Production Director **Updated**

POSITION OVERVIEW
Full-Time, Experienced Production Director
JTech Communications is looking for an experienced, full-time Production Director who will be an integral part of our production team – coordinating production team employees, project schedules, and clients to successfully complete projects on time and budget.  They will work to develop and improve our production management processes and schedules to increase productivity as well as coordinate the myriad of details, information, roles, and communications required to complete our projects. Candidates must be mature, technical leaders with a strong technical understanding of the web and software development and have superb written and oral communication.

JTech is a custom web, app and digital marketing firm serving Bozeman, Montana and communities across the rocky mountains. We believe that everyone deserves custom technology and have successfully served entrepreneurs, small businesses and large corporations for the past 23 years.

REQUIREMENTS
The Production Director must have a strong technical understanding of the web and web/software development, along with experience managing and inspiring teams of people to successfully produce projects on time and budget. They need strong project and production scheduling skills, including managing timelines, allocating resources, creating and using tools such as GANTT charts and other project management software. They will need to be able to juggle a myriad of projects, from small to large, that flow through a busy development team. They must possess strong communication skills, both written and oral, as communicating is a critical aspect of leading and serving both our internal teams and our clients.  They must have superb critical thinking and problem solving skills, the ability to harness their own talents and those of their team, and uphold the company’s principal of delivering the highest-quality products.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Manage a production team of designers, writers and developers to successfully complete projects that range from small modifications of existing websites to custom built sites and multi-year web application projects.
  • Understand how websites and web apps work, are designed and developed including the underlying technologies used.
  • Create and maintain a master production schedule with input and buy-in from the production team. Harness team members’ abilities and optimize the use of their time. Hold the team accountable to the schedule.
  • Coordinate with clients in order to present options, obtain feedback and gather information that will ultimately deliver a project that thrills our clients. Keep clients well informed of their project status.
  • Streamline production operations and increase output by actively and proactively searching for ways to increase efficiencies.

Position reports to: President with a dotted line to VP Technology.

Compensation: $54,810.00 - $70,000.00 per year
JTech offers paid vacation, PTO, IRA, health insurance w/ an HSA, and more.