12.08.17

Staff Bidder

m ss ng p eces, a new wave commercial and entertainment production company, is seeking a Staff Bidder for its Brooklyn office to work closely with the company’s Executive Producers and Head of Production.

Potential applicants must be organized, detail oriented, personable, calm, and eager to develop their career in commercial, branded content and entertainment production. Must be proficient in budgeting software, have a great network of production freelancers, and have detailed/extensive knowledge of production management including freelancer payroll, production insurance, general production accounting. Must be a natural problem solver and multitasker. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

+ Bidding and ballparking commercial, music video, and other short form projects
+ Preliminary research for jobs i.e. production costs, crew availability, production contacts
+ Breaking down boards/scripts and creating working budget estimates with creative guidance from EPs and directors
+ Attending internal meetings and assistance with scheduling/organizing project specific meetings & kickoff calls. General administrative support and troubleshooting of internal resources
+ Communicating with DGA and IA reps regarding projects in production and nuances of contracts
+ Internal production management of projects including kickoff and wrap.

If you or someone you know fit this description, please send a résumé and a cover letter to jobs@mssngpeces.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

Attributes:

+ Attention to detail, multitasking, discretion with sensitive and confidential information, calm under pressure
+ 3+ years commercial production experience
+ 1-2 years minimum of bidding experience
+ Proficient in AICP bid sheets, Hot Budget and/or Showbiz Budgeting
+ Experience in Post Production & Post Supervision a plus
+ Experience/interest in VR/360/interactive production a plus