A Senior Producer in Business Transformation leads large interactive projects and is responsible for their success. At R/GA, success is defined not only as on time and on budget, but meeting client business requirements in a way that demonstrates creativity. A Senior Producer manages not only creative and development project teams, but other producers supporting specific projects.
Lead discovery process on large engagements and accurately scope projects, defining project requirements and success metrics
Manage multi-million dollar projects or multiple projects that total over a million dollars.
Serve as the main client interface on projects, clarify strategic requirements, explain complex ideas clearly, and manage expectations
Oversee multiple producers and interdisciplinary project teams as large as 15 people
Lead and inspire teams by communicating a vision for the project as well as involving people at the optimal levels for project success and overall account utilization
Lead meetings with senior clients, ensure that they meet the stated objectives and stay on agenda
Ensure all deliverables are of the highest quality
Work in an independent fashion, solve problems, make decisions, and communicate effectively in difficult situations
Be a passionate about delivering the best creative, but find ways of producing it that does not jeopardize schedule and budget
Play a dual role of client advocate and R/GA team advocate
Assist in training of producers and associate producers on R/GA methodology and PM skills
Participate in the development of new business
Knowledge / Experience / Ability
Prior experience as a interactive producer or directly related experience
Demonstrated experience running large engagements
Effective presentation and communication skills as evidenced by ability to develop presentations and speak to large audiences including senior level clients.
Excellent negotiation skills, including Statement of Work
Experience scoping large engagement, with development of project plans in MS Project Management of projects that exceed $1MM in budget that met with business requirements and were on schedule and budget
Familiarity with various project types, including: web sites, online advertising, campaigns, kiosks, mobile, signage, brand, and consulting.
Strong knowledge of web development technologies. Knowledge of quality assurance process is required.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent required. PMI certification a plus.