Senior Production Manager
Lovingston, VA 
Posted 30 days ago
Job Description
Job Description

About the Role

KraftHeinz is looking for a do it all Senior Production Manager to manage the day-to-day workflows within our internal Production team called "The Kitchen". This role will provide operational best practice in our internal team through timeline management, resource allocation, production management, freelance networking and overseeing the delivery of core projects.

The Senior Production Manager will lead our production team inclusive of our designers and content creator and will work closely with our communications, creative and broader brand teams to deliver on briefs into the production team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Resource allocation, scheduling & management of production & design departments.
  • Manage Studio bookings & ad hoc production requests.
  • Feasibility checks on creative concepts, fit for production.
  • Oversee & coordinate all shoots Kitchen productions including delivering to timeline- liaising with freelancers and broader agency ecosystem.
  • Ownership of PPM decks.
  • Lead team of 3 within our internal production group.
  • Financial management of all production budgets.

About You

  • Strong time management and communication skills with good attention to detail.
  • Experience with using basic production equipment - camera, LED lighting, backdrops, etc.
  • Ability to work independently and manage internal stakeholder timelines.
  • Knowledge of basic design principles and how to produce fit for format creative.

Benefits Program

  • Hybrid Working - Flexibility around when and where you work.
  • Pay for Performance - industry leading variable compensation offerings tied to company and individual performance on top of a competitive base salary package.
  • Parental Leave - 12 weeks paid parental leave for primary caregivers and up to 3 weeks for secondary care givers.
  • Leave Options - Purchased leave, volunteer leave and LiveWell leave programs to give you even more flexibility to plan your life and spend time on causes that matter.
  • Great Place to Work certification in Australia.
  • In House Training Programs
  • Corporate Discount Programs & Novated Leasing - Utilize a range of discount programs (gym membership, health insurance, banking) depending on location.

Kraft Heinz Australia & New Zealand is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces- promotes and values diversity and inclusion. Research shows that candidates from underrepresented backgrounds hesitate to apply for roles if they feel they don't meet 100% of the criteria. So- if this opportunity excites you and you think you have skills and experience that can add value (even if not specified)- please don't hesitate to apply!



Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes.

It is the continuing policy of The Kraft Heinz Company to afford full equal employment opportunity to qualified employees and applicants, regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental handicaps, military or veteran status, sexual preference, or any other protected condition or characteristic in conformity with all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations.
Final candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship. Exceptions requesting work visa sponsorship will be reviewed on a case to case basis.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
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