Sr. Content Design Producer - Apple Music

    • Culver City, CA

Summary

Posted: May 8, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200169009

We are currently seeking a Senior Content Design Producer to join Apple's Product and Design Team. This is an opportunity for the right individual to have a direct impact on a team that will help define the future of Apple's core media products through thoughtful and innovative content initiatives. A bit about you The right candidate will have experience overseeing projects and initiatives as a senior creative producer or design producer, with ability to develop strategic production plans, support multiple projects simultaneously, deliver on time, and relentlessly uphold our creative vision. Your project management practices are proven and entrepreneurial ingenuity are important to you and the work. You are highly organized. You are proactive, self-motivated and adaptable. You can think strategically, creatively, but also tactically and solve problems independently. You can 'see around the corners' and identify communication, logistical, and scheduling challenges. You have a disciplined approach to managing your projects, but maintain the flexibility to work both tactically and strategically when adjustments are required. You can be effective and pro-active in day to day tasks and from a '30,000ft view' simultaneously. We are looking for someone with experience working in partnership with senior creative teams to put shape to big ideas, and know-how to bring them to life. Familiarity with content planning and effective resource management are key, as well as understanding the impact of production decisions on both creative output and your cross functional partner's businesses. Ideal candidates excel at setting expectations, leading with confidence, and with the ability to identify and articulate alternative solutions when changes arise. You care deeply about your work, and you understand the "why."

Key Qualifications

  • Proven experience (8+YOE) acting as a Producer or Senior Producer in an advertising agency or internal creative teams, developing and leading: large scale projects, project briefs, budgets, schedules and assets.
  • Expertise in content creation and production processes; ideally within a subscription services business model.
  • You are tactical with careful attention to detail, but able to think more holistically about opportunities for efficiency and team structure.
  • Experience articulating creative intent to others and proactively organizing partners to put ideas into action.
  • You are comfortable and confident working in a dynamic environment, partnering with teams to move through the unknown.


Description

This role oversees key brand and design initiatives for Apple Music, leading the end-to-end design creation processes from conceptual development and brief creation, through production and delivery. You will partner closely with Design and Production leadership, as well as with cross-functional teams to develop brand creative that builds on the foundation of Apple Music. More specifically, you will: - Lead communications and workflows, ensuring overall project timelines, project deliverables, and resourcing needs. - Develop high-level, highly detailed, overarching project plans for high-profile initiatives, clearly defining strategic goals, timelines, and results. - Run multiple work-streams under a common initiative, managing achievements and touchpoint to ensure all efforts remain aligned and unified. - Work closely with Production and Design leadership to prioritize ongoing initiatives, resources, and create project assignments. - Partner with production leadership and peers in developing and improving strategies for project tracking, internal and cross-functional communication, optimizing workflows. - Develop relationships with Cross-Functional, Editorial and Business Counterparts, maintaining clear communications and shared goals. - Foster relationships with cross functional teams, to ensure that we're delivering against asks while encouraging an environment that allows for innovation. - Plan, lead, and execute workflows, ensuring an effective exchange of information and results, including but not limited to working with external agencies. Key to the role is an innate ability to manage and maintain budgets, briefs and scopes, timelines, and communicate that information regularly and effectively to leadership.

Education & Experience

BA/BS or equivalent experience.

Additional Requirements


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