• Director of Production

    Job Locations US-OH-Columbus
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(12/1/2018 12:12 PM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    CIVITAS is seeking a Director of Production with a proven track record in producing experiential marketing campaigns. You have a demonstrated history of managing a team at all levels. The role will be well versed in the costs of materials and labor and familiar with costing out projects and replying to RFPs. The right candidate is a master at generating airtight estimates and holding vendors and partners accountable for quotes and deliverables. Once a creative concept is approved, they are the point person tracking every detail from timelines and milestones to logistics like storage, transport and delivery. Their goal is to make the creative assets come to life on time, on budget and within scope.


    This role is to direct the creative production of assets. They should have a network of proven fabrication vendors that can be relied upon as trusted partners. They should have a track record of taking a wide range of creative projects from concept to execution.


    • Must be familiar with the world of fabrication, dynamic displays, and interactive technology.
    • Ingesting and executing proposals and bids associated with incoming RFP’s and
      collaborating on bids with the new business team
    • Creating quick renders of concepts for new business proposals
    • Overseeing the Design & Draft teams to review and validate production drawings
    • Working with the Producer to create fabrication timelines, budgets and resource plans
    • Assist with procuring new talent and expanding STP’s roster of freelancers
    • Order and tracking materials for projects
    • Design and Production Quality Control
    • Manage and lead the staff and freelance
    • Play a key role is supporting implementing the vision and strategy of the production team as a whole
    • Support and lead key strategic and tactical initiatives with the agency
    • Assess project needs and create production approaches specific to each job
    • Works with internal IT team for monitoring production, tools, software and computer priorities
    • Has a good business acumen and an ability to balance financial responsibilities within company expectations


    • 7+ years proven experience directing projects
    • Proficient at defining approach and budget for a variety of projects
    • Experience with project management software e.g. Trello, Harvest, Smartsheets, Google Docs
    • Great communication and problem-solving skills and an innate ability to inspire and
      motivate teams
    • Is calm under pressure, resourceful and a creative problem solver, used to working with strict deadlines and on own initiative.
    • Someone who is more proactive and less reactive.
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
    • Avid & Adobe Creative Suite experience a must


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