Senior Creative Producer

Job Locations UK-London
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(11/22/2021 5:38 AM)
ID
2021-4806
# of Openings
1
Job Post Information* : Posted Date
Production

Overview

WildBrain is an industry-leading kids’ content and brands company that serves the global market! We are home to such brands as Peanuts, Teletubbies, Strawberry Shortcake, Caillou, Inspector Gadget, Johnny Test and Degrassi.

 

At our state-of-the-art animation studio, we produce fan-favourite series such as The Snoopy Show, Snoopy in Space, Chip & Potato, Carmen Sandiego, Go, Dog. Go! and more. Our shows are enjoyed worldwide in more than 150 countries on over 500 streaming platforms.

 

We offer one of the largest networks of kids’ channels on YouTube and we reach 1 in 3 children on the planet.! Our networks have approximately 4 billion views a month from over 245 million subscribers.! We also license consumer products and location-based entertainment in every major territory for our own properties as well as for our clients and content partners.

 

Role Overview

 

We are looking for a Senior Creative Producer to join our Production team! You will be reporting to the Director of Production and will be an ideas machine, logistics wizard and a creative leader in the team.

Responsibilities

  • Day to day show running, executive producing, and leading production teams across original short-form productions on owned and third-party brands.
  • Pitching new show ideas on existing and new brand using our content methodologies for the YouTube platform with insight and audience led creative
  • Works with the Commercial, Distribution and Marketing teams to plan and deliver nd then executes with a customer-centric attitude.
  • Lead creative feedback across the production pipeline across multiformat, live action, animation, and editorial content
  • Confidence when discussing detailed story, character, animation styles, music and post sound
  • Build out and approve budget and schedules, and understand how creative decisions impact both
  • Work with our legal team on ensuring we have all appropriate rights and paperwork, so have confidence reading a contract and supporting others in this process
  • Find suppliers, freelancers and crew that deliver against the brief of the production
  • Be a leader in the team and help build and establish the culture of the production team

Qualifications

  • A proven ability to work with efficiency, flexibility, and patience, understanding the ever-changing video production environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and enjoys interacting and building relationships with both clients and internal stakeholders.
  • Candour and professionalism to challenging situations
  • Extremely process driven with excellent time management and prioritization skills; able to work effectively under pressure.
  • Great understanding of animation workflows across 2D cut out and traditional, 3D and stop motion. Ability to know when each format is best suited for a production and how to maximise on a limited budget.
  • Door always open attitude, and able to provide clear, constructive criticism to producers in the team.
  • Ability to achieve results through influence and problem solving.
  • Flexible with a can-do attitude - able to work across multiple areas of production, creative, script writing, storyboarding, shooting, postproduction management.
  • Experience of content creation on a variety of digital platforms. A strong understanding of social media and channel specific content.
  • Can prove themselves to have a high standard of creative ability, and understanding of character and story needs.
  • An engagement in data and insight, and pulling the creative towards discoveries made through analytical analysis

 

Life at WildBrain

 

Working at WildBrain is more than a job — it’s the opportunity to join forces with extraordinary, insightful and imaginative people who will recognize your talents and encourage your professional growth and development in a work environment that promotes creativity and individuality. We offer competitive family-focused benefits, we invest in our people and their future with generous RRSP matching, plus bonus time-off, because you deserve it!

 

Our Values:

 

Connecting Powers / Creating Wonder / Being Legendary / Building Momentum / Pursuing Awesomeness

 

Benefits:

 

  • 25 days holiday (excluding Bank Holidays)
  • Flexible Hours with Hybrid Working
  • Enhanced Pension
  • Travel Flexi / Season Ticket Loan
  • Gym Membership
  • Health Insurance
  • Income Protection
  • Eye Care
  • Life Assurance
  • Reduced Summer Hours
  • Bring your dog to work

 

Our Commitment

 

Diversity and Inclusion are in our DNA. As a global leader in kids and family entertainment, we strive to reflect and honour the diversity of our audiences around the world. We believe that creating diverse and inclusive content & brands begins with fostering a culture of belonging at WildBrain. To us, a culture of belonging is one where we celebrate and welcome the diversity of all employees, stakeholders, and external partners and strive to create an environment where every individual feels valued, respected and brings their authentic self to work.

 

We recognize that people bring experience and talent that goes beyond the technical skills and requirements of a job. If you possess similar experience that is close to what we’ve listed here, we encourage you to please still consider applying. We strongly believe that diverse experience, transferable skills, and passion are key! WildBrain accommodates people with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required. 

 

WildBrain is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected status or characteristic, including Race, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation, Disability, Veteran Status, Age etc. and is pleased to consider all qualified applicants.

Apply now!

 

COVID 19 Update: Interview process will take place via Microsoft Teams virtually due to COVID-19. The role will temporarily be working from home; however, we do have an office in Euston that is COVID Safe and there is an option to work there should you wish during this time.

 

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