Head of Production

New Island is looking for a personable and organized Head of Production to lead the operations of the company. Day-to-day, this person will manage production teams and well as editors while keeping all client projects on-time and under-budget. At a high-level, they will help foster new client relationships as well as maintain current ones. The ideal candidate will not only bring the operational skills needed for this position, but also a killer network in the media space to help continue to grow the New Island brand and reach.

Responsibilities (high level)

  • Overseeing entire production process from storyboarding to delivery

  • Networking / developing new potential client relationships

  • Interfacing with existing clients

Responsibilities (day to day)

  • Responding to RFPs

  • Creating cost estimates 

  • Scheduling productions

  • Booking production crews

  • Location scouting 

  • Managing productions

  • Managing editor’s time

  • Keeping production under budget 

  • Managing necessary change orders

  • Equipment Rentals 

  • Invoicing