Head of Production– Digital Storytelling, Pursuit Centre of Excellence, Consulting, London – Deloitte – London
The Head of Production is part of the Digital Storytelling team within the Pursuit Centre of Excellence and works in concert with the Head of Narrative, Video Lead and Junior Production Assistant to produce creative and compelling short form videos and multimedia assets to support differentiated Bid/Proposals for our largest and most strategic opportunities.
He/she will lead and execute the creative processes, content development, and production of all video and multimedia content for Pursuit Centre of Excellence supported opportunities across North and South Europe. The Head of Production is expected to bring exceptional creative abilities and technical skills. This role requires a highly organized person with significant experience managing and supervising on-set/off-site shooting, post-production editing, graphics animation and maintenance of digital assets. The candidate must be a creative thinker and problem-solver, skilled at bringing new ideas and opportunities for improvement in production processes.
This opportunity will require regular travel (domestic & international).
We encourage consideration of flexible ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients. If this opportunity is of interest to you with some flexibility, please do discuss with us.
In addition to the above the preferred candidate will have the following as part of their core skill sets:
Ability to strategically interface and brainstorm with senior partners regarding the visual display of information in the video genre; ability to grasp the substance of business issues being communicated and then re-articulate visual options that enhance/clarify audience understandingCreate compelling video deliverables to enhance subject matter understanding, connect with the audience on an emotional level thus drawing the viewer further into the content and distinguish the Deloitte in the marketplaceEnsure a creative yet consistent look and feel that adheres to, and supports, the Deloitte brand, visual identity, legal guidelines and messagingAbility to effectively guide pursuit teams and other pursuit management professionals on effective video presentation and style where applicableDemonstrate outstanding attention to detail and quality under challenging deadlinesWork effectively in diverse teams within an inclusive team culture where people are recognised for their contributionCoach on-camera talent (at all levels of an organization) with special emphasis on Executive Coaching for optimizing on-camera performance;Conduct and supervise all aspects of the video creation process from planning, to shooting through final electronic delivery to appropriate stakeholders.Storyboard, plan and facilitate studio and on-location video production, including planning, logistics, filming, editing, sound mixing, 2D/3D graphic design, animation and output compression;Have proven expertise in conducting in-depth, portrait-style interviews with C-Suite executive talent (in high pressure situations). Mastery in the client testimonial genre is a given.Work independently from start to finish;Work collaboratively with different Deloitte teams to come up with creative solutions;Hire and manage vendors (domestically & internationally);Supervise video post-production, including audio adjustment, sound scoring and colour correction;Maintain electronic, on-line database of program content for archival use.Managing diverse teams within an inclusive team culture where people are recognised for their contributionYour work, your choice
At Deloitte we believe the best impact is the value we add, not the hours we sit at our desk. We carefully consider agile ways of working, both formal and informal, that allow for the best impact for our people and our clients. Please speak to your recruiter about the working pattern that works best for you.
Location: London with occasional domestic and international travel
Work pattern: This is a permanent full time opportunity.
Our team members work a variety of agile working patterns. Tell us what arrangement works for you and we’ll try to accommodate.
Your professional experience
Substantial advanced video production experience ideally serving more than one professional services firm and across other, varied industries/geographies.Direct C-Suite executive coaching for video performance in a wide variety of industries. Ability to capture the same compelling content with employees and staff at all levels.Experience working in a Global Ad Agency directly supervising multiple Producer/Director teams across the globe is highly desired. Previous journalism experience with on-air experience is a plus.Thorough technical knowledge of video production (studio & field), filming techniques and equipment: Digital Cinema cameras, composition, shot blocking, lighting, multi-cam setups, advanced audio production, and media management (handling raw footage)Bachelor’s degree in video/film production or a related field is required.Supervisory experience where Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator are optimized for video use.Your profile:
Speed and agility; ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure, developing creative design within tight deadlines. Experience working with teams in a professional services or large matrixed organization a plus Excellent verbal and written communication skills Professional client service manner and ability to interact with all levels of management Demonstrated ability to manage complex projects and synthesize direction from many individuals Self-starter with strong work ethic and ability to manage own time and take initiative Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, with gravitas, confidence and credibility to engage with partners.Strong team player with a collegiate style who enjoys working, collaborating with all colleagues.Flexibility to meet peaks of work inherent in the cycle of a deal.It would be desirable, but not essential, to have professional services experience and insights, ideally having worked within a consulting or professional service organization.Your service line: Consulting
Our people and the way we work are the two things that set us apart in the consulting universe. For us, collaboration is fundamental to success, along with an unrivalled depth and breadth of expertise. We work closely with our clients and each other, at every stage of every project, solving our clients’ trickiest problems with a mix of knowledge, creativity and intellectual rigour. A hugely diverse range of clients rely on us to deliver the kind of change that adds genuine, lasting value to their business.
