Junior Producer / Project Coordinator, London

https://careers.toaster.co/jobs/RzjUtSyxzgYP/junior-producer-project-coordinator

Job Summary
As a Junior Producer / Project Coordinator at Toaster EMEA, you will have exemplary communication skills, be confident, meticulous, and resourceful, and work closely with the production and creative teams to ensure all creative work moves smoothly through the studio. You will work closely with all departments across the agency to keep projects on track and clients happy!

Reporting to the Head of Production, you will support the producers as they collaborate with the creatives and partner with the clients to produce our very best work. You are a natural people person. Working with and supporting the EMEA team, you will aid the development and strengthen client relationships with confidence and authority.

No two days will be the same; one day, you could be helping to brief a creative team; the next day, researching a production partner, and the next day working on a post for the Toaster social channels. At Toaster, we don’t work in silos, and the production team is at the very heart of the agency.

We’re a dynamic, growing agency, and as a core member of that team, you will have the opportunity to work across a thriving, diverse team and get involved wherever you’re needed!

What you’ll be doing

  • Support the producers as they manage a wide range of globally integrated campaigns with various deliverables, ranging from (but not limited to) video, animation, branding, print, social content and websites.
  • Work with the producers to help create and manage project-level documentation, scopes of work/change requests / detailed project timelines.
  • Attend weekly resource meetings and flag resource needs as required, working with the Head of Production and producers to identify the best team casting for each project.
  • Under the guidance of the Head of Production and the People team, complete all freelancer request paperwork.
  • Maintain the Toaster Creative freelance directory, adding to it as required.
  • Ensure client invoices are uploaded/submitted as required, working closely with the Toaster finance team.
  • Attend client meetings, creating detailed contact reports to be circulated to client and Toaster teams.
  • Develop good working relationships with clients and help with their daily requests as required.
  • Work closely with the production team to ensure projects are logged and recorded correctly and in real-time on our resource management platform, Float.
  • Ensure the project Google Drive is maintained, and processes are adhered to.
  • Support the Production team in researching clients, production partners and third parties.

What you’re like

  • A self starter with a willingness to learn and take direction
  • Works well both in a team environment and independently
  • Well organised and excellent attention to detail
  • Great at problem solving
  • Professional in approach and comfortable liaising with clients
  • Ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects concurrently when necessary
  • A desire for continued growth and personal development
  • Uphold’s clear communication with other departments
  • Comfortable working under pressure

What you’ll bring

  • Beneficial to have experience working as a Junior Producer / Project Coordinator at startups, creative agencies or in-house teams - communications/marketing/production preferred or currently working as a PA and looking to move into a creative production role
  • Ideally an understanding of the project lifecycle ranging from client brief through strategy, creative, design, copywriting, asset creation, production, execution and delivery
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Interest in creative and digital technology
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt

Benefits

  • 25 days annual leave
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Training budget
  • Eye tests
  • Wellness Support - Plumm
  • Core hours

The Agency
Unleash your creativity at Toaster, the award-winning agency that's shaking things up across the globe.

Born in London, we've spread our wings to San Francisco and New Delhi, collaborating with industry giants like Google, Samsung, and YouTube for over a decade.

But we're not just about big names. We're passionate about building a team that reflects the vibrant diversity of the world. We believe different perspectives spark better ideas, leading to groundbreaking work and exceptional results.

So, if you're ready to be yourself and push boundaries, we want to hear from you! We welcome applicants of all backgrounds and encourage you to bring your unique talents. If you need any adjustments during the process, don't hesitate to contact our friendly People team.

Salary
Up to £35,000 DOE