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 1 - 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