Careers

Producer General

Position Summary

Savage producers, whether digital, video or print, understand that great communications live and die in execution. They wake up every morning ready to ensure great concepts scope or specification full circle to a defined, purposeful communications deliverable. They are masters at bringing order to chaos and understand that teamwork, communication and managing expectation is their trifecta for success. The most accomplished producers are effective communicators and organizers who can eliminate obstacles, maintain realistic views of complex initiatives and manage the multiple processes involved.

Responsibilities

    • Maintain a subject matter expert-level aptitude within their specific discipline (digital, video or print). They may have design skills or creative experience that parallel their expertise which allow them to pinch-hit if necessary.
    • Producers require in-depth knowledge and compliance of agency processes, capabilities and resources.
    • Producers are accountable for effective execution and delivery of creative:
      • accurate and appropriate scoping of time and resource requirement
      • internal schedule development and timely delivery of work to scope and budget
      • driving production and time management of projects
      • cost-based estimating and purchase orders
      • internal and external status communication
      • gross margin and profitability
  • Effectively interface and collaborate with vendors, creative and account service team members to help them navigate and manage key milestones to budget. A producer provides their unique guidance and perspective to constantly align project goals. Limited client interaction may be required.
  • Producers are members of the Creative team and report to the Creative Director.

Education/Experience

  • 3-5 years in comparable or related role
  • BA degree in related discipline
  • Demonstrated project management expertise, project management certification a plus

Software Skills

  • Cross-platform expertise MAC and PC
  • Microsoft proficiency
  • Adobe CC working knowledge
  • Fluency of deliverable formats specific to discipline

Other Abilities

  • Dedication to quality, detail and deadline
  • Problem-solver who is process-oriented
  • Collaborative and team-oriented
  • A passion for implementing communications

Computer Skills

  • High proficiency of the Microsoft Office.
  • Experienced in a Creative Project Management platform,
    Workamajig (WMJ) experience preferred
  • Adobe CC working knowledge
  • Ability to work on MAC and PC (cross platform)
  • Fluent in a variety of deliverable formats

Key Characteristics

  • Cool under pressure
  • Humorous is a plus
  • Passion for technology
  • Creative nature
  • Super-organized
  • Highly motivated
  • Detail-oriented
  • Self-starter
  • Problem-solver
  • Team Player
  • Resourceful

Want to be a Savage? Please submit resumes to resumes@savagebrands.com. For creative and strategy roles, be sure to include a link to, or attachment with, current samples.