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Producer / Project Manager (m/f/d)

kurzgesagt is looking for you as Producer / Project Manager (m/f/d).
We are looking for immediate full-time support at our locations in Munich or Berlin to expand our brand in the international market.

As a Producer / Project Manager you will be responsible for the video production and the development of the non-English speaking channels of kurzgesagt and the development of new markets, as well as the licensing of our content outside of YouTube. You will plan and oversee the projects in your area of responsibility from start to finish. You will not only monitor the adherence to milestones and deadlines, but also ensure that the budget is met.

You are also passionate about science and would like to be responsible for exceptional products? You want to work in a young team in a collegial atmosphere? Then our team is the right place to work for you!

Your tasks

  • Focus on the expansion of our YouTube video content on the international market
  • Licensing of our content for other platforms
  • Independent control of projects in the field of video production in close cooperation with the internal creative teams
  • Supervision of YouTube channels
  • Coordination of projects incl. creation of roadmap, definition of milestones as well as creation of budget and resource plans
  • Project controlling and reporting: monitoring of costs, milestones, deadlines as well as success control
  • Selection and coordination of external service providers

Your profile

  • 5 years of professional experience as a producer / project manager in the YouTube sector
  • Experience in coordinating projects and managing interdisciplinary teams
  • Experience with video production and/or animation video production
  • Experience in licensing video content
  • Confident with all standard MS Office programs, Apple software and Adobe Creative Cloud
  • High level of personal responsibility, strong interpersonal skills and strong communication skills
  • Creative and entrepreneurial thinking, proactive approach and hands-on mentality
  • You enjoy independent, cross-functional and team-oriented work
  • You are characterized by analytical and structured thinking and solution-oriented action
  • You appreciate a dynamic environment and bring along the necessary flexibility
  • Business fluent in German and English

Our profile

Kurzgesagt is the largest European science and knowledge channel on YouTube with more than 16 million subscribers.

Our mission is to get people all over the world excited about science and to make knowledge accessible and exciting. That’s why we produce high-quality videos for our YouTube channel on the topics of space, biology, technology and philosophy. A mix of serious and entertaining topics. For our store, we create elaborate products related to our kurzgesagt world of topics which also inspire thousands of people outside the kurzgesagt universe worldwide.

We offer

  • Collaboration in the continuous expansion of the science brand kurzgesagt with insight at one of the largest YouTube channels originating in Germany
  • Diverse and exciting tasks and projects
  • Perspective and opportunity for development
  • Collaborative and independent work in an environment with flat hierarchies
  • Interaction with creative, enthusiastic people
  • Option of (partially) working remotely
  • A collegial working atmosphere including company parties and other team events
  • Financial contribution to memberships in fitness studios and to public transport tickets, free beverages, fresh fruit and sweets
  • Working in the middle of Munich (near the central station) or in Berlin Kreuzberg
Are you interested?

Please send your application documents including salary expectations and earliest possible start date via E-Mail to Marc Zwiechowski at jobs@kurzgesagt.org. Please indicate subject "Producer/Project Manager" for your E-Mail application.