Production Manager

2 Seven Dials
Saw Close


You will be taking on a senior role within Dialect’s video team, working with account managers, creatives and production staff to ensure clear, timely and accurate production and delivery.

Full Job Description

Job Overview 

The Production Manager role encompasses resource planning, booking of internal and freelance team members, creating client-facing timelines, creating and maintaining deliverable lists, and ensuring great communication for all stakeholders.

Whilst the role is mostly related to post production, frequent studio-based and location-based filming will also need to be managed with the wider team and freelancers.

The successful candidate will be incredibly process driven and organised, with a great eye for detail and the ability to work across multiple projects.

The role is initially working from home, but later in the year transitioning to work in our office in central Bath for at least two days per week.


Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities 

  • Working with the wider team to turn client briefs into clear deliverable lists

  • Developing resource requirements and timelines for projects

  • Ensuring adherence to production milestones and deadlines

  • Managing bookings of internal staff, Dialect’s studio and equipment 

  • Booking external freelance for production and post production when required

  • Ensuring review rounds and final asset deliveries are accurate and timely

  • Managing localization / subtitling (through third party specialists)

  • Managing archiving of completed projects

  • Maintaining the Dialect studio and equipment stores


Essential requirements:

  • Great knowledge of video post production workflows

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Experience of working on complex projects with multiple deliverables

  • Experience of using project / resource management applications


Nice to have:

  • Experience of creating and managing budgets

  • Experience of client account management / comms

About Dialect

Dialect is a genuinely great place to work. We believe in respecting our employees and understand that the way to get the very best work from you is to provide a welcoming, relaxed and friendly environment. Our main office is located in Bath but given the current situation the whole business is working remotely (and has been since March). We will have the opportunity to continue to work remotely after this period. Therefore, you will have the option to either work in the office or work remotely. If you work remotely then you will be expected to come into the office at a certain frequency but this can be tailored to your needs and that of your team.

We value diversity and we’re committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from all regardless of age, gender identity, disability, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief, race or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, social economic background etc. We believe that a diverse workforce helps us to understand and create a positive impact for our clients.


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