Head of Video Production (Digital)

  • Location: Greater London
  • Salary:
  • Contract: Permanent


An excellent opportunity has arisen for a talented Senior Video Production Professional (within a Digital environment) to work at one of the UK's biggest and most respected Media Entertainment Broadcasters.

Reporting to the Director of Digital and Video, the Head of Video Production will lead and inspire a team of 6 editorial video heads and 3 commercial.

The successful candidate will grow and evolve the video strategy, and build upon the ever progressing video department within this well renowned Entertainment company.

This is a brilliant opportunity for a Senior Digital and Video Content Producer or current Head of Video in a Digital environment to move to an excellent company who are leaders in online entertainment video.

Specific responsibilities will include:
Overseeing and leading all video production across the company brands
Line Management of producers and editors
Leadership and production of diverse video content including:
live studio interviews and set pieces
Green screen interviews
Live events
Pro-active/reactive topical editorial content
Curation of viral content and meme creation
Sponsored/co-branded commercial content
Evergreen editorial content
Facebook live broadcasts
Manage and respond to all incoming briefs from stakeholders
Manage and optimise production and shooting timetable
Ensure all projects are delivered on time and within budget
Manage department budgets and all costs
Contribute to planning and execution of key multicam events
Ensure all commercial content is brand appropriate and maintains editorial integrity
Work alongside marketing to ensure a consistent and agreed look and feel for each brands video content
Drive the video agenda, celebrate success and evangelise internally and externally
Act as the guardian of the video resource, ensure ROI and quality from all projects undertaken
Creative vision - set the standard for video creative vision and strategy within the team.


Requirements for the successful candidate include:
A leader who will inspire, motivate and optimise the performance of the video team
Extensive experience producing video within/for a digital publishing business
Track record of inspiring teams to create and deliver exceptionally engaging video content strategies
Ability to appraise current work flows and skills and drive performance improvements
Self-motivated, proactive and operationally strong
Delivery focused and goal orientated
Excellent understanding of different video strategies required for each social platform
Hard working, passionate and dedicated
High attention to detail
Open, honest and approachable working style
Highly collaborative, resilient and open minded
Infectious passion for content and video
Digital first mentality, with a good understanding of data and metrics
Ability to multitask and work under pressure
Ability to gracefully handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
Excellent communication skills including concise and clear explanations
Ability to liaise with all levels of stakeholder.
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For more details contact: Soraya Asgari



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