Full Time Job

Associate Producer, Product Creative Strategy


Madrid, Spain 05-29-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

The Product Creative Strategy Producer Team partners with content creators, distributors and creative agencies to define, develop, and socialize creative strategy with multiple Netflix stakeholder teams. We create a compelling title-discovery experience through artwork, video, and copy, and this role will work across all these channels. The Associate Producer role to the Creative Strategy Producer Team is a critical one that connects creative ideation and creative delivery. You will work hand-in-hand with our internal producers to help guide the development of ground-breaking creative for seamless launches on a global scale.
Our unique platform is robust and it's crucial that we clearly and concisely communicate our opportunities and needs to cross-functional teams and external stakeholders. We are strategic partners and we love collaboration. We invite others into our world, often sharing creative between internal teams. This coordination of assets and timing is a thoughtful process that requires a proactive and detailed approach.

At Netflix, we have an insatiable need to continually improve our product experience and the creative elements that support it, and the Associate Producer will sit at the forefront of this effort. It's an exciting time to join!

The Role

As Associate Producer, you will have a unique opportunity to be the right hand to the team of Strategists and Creatives behind the positioning and creative expression of Local Language Original titles on Netflix. This role will provide valuable support and context to the Product Creative Strategy Producers based in Madrid and Amsterdam in a wide variety of creative, organizational, and executional tasks through the conceptual development of video and static assets. Being highly organized, efficient, collaborative, partnership-focused, and possessing an eye for detail-management is essential.

• Develop and drive a disciplined approach to working with external agencies and designers to help bring creative work from conceptual to creative locked delivery files.
• Build strong relationships with partner teams to drive the finalization of creative.
• Supporting and developing systems & processes that maximize team members' productivity.
• Gather internal context and creative materials from Marketing, Content and Research partners to assist in building strategic positioning for every title on service.
• Build presentation decks and slideshows of product asset suites for internal and external presentations.
• Undertake the day-to-day projects support: source required information, review creative/provide feedback, research & investigate details required for successful completion, traffic to internal partners, oversee successful delivery.
• Manage and coordinate delivery of materials to external creative agencies to ensure effective kickoff of all creative development.
• Daily tracking and project management of a suite of creative assets for titles, including managing creative timelines during conceptual creative development, providing creative feedback with internal cross-functional teams and external agencies.
• Update deadlines, assets, milestones, and partners on project management tools and trackers to maintain clarity and ensure perfect deliveries of conceptual assets in our fast-paced environment.
• Gather relevant links and files of delivered assets and update trackers, decks and cross-functional partners.
• Collaborate with external agency partners to ensure timely and Product-spec-accurate delivery of conceptual locked assets for product.
• Have a strong understanding of Adobe Creative Suite to be able to open files and check accuracy and delivery to spec of files from external agencies. It's a plus if you can make minor tweaks and revisions via Adobe Creative Suite ad hoc.
• Have a strong understanding of Video Specs and have the ability to review delivered video elements for tech spec disparities (supplemental).
• Support producers on test initiatives. Understand, review and capture results from creative image testing to help synthesize and place into relevant post-launch reports and presentations.
• Responsible for the timely & successful delivery of assigned tasks such as tracking project timelines and progress across a number of verticals and projects.
• Partner closely with Producers on select titles to drive the creative and strategic development themselves, from kickoff to production handoff.

The Right Stuff
• 5+ years of experience guiding creative development and implementation of static imagery, AV assets, and copywriting.
• Spanish and English proficiency are mandatory
• Ability to work across international time zones.
• Exemplary organizational skills with a disciplined approach to project management.
• Experience using a Digital Asset Management system or similar tools to propagate and track assets through an operational workflow.
• Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite.
• Familiarity and passion for entertainment creative development.
• Proven ability to build strong cross-functional relationships with both technical and creative partners.
• Must be capable and conversant in all aspects of a digital creative and image production workflow.
• Effective at giving honest and direct feedback.
• Having great interpersonal skills and being a tenacious partner are a must. You have to be someone we want to work with.
• You are a proactive self-starter, who does not need to be told what to do and will be resourceful in order to find solutions to any challenge. You are not afraid to get your hands dirty.
• You are passionate and curious about all aspects of the business - especially when bridging the gap between our content and our brand - and have an entrepreneurial mindset.
• You thrive in a fast-paced and demanding environment, possess a high level of intellectual curiosity, and demonstrate strong judgment in the face of ambiguity.
• You are an avid user of both your left and right brain. If you live and breathe global entertainment and geek out at the thought of bringing complex stories to the world at the intersection of art and science, then we want to talk to you.
• Using metrics and testing for more informed creative support.
• Understand, advocate, and embody the company's values and team goals.