Studio Manager (Leeds)
Studio Manager - Leeds - £30-35k
Photographic studio, based in Leeds is looking for a Studio Manager to run the studio, dealing with traffic, resource and quality control.
Reporting into the Production Lead, you will be responsible for managing full-time and freelance photographers, stylists, sample handlers and set builders. You will maintain a safe and orderly studio environment, with a high level of process and organization. You will act as quality control for the standard of project planning, photographic and set build briefs given by the producers, making sure resource planning and scheduling is highly organized and efficient. You will run daily production meetings to ensure all staff are informed of the jobs in the studio, their status, progress against plan and the future workload. You will allocate photographers, stylists, set builders and illustrators to projects, also allocating studio space to maximize efficiency.
You will be an experienced manager from a studio, traffic or production management background. You will be used to dealing with photographers and other creative resource and be highly organized. You will be used to dealing with freelancers and managing cost control, while being able to demonstrate excellent project management skills. Agency-side candidates are preferred.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a very well-respected studio, working on some very exciting projects for big brands across the retail and FMCG sectors.