Audience Development Team | San Francisco
Ellation is looking for a Director of Production to join a passionate and creative team and to lead original content creation for the Crunchyroll and VRV brands. We’re interested in a production leader with prior success in managing a team, collaborating in a dynamic environment, and engaging millions of online fans.
Candidates should have demonstrable success in leading strategic direction for content channels as well in producing quality, engaging video for online audiences. The role will be overseeing the production process, managing all talent and resources, and performance on YouTube and social media. This position requires someone with managerial experience to develop employees, manage budgets and streamline/optimize the production pipeline.
We are looking for a strong leader and culture fit - someone who is self-motivated with high expectations, eager to better understand our fans, and excited by shaping a big opportunity for the business. You will be tasked with creating daily original content and utilizing assets from Crunchyroll and VRV’s licensed content which will be served to our millions of viewers and subscribers.
Ellation What’s with the name, Ellation? We’re all a cast of characters that get passion and strive to celebrate fandom in all its forms. So we’re building a collection of destinations (a constellation, if you will) that connect people with their passions. Each day, we work to achieve complete fan elation (our vision), starting with popular subscription-video-on-demand brands, Crunchyroll and VRV. Our team spans across San Francisco, Los Angeles, Tokyo, and Chisinau to develop the product, design, engineering, marketing, and content that brings our communities of fans together.
Crunchyroll is the world’s largest destination for anime and manga. We’re an international business focused on creating both online and offline experiences for anime fans, through content (licensed, co-produced, and originals), merchandise, events, gaming, news, and more.
VRV is a collection of fandom brands on a unified platform and includes Crunchyroll, sister-brand Rooster Teeth, Viacom’s NickSplat, and WB Digital’s DramaFever. Our community connects through immersive content experiences in a digitally-driven environment via bundled subscription, a la carte subscription, or ad-supported options.