Television/Film/Video Producer

Television/Film/Video Producer Job in Pakistan
HumQadam TV , Pakistan

< 1 Year
60,000 - 80,000 PKR
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Jun 30, 2016
Last Date
Oct 31, 2020

Job Description

  • Raising funding;
  • Reading, researching and assessing ideas and finished scripts;
  • Commissioning writers or securing the rights to novels, plays or screenplays;
  • Building and developing a network of contacts;
  • Liaising and discussing projects with financial backers - projects can range from a small, corporate video costing 500 to a multimillion-pound-budget Hollywood feature film;
  • Using computer software packages for screenwriting, budgeting and scheduling;
  • Hiring key staff, including a director and a crew to shoot programmes, films or videos;
  • Controlling the budget and allocating resources;
  • Pulling together all the strands of creative and practical talent involved in the project to create a team;
  • Maintaining contemporary technical skills;
  • Organising shooting schedules - dependent on the type of producer and availability of support staff;
  • Troubleshooting;
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant regulations, codes of practice and health and safety laws;
  • Supervising the progress of the project from production to post production;
  • Holding regular meetings with the director to discuss characters and scenes;
  • Acting as a sounding board for the director;
  • Bringing the finished production in on budget.

Job Specification

  • Confidence in their own ability;
  • Strong communication and people skills;
  • Presentation and pitching skills;
  • Strong time and resource management skills;
  • Creative ability;
  • The ability to cope under pressure;
  • A strong head for figures;
  • Leadership skills.

Work experience

HumQadam TV

Broadcast Media - Islamabad, Pakistan
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