Regulation and controls are standard practice in our industry and Deloitte is no exception. These controls provide important legal protection for both you and the firm. We are subject to a number of audit regulations, one of which requires that certain colleagues abide by specific personal independence constraints. This can mean that you and your “Immediate Family Members” are not permitted to hold certain financial interests (shares, funds, bonds etc.) with audit clients of the firm. The recruitment team will provide further detail as you progress through the recruitment process.
Our Purpose & Strategy
To make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society – defines who we are and what we stand for. Our purpose provides the foundation for our strategy and our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services: this is not about size, it’s about being the first choice. The first choice for the largest and most influential clients, and the first choice for the best talent.
What do we do?
Deloitte offers global integrated professional services that include Audit & Assurance, Consulting, Financial Advisory, Legal, Risk Advisory and Tax Consulting. Our approach combines intellectual leadership, industrial expertise, insight, consulting & problem solving capabilities whatever the role, technology revolutions and innovation from multiple disciplines to help our clients excel anywhere in the world.
Beyond the UK: Deloitte North and South Europe
The UK is part of Deloitte North and South Europe (NSE), the second largest member firm in the Deloitte network. Deloitte NSE combines operations in Belgium, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Malta, the Netherlands, the Nordics (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden), Switzerland and the UK. Deloitte NSE brings together 2,500 partners and over 40,000 people, combining our unmatched breadth and depth of capabilities in audit and assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, and tax and legal across the region. Being part of Deloitte NSE supports our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services and will create more opportunity and growth for our people.
What do we value?
What brings us all together at Deloitte? It’s how we approach the thousands of decisions we make every day. How we behave, our beliefs and our attitudes. In other words: our values. Whatever we do, wherever we are in the world, we lead the way, serve with integrity, take care of each other, foster inclusion, and collaborate for maximum impact. These five shared values lead every decision we make and action we take, guiding us to deliver impact how and where it matters most.
Being a Leader at Deloitte
Cultural fit and purpose-led leadership is crucial for Deloitte. Our leaders always set the example and inspire their colleagues. They make quality time for people and take an interest in them. They know what matters to people – both inside and outside work – and value them as individuals; always finding opportunities to develop them while showing respect and appreciation.
We expect colleagues at all levels to embrace and live our purpose and our leadership culture by challenging themselves to identify issues that are most important for our clients, our people, and for society and make an impact that matters. We know leadership comes in all shapes and sizes, but our Leadership Charter helps all of our people understand what we’re looking for:
We live our purpose: we act as a role model, embracing and living our purpose and values, and recognising others for the impact they makeWe develop talent: we develop high-performing people and teams through challenging and meaningful opportunitiesWe drive performance: we deliver exceptional client service; maximise results and drive high performance from people while fostering collaboration across businesses and bordersWe believe positive influence can make an impact that matters: we influence clients, teams, and individuals positively, leading by example and establishing confident relationships with increasingly senior peopleWe move, together, towards a strategic direction: we understand key objectives for clients and Deloitte, aligning people to objectives and setting priorities and direction.WPFULL SLICSS SLCONS BAMKTG
Deloitte LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC303675 and its registered office at 1 New Street Square, London EC4A 3HQ, United Kingdom.Deloitte LLP is the United Kingdom affiliate of Deloitte NSE LLP, a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee (“DTTL”). DTTL and each of its member firms are legally separate and independent entities. DTTL and Deloitte NSE LLP do not provide services to clients. Please see www.deloitte.com/about to learn more about our global network of member firms.
© 2019 Deloitte LLP. All rights reserved.
Requisition code: 175248