Sr. Cross-Functional Content Producer, Today at Apple

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Marketing

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200151377
Apple is looking for an outstanding Senior Cross-Functional Content Producer to join our Retail Marketing team, and to focus on Today at Apple projects. Today at Apple at its heart is about encouraging human connection, inspiring learning, and unlocking creativity. We design free hands-on creative sessions happening every day in every store, around the world. We have a passion for creativity, and strive to design the best experiences for our customers. This is a senior role that will help improve the production and creative processes, tools, and workflows. As a key partner to cross-functional teams, you’ll proactively lead roadmap and project planning discussions, identify potential issues, and work collaboratively to develop solutions. You’ll have the experience and instinct to successfully resolve conflicts, troubleshoot and unblock issues, and make critical decisions and tradeoffs to ensure projects are successful. You have a focused approach to running your projects, but maintain the flexibility to adapt when adjustments are required.

Key Qualifications

  • 8-10 years of relevant work experience handling complex, global projects as Senior Producer, Program/Brand Director, or Account Executive at an agency or internal marketing team
  • Experience managing virtual team members, as well as direct reports
  • Deep knowledge of video, photo production and motion
  • Solid understanding of localization, transcreation and publishing processes
  • Experience articulating creative intent to others, driving creative development of the work, and partnering with creative teams to bring ideas to life
  • Applicable professional experience across: strategy, brand identity, marketing campaign development, social media, and/or editorial processes
  • Experience with prioritization, budgeting, resourcing, project planning
  • Ability to identify and recommend tools that simplify processes, optimize workflows and encourage collaboration across teams
  • Strong skills in industry standard Project Management workflows, tools, methodology
  • Experience implementing and structuring new processes at scale
  • Established network of world-class creative, production freelance agency partners
  • Varied experience across different agency types, and client-side roles a plus

Description

In this role, you will be a key strategic partner to the Creative, Programming, and Operations teams, acting as the point person to communicate project scope, status, decisions and action items. You will facilitate working sessions, creative reviews and cross-functional status meetings. You will manage a wide range of projects defining scope, timelines, resource needs, budget and deliverables. You will work closely with the Creative Resource Manager to effectively and efficiently handle project workload for the internal creative team. You will understand and effectively communicate the impact of production decisions on both creative output and your cross-functional business partners’ objectives. You will keep your eyes on the vision and your hands in the details. You'll know how to operate independently—to plan, prioritize, execute, and deliver. You’ll be adept at communicating with every level of our organization, from individual contributors to senior leaders. You thrive in a fast-paced environment, and have the ability to stay calm and keep teams motivated and focused in the face of rapid change and challenging deadlines.

Education & Experience

BA or BS degree

Additional Requirements

  • - Strategic logic and creative thinking that can be applied to any challenge
  • - Thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • - Exhibits grace and calm under pressure when issues arise
  • - Persuasive and confident communicator
  • - Strong communication and presentation skills at the senior level
  • - A critical eye for good design, direction, writing
  • - Ability to build positive relationships and influence outcomes
  • - Ability to earn the trust and respect of cross-functional team leads
  • - Innate ability to lead multiple projects simultaneously
  • - Meticulous attention to detail
  • - Skilled in Keynote, Numbers, Quip
  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.