Surrey & London




Commercial Director/Head of Rental & Post-Production – C4998
Excellent opportunity to lead the rental and post-production facilities arm at this international media company.

Strong commercial/business development skills essential.



Our client is an international media company which supplies end-to-end solutions across the full broadcast spectrum – Media Services & Facilities; Production & Content; and Equipment Rental & Sales.




Reporting into the MD, you will have full P&L responsibility for the broadcast and post production rental business as well as the company’s central London post facility.


Key responsibilities:

  • Provide motivation, leadership and direction to the Broadcast & Post-Production rental teams to ensure the achievement of project and business targets.
  • Head up Post-Production rental facilities, including Avid and EVS based integrated workflows for live broadcast & feature film
  • Drive forward the Post-Production rental business building relationships within the post-production community.
  • Collaborating with the Business Development Director, develop key account strategy for retaining existing clients and identifying new clients and markets.
  • Maximise utilisation of rental equipment & post production facility





With extensive experience at a senior level in a Post Production facility/Broadcast Rental industry, you will be a strong business developer and have a network of existing client relationships.


Commercially astute, you’ll be use to managing and growing a P&L and maximising facility & equipment usage for maximum return.


Excellent people management skills are essential, as is the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.


Experience at delivering large scale operations within strict budget parameters is also important.


If your skills & experience fit the above requirements and you would like to take the next step, please apply online attaching your CV in WORD format.


What to EXPECT 

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Searchlight strives to promote equal opportunities for all. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief.


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