You might hire an executive producer to:

  • Secure funding opportunities for a production
  • Facilitate outreach and hiring of key team members

  • Create budget outlines and schedules for distributing production funds
  • Oversee project execution from development to distribution
Required skills and qualifications
Preferred skills and qualifications
Deep knowledge of the project’s specific media industry
Firm relationships with investors
Significant experience in leadership roles
Prior exposure to industry-relevant union regulations, tax laws, and industry standards
Strong business knowledge
Experience with accounting software such as QuickBooks and Oracle NetSuite
Excellent communication skills
Intuitive understanding of staffing techniques and industry networks
Demonstrated ability to multitask and be highly organized