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Simon Proctor

  • Executive / Series Producer and Consultant
  • London, E17 3BE, UK
  • 14/06/2021
Full time Consultant Channel Management Producer / Production Content Creation

Personal Summary

Creative Executive Producer and Consultant with over 20 years broadcast experience – BBC, ITV, Sky, RTÉ, SVT and CME ; specialist in events, award ceremonies, concerts and live programming ; excellent Talent Management skills ; successful in taking commissioned ideas from paper through development and onto the screen ; entrusted with UK formats such as ‘Bake Off’ and ‘Gogglebox’ in other territories ; recruitment and management of teams of varying size ; known for an optimistic and collaborative approach to projects and reliability delivering on schedule and to budget

Work Experience

Executive Producer, Motorsport TV Live
Jan 2021 - Apr 2021 Motorsport Network / Sensore

Project Managed set-up of new live news service covering motor sport ; set, presenters, graphics, team and shift patterns, content.

Consultant Producer, Archive Series
Jun 2020 - Sep 2020 CrackIt

Produced / Directed Celebrity and First Hander interviews for feature length list shows 'When Stunts Go Horribly Wrong' and 'When Comedy TV Goes Horribly Wrong' ; Archive and guest research

Series Producer, ITV2 Pilot
Jan 2020 - Apr 2020 Big Mountain

Series Producer of Broadcast Pilot for ITV2 'So Fleeked Up!' - Extreme Make-Up competition

Series Producer, Gogglebox Ireland
Jun 2016 - Dec 2018 Studio Lambert / Kite Entertainment

Series Producer of first three series of 'Gogglebox Ireland' - Virgin Media/TV3's most successful domestic series ; casting, recruitment, adapting UK Series Bible, liaising with Broadcaster and Sponsors, overseeing edit and delivery of episodes just hours before broadcast.

Winner of IFTA Television Award 2018

Series Producer, The Great Irish Bake Off
Jul 2015 - Dec 2015 BBC Worldwide / Sideline / TV3

Casting, managed teams, introduced new judge, sponsorship liaison, Edit Produced and Compliance of 9 episodes BBC Worldwide format for TV3.

Senior Producer, Eurovision's Greatest Hits
Jan 2015 - Apr 2015 EBU/BBC

Produced 60th Anniversary concert from Hammersmith Apollo hosted by Graham Norton and Petra Mede and featuring past Eurovision Song Contest winners.  Broadcast in 27 countries.

Education

HND in Business and Finance - Business and Marketing
Bournemouth University