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Associate Creative Producer
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Activision | Santa Monica, CA
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Job Description

Job Title: Associate Creative Producer

Reporting To: Manager, Art Services

Department: Art Services

Location: Santa Monica, CA

Your Mission

* Brief creatives on incoming requests ensuring all details are taken into account

* Schedules reviews, tracks changes and feedback, updates department management on deadline risks

* Serves as lead on more department-wide account efforts and advisor to Account Coordinators as well as Associate Producers

* Follows projects from start to finish ensuring effective communication

* Assess workload and budget implications

* Maintain client relations and future scope planning

Position Responsibilities and Duties:

* As a member of the department staff, you are also responsible to help execute department-wide planning and process initiatives, including traffic management, onboarding and training of new employees, regardless of their focus

* Proactively track, prioritize, organize, plan and implement tasks

* Support team to ensure client deliverables are on-time

* Develop budget strategies for out-of-scope work and communicate regularly with clients on finance tracking

* Lead, coordinate and manage the operational and administrative components of assigned projects

* Make small changes to graphic design documents per client feedback (non-creative)

* Maintain documentation and records of approvals and feedback on art assets

* Effectively and efficiently disseminate material and information to team members

* Establish and maintain positive and professional working relationships with staff, vendors and clients

* Create and implement processes that will provide account management efficiency

* Oversee Account Coordinators ensuring excellent account management across all franchises.

* Work with department leads to allocate resources for larger projects

* Attend Cross Functional and Franchise Editorial meetings to ensure department visibility as well as report to the wider team of franchise planning and upcoming requests.

Player Profile

* Experience in account, operational and/or project management, preferably in a consumer marketing or advertising environment, ideally working with creative teams

* Able to handle multiple projects under tight deadlines; organized, detail-oriented and friendly

* Working knowledge of Final Cut Pro and Adobe Creative Suite a plus (After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)

* Must be even-tempered and able to interact well, under pressure, with multiple teams on multiple projects with tight deadlines

* Must be able to successfully prioritize multiple projects

* Must be able to apply knowledge, experience, and learnings to real situations to help solve problems

* 4-year college degree preferred

* Game industry experience preferred

* Prior related Producer experience preferred

* Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

Your Platform

We're headquartered in Santa Monica, California, housing multiple teams across many disciplines of Marketing, PR, Sales, Supply Chain and other corporate functions such as HR, IT, Legal, Facilities and Finance. Santa Monica is the nerve center of our company, where the best ideas combine with unrivalled rigor to create the biggest and best entertainment experiences in the world.

Our World

Great Games Start with Great People! This is an exciting time to join us!

Ask anyone who works at Activision, or with Activision, their favorite thing about it, and they'll tell you, it's the people. We have world class brands, infrastructure and resources, but our success doesn't come from assembly lines producing widgets. Our success comes from people producing greatness together. We are nothing without our employee's brilliance. So if you're interested in our biggest priority, it's the people.

Activision is more than just the leading developer and publisher of video games; we are the creators of some of the world's biggest, most ground-breaking titles in the industry. Our portfolio includes Call of Duty® and Crash Bandicoot™-.

Activision is a division of Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI), headquartered in Santa Monica, California with locations across the globe. Activision Blizzard is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology, and entertainment. A member of the S&P 500 and recognized on the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list, Activision Blizzard has operations throughout the world with approximately 10,000 employees and players in 196 countries.

The video game industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.


About Activision

Activision Blizzard Inc., formerly Activision, Inc., is an online and console game publisher. On July 9, 2008, the Company was formed by combining Activision, Inc., an independent publisher of interactive entertainment, and Vivendi Games, Vivendi SA's interactive entertainment business. It operates in four operating segments: Activision Publishing; which is engaged publishing interactive entertainment software and peripherals which includes Activision, Inc. and certain studios, assets, and titles previously included in Vivendi Games' Sierra Entertainment operating segment prior to the Business Combination (Activision), Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. and its subsidiaries, which are engaged in publishing traditional games and online subscription-based games in the MMORPG category (Blizzard); Activision Blizzard Distribution, which is engaged in distribution of interactive entertainment software and hardware products (Distribution), and Activision Blizzard's non-core exit operations. (Source: 10-K)