Chiswick, W4

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Producer

We are seeking an experienced Producer with script writing experience and a keen eye for detail. 


You must be highly creative and imaginative, and be able to work to strict deadlines, whilst prioritising a diverse workload.

ABOUT US

JML is the innovative consumer product company, the world’s foremost specialist in the promotion of products with video screens in retail stores and UK & Ireland’s biggest ‘as seen on TV’ business.


We develop our own brands and produce demonstration films and infomercials in house. With screen promotions in over 8,000 retail stores, a significant eCommerce presence and our own TV home shopping channel, we are an industry leading multi-channel business.


For further information about JML visit our website at www.JMLdirect.com.

 

OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Head of Production you will be responsible for re-versioning sales and promotional videos. You will be organising and managing the process from scripting, through edit, compliance and delivery.


Writing sales and promotional scripts is an essential part of this role including infomercials, retail sales videos and TVC’s. Previous demonstrable experience of writing scripts that sell is essential.


Strong organisational skills are key in this role. You will need to have the ability to multi-task whilst balancing competing priorities.

 

THE ROLE

Key Responsibilities:

  • Re-versioning infomercials, retail films and TVC’s manging the process through scripting, edit and delivery.
  • Review infomercial and retail films and ensure film and script is UK compliant.
  • Write CTA and offer build scripts in the JML style
  • Cut down existing retail films into punchy TVC scripts with a strong sales message.
  • Ensure all elements are ready for edit including overseeing the CTA graphic design.
  • Oversee the edit to ensure films meet JML style and standard.
  • Manage the edit including VO record, music, internal approvals and delivery.
  • Overseeing the re-versioning of infomercials for external media, working with Product Development to ensure timely testing and substantiation is carried out.
  • Ensuring scripts are Clearcast approved and that all steps in the compliance process are undertaken in a timely manner.
  • Update project spreadsheet and keep Head of Production informed on project progress.
  • Adhere to project deadlines.
  • Other ad hoc tasks required for the department.

 

EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS

To be successful in this role you will be interested in DRTV and have experience in writing for this market.   Experience within a creative environment is essential. 


The candidate will also be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • A creative writer who knows how to write scripts that sell for the JML audience.
  • Exceptional organisational skills with the ability to manage several projects at once.
  • Able to prioritise, plan and organise many different tasks and meet tight deadlines.
  • The ability to work independently and get on with the task in hand.
  • Have an interest in shopping telly and a passion for selling products.
  • Knowledge of ASA guidelines and experience of the Clearcast process.
  • Be a team player with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive attitude and outlook.
  • A friendly personality with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.

Details
  • Salary: £30k to £34k per annum depending on experience + Company Benefits

 

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