Executive Producer

Elsbethen, Austria

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Passionate about sourcing and commissioning, ideation, co-production and overseeing sports film productions from start to finish? Then this could be for you!

Starting in this role you'll be aware of the latest releases and be able to identify the best-in-class action- and general sport documentaries as well as serialised content suitable for both in-house programming and commercial exploitation. Moreover, you'll be responsible for these projects from start to finish on behalf of Red Bull Studios. You 'll work on several projects in parallel and the level of involvement will vary.


Areas that play to your strengths

All the responsibilities we'll trust you with:


In this role, you'll develop innovative, high-quality long form and serialized productions - of all forms, across all platforms - ensuring they are delivered in line with Red Bull's brand and editorial values. You'll work closely with an international roster of production companies overseeing the production process from the concept phase to delivery.


You'll be able to manage projects while leading them efficiently, negotiate and draft contracts together with our legal team, and create business models for releases that are best suited for commercial exploitation.


To ensure a healthy mix of long-format content for our own platforms, you'll be in contact with content providers and production companies and negotiate and acquire Tentpole content in close coordination with the owned platform programming team.


Another exciting aspect is that you'll be pitching ideas internally to stakeholders as well as to partnerships/co-pros and distribution. You'll ensure effective workflows with other departments such as communications and marketing to ensure transparency and efficiency to enable a successful release of each project.


Your areas of knowledge and expertise

That matter most for this role:

  • Passionate and experienced producer in an established Media Market with at least 5 years meaningful work experience in content production or commissioning.
  • Proven track record sourcing and producing distinctive content, long-form, mid-form, and short- form and an avid follower of media trends and industry innovations.
  • Editorial expertise, with the ability to evaluate and give clear, constructive feedback on ideas, treatments, and productions.
  • Skills in managing and guiding production partners and a broad knowledge of media production methods.
  • Team-player and self-starter mentality with excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • University degree or equivalent work experience
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken. Additional languages such as French, German, Spanish and Portuguese are an asset.
  • Travel 25%


Got what it takes?

In your application 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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As an employer, we value diversity and support people in developing their potential and strengths, realizing their ideas and seizing opportunities. The job advertisement is aimed at all people equally, regardless of age, skin colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation or origin. Due to legal reasons we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary according to the collective agreement for this position, which is EUR2.191 gross per month. However, our attractive compensation package is based on market-oriented salaries and is therefore significantly above the stated minimum salary.