Passion Pictures is a leading production company with studios in London, Paris, New York, LA and Melbourne. A world leader in animation, the company produces commercials, music videos, digital/online content and live events for clients internationally. The company also has a film division making Bafta and Oscar award winning documentaries, drama and environmental programmes.
The role of Head Runner requires you to have had at least one years’ experience as a Runner. An interest in animation and film is a definite advantage. You may be required to work flexible hours, evenings and possibly weekends. The Head Runner will play a key role in the smooth running of the building for Passion Pictures. This is a fixed-term twelve-month contract.
Under the supervision of the COO the Head Runner will be responsible for the following:
-Co-ordinating and training new Runners.
-Making sure the building is clean and tidy at all times.
-Monitoring supplies of groceries (tea, coffee, milk, etc) and replenishing stocks as necessary.
-Ensuring staff toilets have supplies of toiletries, toilet paper, paper towels, etc.
-Organising refreshments for client meetings.
-Managing the meeting room.
-Producing weekly Runner rotas.
-Liaising with the receptionist to co-ordinate runs.
-Covering reception during lunch hour.
-Under supervision of production staff organising Runners to undertake research, assisting on shoots, helping to compile presentation documents, etc.
-Holding keys and alarm codes to the company building. Opening or locking up the building at the beginning and end of the day as necessary.
-Helpful, proactive, organised and confident with a high level of attention to detail
-Computer Literate using Word, Excel, InDesign / Photoshop
-Excellent communication skills
-Ability to multi-task under pressure
-Strong leadership skills, but also a team player
-Clean current Drivers’ License
-Practical – with a good level of DIY skills
-Good sense of humour
Applications are to be submitted by Friday 4th August to firstname.lastname@example.org