Sr ProducerApply NowApply Later Job ID 7119436020220410 Location Culver City, California, United States Business Disney Streaming Date posted Jul. 25, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid
- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.
The Walt Disney Company’s Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) is a global business segment for The Walt Disney Company with the mission of providing highly-personalized entertainment experiences to diverse consumers around the world access to the content they want most, on the latest platforms, at a time of rapidly-evolving consumer habits deliver.
Disney Streaming encompasses the teams leading the Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+, and Star+ streaming services within Disney’s Media & Entertainment Distribution group. We sit at the intersection between entertainment, sports, and technology and seek to connect viewers with the stories they love, while driving the streaming industry forward with consumer-first innovation.
Eastham Studios is a cutting edge production team that creates digital content for an on demand audience. Located in a state of the art facility with best in class production tools, Eastham Studios is a team that consists of award winning producers, editors, and animators.
The Senior Producer at Eastham Studios must be well versed in all aspects of production, including development, scripting, production logistics, on-set management, wrapping, post-production, and broader production workflows.
The Senior Producer must have strong management skills, including the ability to set clear goals, coach producers, and the ability to understand and create clear workflows that work for production and other Disney departments. Senior Producers will be in charge of creating and maintaining the production pipeline for all projects. This includes managing creative strategy, managing production staff, obtaining approvals, following marketing guidelines, following brand guidelines, maintaining the approved budget, managing all deliverables, managing schedules and delivery dates, and working with the studios, other internal teams, and third-party vendors on key objectives. They will work closely with freelance producers and coordinators to ensure that our procedures are being followed, content is executed on schedule and within budget, and that their videos are on brand. This includes interviewing, hiring, assigning, training, and overseeing freelance producers and coordinators to create content for the digital content team. This role requires a strong production background with very high-level project management and problem-solving skills.
The Senior Producer will work under the Senior Manager to ensure all producers are creating quality content on time and on budget. They will work closely with the editorial and brand leads to develop creative concepts into a clear vision.
The Senior Producer will work to understand and improve overall department workflows. Candidates should have a strong creative background in storytelling with additional years of experience in the logistical aspects of production. The Senior Producer will be responsible for gauging and managing the production resources needed for the success of their team.
On camera performance as well as voice over work in social media content is required.
- Overseeing and managing a team of freelance producers
- Idea generation and revision in coordination with the editorial and development brand leads to create quarterly content slate
- Working closely with legal to ensure all content is being produced within company and legal guidelines
- Ensuring all projects are wrapped and actualized accurately and thoroughly by the producer
- Create the brand production schedule per quarter
Basic Qualifications :
- 5+ years’ experience as a digital producer, with at least 3 years of management experience.
- Expert in all aspects of production, including development, budgeting, logistics, and post.
- Understanding of digital platforms such as Youtube, Facebook and Tik Tok.
- Strong interpersonal skills and a self-starter attitude.
- Proven managerial, multitasking and problem-solving skills with the ability to adjust quickly to continually changing landscapes
- Proven track record of quality story-telling.
About Disney Streaming:
Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Disney DTC LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Streaming.
Disney DTC LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.