Firstly, why us…

If you ever wanted to work with the likes of Pokemon, NBC Universal, McDonald's, Amazon and a whole list of other household name clients and deliver impactful work that directly impacts their business? Then this might be the place for you.

At KI, we partner with the very best global (and local) businesses spanning start-ups to market leaders, to build their family-focused brands into world beaters. 

We proudly celebrate our 20th anniversary this year as an independent agency that is committed to the business's core values, which centre around our team and the audience we create for.

Our company is growing very rapidly, and it is an incredibly exciting time - really, really. And that's why we need to bolster our multi-award-winning team with a Creative Producer to be a significant part of our future.

We need someone permanently, but if you're an excellent freelancer, then don't be shy of reading on.

Overview

We are looking for an exceptionally senior creative producer to join our team on a contract to help us deliver international AV content for a global brand. Someone who is organised that can bring energy, fresh ideas and exprience to a fast-paced, tight turnaround production team.

As a Senior Creative Producer in the Creative and Production team, you'll lead the line on bringing campaigns, activations, digital projects, content, live shows and more to life. Working with the Creative Director, in-house team and supporting production studios, you'll be at the heart of some of our most exciting work for kids and families.

With you at the helm, there's never a question about delivering the set creative vision on time or within budget, too.

You will report to the Creative Director.

You will be responsible for 

  • Managing an end-to-end marketing project from concept to final delivery up to a value of $500k. 
  • Managing all aspects of daily operations on AV projects, including development, production, budgeting/scheduling, editorial supervision, and scheduling facilities.
  • Work closely with the Creative Director, director and production agencies to deliver the creative vision at the highest quality.
  • Ensure ideas are realistic and achievable, and relentlessly work to find the best delivery solution within time and budget.
  • Drive creative production, project scope, assessing risk, delivering project documentation, developing estimates and project plans and ensuring smooth execution for all clients.
  • Work with the accounts team and Resource Managers to ensure projects are resourced accurately and the budget is in place to backfill where needed
  • Support the accounts team and clients and manage their needs and expectations.
  • Coordinating daily status meeting with the project team leads

About You:

  • 5 years+ AV experience working within a top creative agency or digital communications agency with AV Production experience.
  • Have experience producing international video content and video advertisement
  • Constantly looking to innovate in an ever-changing industry, you will need to always have a fantastic can-do attitude and constantly be willing to adapt as we deliver new types of projects and services to our clients.
  • Self-starter who can make it happen.
  • Strong organisational skills are essential
  • Experience in managing production partners and suppliers 
  • Commercially astute
  • Excellent written and verbal communication - especially in the use of communication and management tools.
  • Great communicator - able to form and maintain relationships internally and externally.
  • Experience in managing projects between 5k-500k
  • Can be calm under pressure
  • Passion for creative, and AV production

Added Bonus:

  • Strong copywriting skills
  • Ability to use Adobe tools
  • Passion for gaming and anime culture
  • Knowledgeable in AV/digital/social media marketing 

What's in it for you?

We think we're about as competitive as it gets in our world, and we're committed to doing all we can to make work the very best experience for everyone.

  • Hybrid, flexible working
  • Subsidised food and drink, free lunch Fridays, office beer fridge, office socials
  • Commitment to a healthy work-life balance
  • Close-knit team - that takes pride in supporting each other and creating beautiful work through collaboration
  • The work - working with children and family audiences inspires a lot of innovation and is inherently playful. Our clients deliver strong business results, but will also not shy away from having happiness, magic, or justice as part of their mission statement
  • Help deliver AV content for one of the most valuable global media franchise

This is a full-time freelance role; usual working hours are Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5:30 pm, with an unpaid hour for lunch. Working from home on Mondays and Fridays and in the office at  Borough, London Bridge, SE1 4YH the rest of the week.

We seek to recruit people with a good combination of talent, skills and potential, promoting equality for all, and welcome applications from a wide range of candidates. We select candidates for interview based on their skills, qualifications, experience and commitment to the values and purposes of Kids Industries.

Application Process: Please apply with your CV and a personal statement, giving an indication of your current remuneration and explaining your suitability for the role.

A LITTLE ABOUT US:

Kids Industries (KI) was the very first agency to specialise in the family market and is recognised as the leading global Research, Strategy and Creative Agency in the sector - focusing exclusively on the most exciting, engaging and imaginative audience segment.

Our vision is to make every family smile more. This means putting the family first in everything we do. We consistently deliver the Strategic and Creative expertise that makes fulfilling life experiences for children and families right around the world.

We're a dedicated team of researchers, marketers, designers, developers, strategists, geeks, and psychologists all pulling together to make new things for the family every single day. We work globally with current projects live in 12 countries. Our clients come from all sectors - FMCG, Entertainment, Edtech, Non-Profit, Travel & Leisure, Gaming and Toys and there's probably not a children's character you can think of that we've not played a part in. We've built global websites, no1. apps, award-winning hotels for the family, developed new TV stations, created new cereals, designed the interior of cruise ships, planned theme parks, launched new products and researched just about everything under the sun. We want to create award-winning work, but we also want to make sure everyone has a nice time whilst we do it, so you'll find us working just as hard on our culture and our values, as we do on our projects.

Please email CVs / applications to gigs@kidsindustries.com 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE.