Digital Producer

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Digital Producer

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The Digital Producer (DP) plays a significant role on both the Digital team and the Production and Resource team.

The DP holds primary responsibility for the overall success of every digital project produced by the agency. The DP will also be responsible for the successful collaboration of Digital team members with other Wray Ward creative disciplines, project managers and client business directors.

The DP must possess knowledge of all components of digital projects from information architecture to server deployment. The DP will leverage knowledge in digital design processes and modern web technologies to effectively communicate with vendors and staff and to properly estimate and manage project components. Additional responsibilities include facilitating the resourcing of creative personnel for all potential and assigned digital projects, documenting project requirements, participating in the quality assurance (QA) process and delivering digital ads to our agency AdOps personnel.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the PRD, creative directors, Client Engagement team members and the Digital team to determine scope and project requirements

  • Collaborate with project managers to create project estimates, with schedules vetted through the resource coordinator

  • Prioritize project tasks and manage independent deliverables of the project team to ensure the project is delivered on time and on budget

  • Oversee efficient development/production of digital projects by employing appropriate workflows

  • Participate in QA and testing efforts

  • Create, or help create, project documentation (e.g., Project Requirements Document, user stories, etc.)

  • Select, coordinate and manage efforts of outside vendors

  • Attend project management meetings and facilitate resolution of resourcing issues/schedule conflicts with Project Management team and PRD

  • Assist project manager’s adherence to job setup, project approvals, scheduling and time management

  • Deliver digital ads and other assets on schedule to agency AdOps personnel

  • Recommend process improvements and help establish best practices for digital projects

  • Be an effective advocate for the Production and Digital teams in supporting the creative process

Communication Skills

  • Ability to communicate in a clear, coherent and diplomatic manner

  • Ability to listen, prioritize and organize while being mindful of details and timing

  • Ability to assess needs and match resources for clients and projects for creative excellence and a smooth and efficient workflow

  • Ability to work for an effective outcome for the client, team and agency

  • Listen well and solve problems to achieve the most effective outcome for the client and agency

  • Represent the Digital and Production teams and Wray Ward in a positive manner in all endeavors

Qualifications

  • At least 5+ years’ experience in digital production and/or digital project management

  • Agency experience preferred

  • Four-year degree from an accredited college or university

  • Working knowledge of digital processes technologies and workflows

  • General understanding of creative skill sets needed for project completion

  • Highly organized and detail-oriented

  • Independent, self-motivated and solution-oriented

  • Desire to deliver "beyond the ask"

This job description serves as an overall summary of responsibilities for the position outlined. Please note it is subject to change with specific expectations associated with the position.

Candidates must possess authorization to work in the United States, as it is not the practice of Wray Ward to sponsor individuals for work visas. Wray Ward participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the United States.

Wray Ward is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Culture Alignment

At Wray Ward, we firmly believe that internal and client relationships are a key to our success. Certain attitudes define how we work and are important in what we seek for our culture and mission. Key Agency attitudes are: