Media Producer (excluding Video)

Plans, administers and reviews activities concerned with publishing, or the production of films, television or radio programs, theatre, music, festivals or other artistic activities.
Training time 12 months - 2 years
Average pay $85,015
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 2,400

What does a Media Producer (excluding Video) do?

  • managing artistic and media productions to meet quality, cost and timing specifications
  • formulating and developing organisations' artistic policies and selecting and planning organisations' artistic programs
  • hiring and managing artistic staff
  • controlling the use of media production facilities such as studios and editing equipment, stage and film equipment and rehearsal time
  • directing the formulation of media production strategies, policies and plans
  • introducing programs, music, entertainment items, guests and celebrities
  • preparing and reading news bulletins, making special announcements and providing commentary for sports and other events
  • presenting opinions on sports, politics, and social and economic matters


  • Executive Producer
  • Film Producer
  • Stage Producer
  • Television Producer

Related courses

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Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media