Kulfi Collective

Sr. Lead - Producer | Keeda Media

  • Production
  • Full-time
  • Mumbai, IN
  • Remote friendly

Company Background

Keeda Media is an original content studio focussed on building original content IPs that shape culture and ignite social discourse amongst young audiences across India and the world.


Job Responsibilities

  • Spearhead efforts to develop and cultivate relationships with emerging industry talent (i.e. producers, directors, subjects, and on-camera talent) in order to source ideas which will be developed into non-fiction projects

  • Manage Keeda’s pipeline of projects and ensure appropriate resources are being deployed to meet timelines

  • Be the custodian of internal production processes with a sound understanding of production in various formats

  • Serve as the key production lead on all projects in pre development, development and production and ensuring alignment with Keeda’s mission

  • Work in close partnership with all internal and external stakeholders to drive projects from script to screen

  • Ensure all protocols and policies of Finance, Rights & Clearances, S&P and Legal departments are adhered to for every project in development

  • Liaise with internal teams as and when necessary to at various stages of pre- or post-development

  • Build, maintain and update Keeda’s filters and organisational mission through the projects we chose to pursue

  • Serve as a key contributor to the overall Keeda strategy as part of the leadership team

  • Responsible for managing, motivating, and driving other junior members of the development team

  • Liaison to other departments including Production, Finance and Legal as and when the need arises


Requirements

Essential

  • Has around 8-12 yrs of work experience in content creation and/or content production of non-fiction IPs

  • An ability to successfully identify emerging talent, and cultivate relationships with producers, directors, writers, agents, directors, and actors

  • Understands the responsibilities of being a producer and the kind of demands that come from holding a project together

  • A strong knowledge and understanding of tone and genre of non-fiction content, of the underlying structure long form narratives and of the emotional impact different types of stories have on Gen Y & Gen Z audiences

  • An ability to identify projects with creative and commercial potential, and use their networks and skills to transform the initial premise into a compelling property

  • A thorough understanding of the needs of production requirement to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget

Desirable

  • Should have a curious mind and ideally consume non-fiction content across genres and formats

  • Should be interested in non-fiction content across music, culture, gender, identity, sports, gaming and crypto

  • Should understand how media businesses run and operate

  • Should be keen to adapt to a startup culture, adopting processes and tools, working with a constantly evolving landscape

Remote restrictions

  • Must be a resident of India