Electric Pictures is seeking a highly experienced Series Producer.

LOCATION: Perth, Western Australia

DURATION: Fulltime, open ended

DESCRIPTION: Electric Pictures is one of Australia’s most prolific producers of factual programming with 30 years’ experience in producing documentary films and returnable factual series in a range of genres.

We are currently seeking a Series Producer who has substantial experience in making factual programming for SVOD, cable and/or commercial free-to-air broadcasters.

The Series Producer will be responsible for overseeing and managing the creative process of a series from preproduction through to network delivery. As such, suitable candidates must have a proven track record in crafting factual programming, managing creative teams and supervising productions at all stages, in accordance with delivery schedules.

Suitable applicants will have experience in one or more of the following genres:

  • Character-Driven Series
  • Ob-Doc Series
  • Factual Entertainment Formats

Selection Criteria:

  • Previous series producer/showrunner credits in relevant genres.
  • Ability to conceive, enhance, refine and deliver entertaining genre specific dramatic storylines through pre-production, principal photography and post-production.
  • Advanced directing & writing skills.
  • Ability to supervise and direct principal photography as required.
  • Verifiable experience overseeing and directing edits through to delivery.
  • Highly developed management and motivational skills to lead a production team across all phases of production.
  • Proven track record in developing and managing on-screen cast and contributors.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and to meet deadlines.
  • Willingness to relocate to Perth, Western Australia (if currently residing elsewhere).
  • Overseas applicants will be considered if they are eligible for a work visa.

This position is based out of our head office in Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia. Assistance with relocation costs will be provided for successful applicants, on a case-by-case basis.

Applicants MUST be able to fully address the selection criteria and include examples of their Series Producing work.

If this sounds like you, please send a CV and covering letter, including references to:

employment@electricpictures.com.au

Closing date: Monday, 13th December 2021