Localization & Special Project Manager, Production Management

      Red Bull Media House GmbH

      Salzburg - vor 1 Monat

      Localization & Special Project Manager, Production Management


      Red Bull Media House is a global media company that produces, distributes and publishes authentic content and inspirational entertainment programming in the sports and lifestyle genres. From film to television, print to digital media, music and games, the company's products can be experienced on the latest devices and platforms, fascinating audiences worldwide. Our production management's team job is to make sure a production is made and delivered as smoothly, efficiently, safely, within budget to the designated deadline. They are involved in every stage of a production from initial planning, budgeting, schedules and of course people. They are involved in contract negotiations and have an oversite during and after final delivery that all contractual obligations are met. To further grow this team, we are looking for a Head of Localization & Special Projects.

      In 1987, Red Bull not only launched a completely new product, it created and has led ever since a whole new product category, Energy Drinks. Nowadays Red Bull employs more than 11500 people in over 171 countries, selling over 6 billion cans a year. The World of Red Bull provides the forum for you to use your talent and passion, to develop yourself and make an impact. Find out why we're different.

      • Location Wals-Siezenheim, Salzburg, Austria
      • Schedule Full-time
      • Organisation Red Bull Media House

      Areas that play to your strengths

      (all the responsibilities we'll trust you with)

      • In a nutshell

      In this exciting role, you'll establish, manage and take over responsibility for the entire localization process within Red Bull Media Network on a global level. This includes selecting and managing one or more global vendors and act as the go to person for all Red Bull country organisations in regards to localisation of content.

      Furthermore, you'll manage special projects in the area of production models, best practice, technology production innovation and other strategic tasks.

      • Day to day tasks depending on the stage of production

      Pre-production is all about planning, breaking scripts or editorial briefs down and creating production schedule and detailed budget. Once approved sourcing and penciling these resources and negotiating contracts is essential.

      Production is all about the detail, producing production schedules and maintaining the budgets. It's crucial to make sure all legal requirements are complied with during filming including copyright laws and union agreements.

      Post-production is all about the delivery, keeping on top of post-production, making sure all rights and permissions have been obtained. Additionally, finalizing all cost delivery for final production folder and show.

      • Localization

      You'll strategically drive and develop localization as a day to day business for our company. Therefore, you'll work with various departments involved in the process of localizing program in different ways and languages - from subtitling to voice over and LipSync.

      • Special Projects

      You'll develop and manage special projects in close alignment with the content department and various other stakeholders.

      • Give strategic direction & business development

      Together with your manager, you'll be involved in driving the business further with the overall goal to build a global media network for our company.

      Your experience includes:

      (proven performance in)

      • Solid and senior production management background with experience in working alongside with development teams
      • Track record of successful achievements within media, broadcast or new media sector
      • Good understanding of technology market, production processes and new media platforms.
      • Up to date knowledge of relevant broadcaster, union regulations, Health and Safety legislation, legal requirements and associated procedures, e.g. Copyright, Data Protection, Employment Law, etc.
      • Highly developed communication and negotiation skills, diplomacy and strong persuasiveness
      • Excellent organization skills and an ability to manage own time and that of others effectively
      • Appreciation of the complexities of working in a large-scale, global organisation and experience managing diverse internal stakeholder interests
      • Initiative and creative approach to problem solving with an eye for detail
      • Enjoyment of working under pressure and meeting tight deadlines.
      • Positive and outgoing approach, inspiring others
      • Media degree beneficial
      • Proficiency in English; other languages are a plus

      Travel up to: 25%

      In your cover letter, please include an explanation of why your experience is specifically relevant to this role at Red Bull. We want to see your personal style - what makes you tick and why you think your next opportunity is here with us.

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      Due to legal reasons we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary according to the collective agreement for this position, which is EUR 2540 gross per month. However, our attractive compensation package is based on market-oriented salaries and is therefore significantly above the stated minimum salary.