Executive Producer, Post Production

Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Chicago, IL, US, 60654

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 48547 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit, and Yummly. In 2020, the company reported approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees, and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers. 

 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.

SUMMARY

Whirlpool Corporation is seeking an Executive Producer, Post Production who will be an integral part of an exciting and first of its kind new division: Project X. Tasked with innovating the consumer experience and building the future of marketing at Whirlpool, Project X is the next generation of in-house advertising, storytelling and experience. With deep support from executive leadership, armed with the latest digital marketing tools, and award-winning creative and experienced talent, our goal is nothing short of super-charging Whirlpool Corporation through investing in creativity and improving consumers’ lives inside millions of homes.

Leading the work for iconic brands like Jennair, KitchenAid, Whirlpool, Maytag, Amana, and more, this highly visible, business-critical division will be heavily invested in increasing the total output of campaigns, content, analytics, design, experiences, digital tools, and service innovations. At the edge of the Chicago Riverwalk, Project X’s North American headquarters is located in the historic Reid Murdoch Building

From the dream builders and problem slayers, to the operational masters and data maestros, to the magic makers…we want you!

 

In this role, you will be responsible for resourcing and overseeing post production projects from intake through delivery.
 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage all post production staff including editors, motion graphics artists, producers, etc.
  • Manage all contractors and contractor spend
  • Manage post production on all projects as they progress through our in-house facility.
  • Liaise between internal departments – creative, production, project management – and  ensure smooth workflow and delivery of assets to schedule.
  • Arrange kick off meetings, briefings with creative, and assign resources to each project.
  • Oversight and accountable for quality control.
  • Oversee technical operations of the video production capability

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE

  • 10+ years of experience in post production including content and / or advertising.
  • Production, Advertising, Film Studio, Content and/or Media Agency experience.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Can execute effective content and creative concepts.
  • Can work across the department and collaborate with all teams.
  • Solutions-oriented and resilient; approaches challenges and roadblocks with ideas.
  • Technical problem-solving abilities.
  • Management skills to direct internal staff, outside vendors and partners.
  • Must be able to mediate problems to arrive at best solution for all involved.

This position requires a full Covid 19 vaccination

 

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At Whirlpool Corporation, we value and celebrate diversity. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity and prohibits any discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable law.


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