Community and Gaming Producer
Location: San Francisco, CA
Duration: 6 months
Studio Producer, Visual Systems
Client is looking for a Producer, to join the Studio pillar within the Visual Systems team, supporting the Client App. We focus on maintaining/evolving the visual systems and the
strategy that defines our brand in the product including illustration, iconography and photography.
The Producer will establish and maintain operational procedures and tools for the creative team and work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure smooth and consistent communication between all key stakeholders. The Producer role requires broad knowledge of design and development processes, excellent communication and project management skills, and a strong cross-functional and relationship-building capacity.
Additionally, the producer must be a clear communicator, comfortable with ambiguity, a team player, and have a proven ability to inspire and motivate the team to deliver world-class creative work.
Establish and maintain project production schedules to ensure a smooth end-to-end development plan that meets product goals and quality bar, and ensures that all art assets are delivered on time and implemented to spec
Establish and maintain an efficient and flexible process that facilitates the creation, review, feedback, revision, deployment cycle of art asset production with internal artists as well as outside design vendors
Identify and secure resources to keep project on-track
As point of contact for team communication, establish clear communication channels and process across creative and cross-functional teams, including PD, PMM, Eng, QA, Legal and Policy
Schedule, manage and address cross-functional feedback and stakeholder approvals
Predict and/or identify roadblocks and obstacles, and proactively establish meetings or integration points between teams to address and resolve them
Facilitate, document and disseminate decisions to key stakeholders
Prioritize competing needs with good reasoning and creative solutions
4-5 years of experience working on a creative team handling projects involving illustration and photography.
Experience in project management and relationship building - mandatory.
Flexibility in operation, process, and interaction is a must - things move and change fast at Client!
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires time management, task prioritization, and ability to identify problems and work towards solutions
Experience working with creatives, designers and engineers to design, build, and deliver assets and products
Experience articulating design direction to creatives and non-creatives alike
Experience working with external vendors (agencies, etc) including sourcing and contracting, advising on/defining schedules, assessing proposed production processes, budgets, managing assets as they are delivered, and being the daily point of contact for the internal team
Experience establishing and managing ongoing production processes, with an eye towards optimization and improvement - end the status-quo!
Knowledge of creative tools
Excellent Communication Skills
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