work of post-production crew
  • Set the quality standards for suppliers; ensuring great quality within budget
  • Ensure project profitability by negotiating with suppliers & sourcing the best rates
  • Responsible for creating cost estimates for upcoming projects and pitches
  • Anticipate and respond to client needs and requests
  • Supervise additional staff during video and photography production
  • Organize the repair of any damaged equipment if required
  • Identify best practices for video and photography and evolve daily operations as necessary
  • Oversee the collection of all produced material to ensure all media is archived appropriately and can be readily obtained
  • Min 5 years of the proven experience on the similar role in UAE
  • Experience in Fashion or Leisure production is a big plus
  • Planning and organization skills to be able run and monitor the production process
  • The ability to act decisively and solve staff and equipment-related problems
  • The capacity to grasp complex concepts easily
  • Attention to detail to ensure high levels of quality
  • The ability to communicate clearly and persuasively with the team
  • Strong negotiation skills for getting materials within budget at the right time
  • The ability to work under pressure and multitask
  • Leadership skills and the ability to motivate others to meet deadlines
  • A results-driven approach to work
  • The ability to work in a logical, systematic manner
  • Ability to work extra hours, or/ and on weekends if it is required for the production operation
  • Knowledge of shooting and editing videos
  • Demonstrated skill with video editing software platforms, specifically proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Extensive knowledge of video and photography production equipment
  • Excellent organization, planning, and communication skills
  • A collaborative mindset and ability to work with varying and changing needs
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work nights, weekends, and potentially holidays as required

Key skill Required

  • Production Engineer


  • Senior Project leader

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