Full Time Job

Animation Producer

Bleacher Report

New York, NY 01-06-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

The Job

We are looking for two experienced, NYC-based Producers of Animation to join the Studio team at Bleacher Report.
The Producer is responsible for supporting our creative executives, showrunners, writers, and animation team throughout all aspects of production. The Producer will also coordinate across internal departments to ensure high standards are met across the board.

The Daily
• Support Creative Executives in recruiting, vetting and hiring staff (Showrunners, Writers, Directors, Associate Producers)
• Create writer submission packets, and support Creative Executives in managing submissions from potential Showrunner and Writer candidates
• Serve as part of the team evaluating submissions
• Help manage series pitch submissions from third parties
• For greenlit series, prioritize and circulate production to-do list on a daily basis, including scheduling of writers rooms and other key meetings
• Manage casting and voice over records
• Compiling research for the given series
• Tracking and managing deliverables
• Acting as liaison between production and other departments [Sales, Programming, Legal, QC, Marketing, PR]
• Communicating relevant updates to leadership

The Essentials
• Minimum 4 years experience working in a professional production environment
• Ability to communicate ideas effectively and efficiently
• Organized, detail oriented, and self motivated
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Knowledge of digital post-production process using Adobe and Apple software
• Adobe Premiere knowledge and understanding preferred
• Prior experience in animation is strongly preferred
• Prior experience in comedy is a plus