Production & Development Manager - Rethink Audio Ltd

  • APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED *

Part-time 3 days/week (negotiable). 12 Month contract (with possibility of extension to permanent part-time role).

£25-34k pro rata, based on experience

Location: Clerkenwell, London

Start date: early-mid June

Rethink Audio is an award-winning podcast production company that makes Happy Place, Page 94: The Private Eye Podcast, Homo Sapiens and The Modern Mann. We are an expanding company and looking for a Production & Development Manager to manage all aspects of business development and day-to-day administration.

This is not an audio production role and no production experience is required. Induction and training will be provided on all podcast-specific and finance elements of the job so an eagerness to learn is essential.

This role will involve:

* Identifying business opportunities and pitching for new work

* Being the first point of contact for new and existing clients

* Managing employee and freelancer availability for project and ongoing work output

* Supporting the back-end delivery of podcasts for clients, e.g. music licences, podcast

submissions, social media links

* Booking recording studios and arranging guest bookings from time to time

* Drawing up and reviewing contracts based on our templates

* Supporting the Director in reviewing company policies, risk assessments etc

* Maintaining financial records and issuing invoices

* Maintaining the company diary, managing staff/freelancer holiday cover

Essential Skills

* Friendly and approachable demeanour

* A successful track record in pitching for work in the creative sector

* Confident communicator: in person and by phone/email

* Independent, self-motivated; happy to work alone for periods of time

* Ability to work on concurrent projects with differing schedules, tracking time spent on projects

* A borderline unhealthy obsession with organisation and spreadsheets

* A quick learner: happy to be thrown new and different tasks every week

Desirable

* Basic graphic design and knowledge of Photoshop

* Experience of invoicing and budgeting

* Experience of HR and payroll

* Interest in supporting the creative industries

* Basic knowledge and an enjoyment of podcasts

Not Required

* University education

* Interest in making podcasts/getting into the media

* Accounts/financial training

Further information

* Please send a CV and covering letter to enquiries@rethinkaudio.com.

* The deadline for applications is Midday, Monday 22nd April.

* Interviews will be held on 24th, 26th, 29th & 30th April.