|Location: Surrey, England||Salary: negotiable|
|Sector: IT & Telecoms||Type: Permanent|
|Contact: Mark Crorkin||Job Published: 11 days ago|
Audio Production Manager - Surrey
Our client a major game Developer is keen to speak to Audio Production Managers with a minimum of 5 years of experience in production or management roles within film, TV or games, with direct responsibility for creative teams of 20 or more. You should also have experience managing relationships with and delivery by external partners.
You should also be able to demonstrate a good understanding of, and enthusiasm for, the process and requirements of audio design and production.
It is a key part of the role that the Audio Production Manager inspires and motivates a diverse team of Audio Designers, internally and externally, to achieve the best possible results.
Completing and validating estimates for the work to be done based on the Design Specification, Tools and Production Methods
Advising on the 'make or buy' production decisions for Audio
Supporting the information flow between the internal team and appropriate Development Partners, including the briefing of those partners, and effective delivery and integration of the work done outside of the internal team
Managing relationships with external development partners to produce work to the highest standard expected by the business
Liaise with partners to solve issues and communicate needs with strong project planning
Maintaining appropriate internal staffing levels and external partner capacity to meet the forecast production needs of the series
Planning and prioritisation of work to best meet the needs of the Game Teams
Accurate reporting of actual and forecast costs and effort to enable the Studio to support with appropriate resources
Managing the morale, motivation, and performance of the Audio Team including the Lead Audio Designers and, through those Leads, the performance, development and wellbeing of the 10 or more staff members within that team
Improving pipelines, methods and the appropriate use of skills within the team to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Audio Production
Supporting the Game Teams, Production Integration Team, and the Presentation Team with resource requests where practical
Fanatical about details
Good knowledge of or experience in audio design or production
Familiarity with a variety of project management and bug tracking software (e.g. Jira, DevTrack, etc.)
In-depth knowledge of Excel
Passion for gaming
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