Chief Entertainment
(Company Profile)

Senior TV Production Manager

Chief Entertainment are seeking a highly organised & effective Senior Production Manager to join our senior management team.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with one of Australia's leading TV and video production companies.

About Us

Chief Entertainment produces sport, entertainment, commercial and corporate video content for distribution on broadcast TV networks, Pay-TV, digital and social media platforms.

We are producers, editors, studio operators and creatives but we're not defined by our job titles. We are a passionate, collaborative team of diverse people who are innovative, dedicated and daring.

2018 sees an exciting year for Chief Entertainment's production teams and we are now seeking a highly organised and effective Senior Production Manager to join our senior management team.

The Role

Reporting to the Head of Broadcast Production, the Production Manager will be working alongside the production and operations teams.  Managing and reconciling TV production budgets, quote management, resource planning and production reporting are all important facets of the job.  

You will be based at Chief's state of the art production studios on Sydney's lower north shore.

Skills & experience required
  • Minimum 5+ years' TV production management experience is required.
  • Excellent financial and MS Office skills are a must for the creation and monitoring of TV production budgets.
  • Able to work as part of a team in conjunction with our producers, production coordinators and accounts team.
  • You will need extraordinary organisational and planning skills in handling production requirements in a cost effective manner including crewing, risk assessments, travel arrangements as well as administrative support.
  • The role demands social skills to communicate with all our clients, suppliers and in-house production teams.
This is a rare opportunity to grow your career into an important management position within a creative and dynamic environment in an exciting TV production company.

How to apply

If this opportunity excites you and you feel you can make a positive contribution, we would love to hear from you. 

Please forward your CV and cover letter via grapevinejobs.

Please note: only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position. Your visa or residency status may be checked.

NSW - Sydney


broadcast - TV / cable / sat. / IPTV