Back Roads Entertainment is an Austin based Television Production Company that develops, sells andproduces across all unscripted genres, both domestically and internationally. Led by Colby Gaines, BackRoads is known best for series including the hit variety format 50 Central (BET) starring music icon, actorand entrepreneur 50 Cent, Big Bad BBQ Brawl (Cooking), Joking Off (MTV), [...]
Back Roads Entertainment is an Austin based Television Production Company that develops, sells and produces across all unscripted genres, both domestically and internationally. Led by Colby Gaines, Back Roads is known best for series including the hit variety format 50 Central (BET) starring music icon, actor and entrepreneur 50 Cent, Big Bad BBQ Brawl (Cooking), Joking Off (MTV), Lake Life (DIY) and Culinary Beats (Yahoo) among many more.
The VP of Production will be a self-motivated Supervisor for BRE’s production and business efforts, and report directly to Colby Gaines. Duties and Responsibilities include;
Creating and negotiating all production budgets and schedules. Candidates should be proficient
in Movie Magic software and have previous experience budgeting, scheduling and successfully
producing content for multiple Networks.
Managing all Corporate and Development Costs with an ‘owner mentality’, running an annual
budget and real time tracker for both. Working closely with Accounting.
Effectively recruit and manage production teams. Candidates should have an existing network of
crew, production staff and vendors along with experience managing and supporting teams in
the office and in the field.
Accurately cost report both internally and externally to Networks and Business Partners,monitoring and detailing any variances. Attention to detail is a requirement for this position.
Analytical skills and experience are beneficial.
Oversee Business Operations and Company Cash Flow.
Ensuring all legal compliance is adhered to, whether it be for Corporate staffing and vendors or
Production talent/crew and Network deliverables. Experience liaising with external legal teams,agents and contracts is required for this position.
Adapt quickly and efficiently to changes in production schedules
Back Roads Entertainment are seeking a candidate who has held a similar position in Production Management at a senior level either at a production company or Network.
Applicants should send resume and covering letter to Samantha Jackson – firstname.lastname@example.org