London - Central

FTC - 12 Months Maternity Cover



Production Manager. (Factual Ent/Reality) - C5193

12 month contract

Great opportunity to work in house at this international producer of TV content managing the operational & logistical aspects of licensed formats.

Experience of working on Factual Entertainment /Reality/big studio shows essential.



Our client is a major international studio which, through its network of local production companies, produces and distributes a broad range of scripted and non-scripted programming. The company also licences formats across multiple territories.




You will support the Senior Manager, International Production on the logistics of producing new formats in local territories. The format are predominantly factual entertainment, shiny floor shows and reality.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Organising the Production team’s diaries including regular meetings with licensees.
  • Produce monthly Production Update Report
  • Production administration
  • Music cue sheets
  • Production Consultancy arrangements
  • International Production Activity / Reporting of Formats
  • Cost logging / invoice processing.




With some solid experience as a Production Coordinator or Junior Production Manager, you will have a good understanding of the logistics of producing Factual Entertainment, Reality or big Studio Shows.

You’ll have your eye over multiple shows in multiple territories, so you should be superb and multi-tasking and have excellent attention to detail.

It’s also essential that you are able to communicate effectively and tactfully with persons on all levels (internally and externally).


If your skills & experience fit the above requirements and you would like a full Job Brief or to talk to us about this role, please send your details online (attaching your CV in WORD format).


If this role isn’t quite right, but you would like us to have your CV on file, please send it to


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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