Producer – Kids TV

By March 12, 2019 No Comments

Contract
New York
Posted 2 months ago

9 Story Media Group is one of the world’s leading kids and family content companies. Our award-winning animation studio, Brown Bag Films, is 100% creatively driven with a focus on
producing the highest quality cross-platform animation with strong stories and engaging characters. Its award-winning animation studio, Brown Bag Films, is recognized around the
world for best-in-class brands such as Doc McStuffins, Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood, Octonauts, Wild Kratts, Peter Rabbit and The Magic School Bus: Rides Again. The company’s international distribution arm, 9 Story Distribution International, represents over 3,500 half-hours of animated and live-action programming, provided to major international broadcasters and digital platforms.

We are seeking an experienced Producer for a 3D animated series for 6-9 year olds with a strong musical component to join our New York based team.

Candidates must have a working knowledge of animation production with a minimum of 5 years of production experience. Key responsibilities include overseeing the writing, research schedule and process, and voice over records and liaising with the key creative and animation teams.

Key Responsibilities:

• Oversee series writing schedule and process: including hiring writers, managing the schedule, and facilitating creative and production input
• Work closely with the Research department to ensure content is appropriately vetted by the research team, recommendations are implemented as needed
• Manage and provide creative and production feedback throughout all stages of production
• Coordinate and produce voice over record sessions
• Work with teams across New York, Dublin, and Los Angeles
• Manage production schedule, ensuring all deadlines are met
• Oversee budget spending and reporting
• Communicate with and service the needs of other internal departments, including
research, marketing, and digital
• Ensure that partner feedback is implemented appropriately
• Troubleshoot problems that arise during production

Qualifications:

• 5+ years of production experience, children’s content experience required
• 3D animation experience required
• Experience producing voice-over sessions a plus
• Strong storytelling skills with an understanding of 6-9 year old audiences
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google Suite and Final Draft
• High initiative, detail oriented with superior organizational skills
• Exceptional communication skills, both written and oral

If you have the above qualifications and are looking to join a dynamic growing organization focused on bringing quality programming into the homes of families all over the world then this is the job for you!

Applicants need to be legally eligible to work in the US.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Should you require accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please let us know your requirements when contacted.

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If you experience technical difficulties during your application process you may also submit resumes to jobstoronto@brownbagfilms.com

 

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