Centerline is a content marketing agency with a passion for resolving complex communications challenges with strategic and creative digital content.
The Creative Producer leads the production of complex multi-channel projects, and is ultimately responsible for the delivery of high quality solutions that exceed client satisfaction, meet business requirements, and balance client and agency budgets. As part of the agency operations team, this role works closely with the client services, strategy, and creative teams to establish priorities, outline deliverables, and manage the successful completion of all assigned projects.
Candidates must have proven record of success in a fast-paced environment and understand the uniquely creative nature of the work we are known for. Past experience managing relationships with clients, vendors, and artists is required.
Provide oversight for various projects and be an expert in at least one channel (motion/video or design) while understanding other mediums in order to be a strategic problem solver.
Create and oversee project plans and estimates for all assigned projects that define tasks, dependencies, priorities and key milestones for all stakeholders and assigned resources.
Collaborate and partner with account teams and creative leads to assess client needs and deploy the necessary resources on a per-project basis.
Provide oversight for studio and freelance resources including the daily schedules and allocation of team resources, connecting the best resource for the creative and ensuring resources are properly allocated and utilized against prioritized projects.
Use our agency management system for: creating and maintaining project schedules, OOP estimates, resource allocation, checking for quality control, and keeping internal teams on-task to meet schedules.
Manage workflow and process (both among internal team departments and between our team and our external partners), identifying potential project risks, schedule changes, and roadblocks, and communicating implications and recommended solutions.
Lead procurement efforts to identify, vet and manage creative partners and contract talent.
Responsible for the cost management across portfolio of projects. Provides accurate and realistic cost-to-complete estimates and forecasts for assigned projects.
Keeps team informed of changes. Communicates clearly and frequently. Leads team communication plan; monitors and adjusts as needed to ensure effective and efficient communication.
Advocate and champion agency processes to help define team processes and rules of engagement to ensure proper workflows are in place and create strong communication principles are applied and projects hit major milestones.
4+ years of experience in a project management/operations role within a creative agency/studio.
Proven track record of successfully managing various digital deliverables and coordinating a multi-disciplined, fully functional team with a strong understanding of creative execution.
A responsive, action oriented, and adaptable mentality to rapidly changing priorities.
Strong understanding in 2D/3D animation, non-linear editing, static and interactive design, and video production. Practical experience a plus.
Familiarity with specific software/technology, including but not limited to, After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator, Cinema4D or equivalent, interactive prototyping tools, and project management and tracking software (Workamajig, Workbook, Basecamp, Jira, Trello).
Impeccable communication and partnership skills.
About Centerline Digital
Founded in 1996, Centerline Digital is headquartered in Raleigh, N.C. We craft strategic content and experiences that provoke thought and create meaningful connections. We’re experts in telling complex stories and believe no two client engagements are the same.
Centerline offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package that includes fully paid employee medical and dental benefits, a matching 401k plan, paid time off for volunteer work, and company paid gym memberships.