Production Head

Position overview
Title: Production Head
Location: Civic Studios (Mumbai, India)
Start-date: Immediate
Commitment type: Full time
Pay: Compensation commensurate with experience
Job Type: Full time

Role description

We are looking for an experienced and results-driven Production Head to lead the production
operations at CS. The Production Head will be responsible for overseeing the entire
process from pre-production to post-production, while managing resources, schedules,
and budgets. The ideal candidate should possess a deep understanding of film production,
strong leadership skills

The Production Head will be responsible for the following:

  • Developing detailed production plans, schedules, and budgets in collaboration with
    creative teams, aligning with project objectives
  • Coordinate and allocate production resources, including crew, equipment, locations,
    and transportation, optimizing efficiency and effectiveness
  • Monitor production budgets, track expenses, and make informed decisions to manage
    costs without compromising quality
  • Manage day-to-day operations on set, ensuring that production activities adhere to
  • Lead and motivate production teams, including technical crew, artisans, and support
    staff, to achieve project goals
  • Liaise with vendors, suppliers, and service providers to secure necessary equipment,
    props, costumes, and other production essentials
  • Collaborate with location scouts to identify suitable filming locations, obtain necessary
    permits, and manage logistics
  • Negotiate agreements, contracts, and licenses with vendors, service providers, and
    crew members\
  • Maintain clear communication with key stakeholders, including directors, producers,
    and clients, to provide updates and address concerns
  • Collaborate with post-production teams to ensure a smooth transition from shooting
    to editing and final deliver

Role requirements

  • 8 – 10years experience in production roles, including leadership and project management
  • In-depth knowledge of film production processes, including pre-production, shooting, and
    post-production stages
  • Strong organizational, multitasking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities, fostering collaboration among diverse
  • Proficiency in budgeting, financial management, and resource allocation
  • Leadership skills, with the ability to guide and motivate production teams
  • Strong decision-making skills and strategic thinking to balance creative and logistical

We actively encourage applicants from all backgrounds irrespective of gender, sexuality,
caste, class, ability, and ideology, and aim to provide a nourishing workspace for all.
All roles at Civic Studios require an interest in civic engagement and participative democracy.

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