Media Producer (excluding Video) - ANZSCO 212112


Plans, administers and reviews activities concerned with publishing, or the production of films, television or radio programs, theatre, music, festivals or other artistic activities.

Skill Level


Occupation Lists

1. Executive Producer
2. Film Producer
3. Stage Producer
4. Television Producer

Occupation Lists

This occupation is on the following skills lists:
2. Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List
3. RSMS Occupations List
This occupation is not on the following skills lists:
3. Skilled Occupations List

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

1296-11 Media Producer

Group: 2114 Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals


plan, administer and review activities concerned with producing artistic media, determine artistic policies for performing arts organisations, prepare and present news, sports and other information, and conduct interviews and introduce music, performances and special events on radio and television.


1. managing artistic and media productions to meet quality, cost and timing specifications 2. formulating and developing organisations' artistic policies and selecting and planning organisations' artistic programs 3. hiring and managing artistic staff 4. controlling the use of media production facilities such as studios and editing equipment, stage and film equipment and rehearsal time 5. directing the formulation of media production strategies, policies and plans 6. introducing programs, music, entertainment items, guests and celebrities 7. preparing and reading news bulletins, making special announcements and providing commentary for sports and other events 8. presenting opinions on sports, politics, and social and economic matters 9. researching, investigating and compiling stories and programs

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. The occupation in this unit group requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Occupations in this Group

1. 212111 Artistic Director
2. 212112 Media Producer (excluding Video)
3. 212113 Radio Presenter
4. 212114 Television Presenter