Full Time Job

Creative Project Manager


Kolkata, India 03-06-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
About the Company
On a mission to give people limitless access to the vast world of Entertainment, Cineverse's advanced, proprietary technology drives the distribution of over 70,000 premium films, series, and podcasts.

From providing a complete streaming solution to some of the world's most recognizable brands, to super-serving our network of fan channels – from direct ad sales partnerships to premium global content – we offer more of the stories that move us, and technology that moves us forward. Industry leaders with a history of innovation, Cineverse is powering the future of Entertainment.

Title: Creative Project Manager

We are seeking a highly skilled and dynamic Creative Project Manager to join our team. This role requires a unique blend of project management expertise and hands-on design skills. The ideal candidate will act as a player-coach, effectively managing projects while also contributing to the creative design process. The Creative Project Manager will play a crucial role in bridging communication and collaboration between our teams in the United States and India. This individual will be the go-to person for design requests, ensuring the seamless distribution of assets and maintaining a high level of efficiency within the team.

Key Duties:
• Lead and manage design projects from concept to completion.
• Serve as the central point of contact for design requests. Prioritize and allocate design resources based on project requirements.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather project requirements.
• Coordinate the daily workflow of creative jobs, enter schedules, monitor daily queues in online workflow software and communicate with appropriate teams.
• Track jobs through the workflow to ensure deadlines are met and creative is successfully provided to client/vendor.
• Communicate any issues related to creative and facilitate getting answers to ensure timelines are maintained.
• Help craft, maintain, and ensure adherence to all policies, requirements, brand knowledge and style guides. Report on trends/common errors in effort to coach/train to ensure better practices.
• Bridge communication between US and India design teams, fostering a collaborative and inclusive design environment.
• Provide guidance and support to team members.
• Assist with documenting, updating, and maintaining specs, trafficking, and workflow procedures for accounts.
• Identify process inefficiencies and ways to improve workflow. Implement process and system improvements as needed.
• Maintain organized and accessible design repositories.
• Actively contribute to the creative design process, demonstrating strong graphic design skills.
• Stay updated on design trends and bring innovative ideas to the team.
• Needs to be hands on contributing to the team productivity as and when required.
• Flexible to work in US hours when required.

Essential Qualifications/Competencies:
• Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Visual Communication, or related field.
• Minimum of 5 years' experience required as a Graphic Designer working in fast paced and volume-oriented projects.
• Minimum of 2 years project management/lead experience required for the role.
• Experience with or similar project management tool is mandatory.
• Proven experience in graphic design and project management.
• Strong proficiency in design software (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite).
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work effectively in a collaborative, cross-functional team environment.
• Experience working with global teams, particularly US and India.
• Detail-oriented with a focus on quality and efficiency.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g3zk9q-44-200-86-95-42 in your application.

Company Profile

For more than twenty years, Cinedigm (NASDAQ: CIDM) has led the digital transformation of the entertainment industry. Today, Cinedigm entertains hundreds of millions of consumers around the globe by providing premium content, streaming channels, and technology services to the world’s largest media, technology, and retail companies.