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Business Development builds partnerships to get Netflix on popular device platforms to make it easy for consumers to discover and enjoy Netflix. Internally, our team is an exemplar of cross-functional coordination deeply engaged with product, marketing, content licensing, network operations, finance and legal. Externally, our team leads the charge to make Netflix available via hundreds of millions of devices: from consumer electronics companies building the smarter SmartTVs and smartphones, to new entertainment devices from companies like Amazon, Apple and Google, to enabling consumers to access and pay for Netflix with the click of a button through their PayTV set-top box. However you watch Netflix today the chances are that our business development team has played a role in making it happen.
- Tokyo, Japan
- Business Development
We are seeking an assistant to provide support for our Business Development, Partner Marketing, and Legal teams in the Tokyo office. The role focuses on both coordination and administrative tasks. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, quick-thinking, flexible, and able to juggle multiple and diverse responsibilities with a strong emphasis on organization and an unwavering attention to detail at all times. This is a demanding and fast moving position that requires someone who is able to exercise good judgment and significant initiative.
Our content teams are responsible for acquiring, developing, and producing compelling stories for subscribers around the world. From TV series, film, kids programming, documentaries, docu-series, stand-up, talk shows and reality shows, to other forms of experimental story-telling, Netflix content teams work relentlessly to entertain audiences in many languages.
Manager, Physical Production (Anime) - Japan
- Tokyo, Japan
We are seeking an experienced Production Executive to join the International Originals Physical Production team to help manage our slate of Netflix Original and third party co-produced Anime productions. Responsibilities include establishing and curating relations with producers and production companies, reviewing budgets and supporting/suggesting best production practices. The position will work closely with our Creative, Post Production and other internal teams along with series producers to ensure the efficient delivery of the series.. This position will report to the Director of Physical Production APAC in Singapore. Together, this team is responsible for supervising all aspects of physical production with our Anime projects.The Opportunity: Fueled by the broad appeal of being able to instantly enjoy unlimited movies and TV shows, Netflix has grown to have over 117 million streaming members worldwide. With continued international expansion and a move into original film acquisition and production underway, it's a great time to join Netflix.The Role: A successful candidate will be self-motivated, proactive, quick-thinking, flexible, able to pivot when necessary, thorough and able to juggle multiple and diverse responsibilities with a strong emphasis on organization and an unwavering attention to detail at all times. This is a demanding and fast moving position that requires someone who is a proactive and positive thinker, able to exercise good judgment, initiative, and has an in depth knowledge of the Anime genre and production process.Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
The Content Operations team is responsible for the successful localization, delivery, and quality of all content-related assets for Netflix. This team includes Content Quality Control, Content Localization, and Content Distribution. They strive to provide the best customer playback experience while scaling the growth of the Netflix global catalog across 20+ languages and driving quality through expertise, data, and innovation.
Master Quality Control Specialist- Asia
- Tokyo, Japan
- Content Operations
Netflix is the world’s leading Internet TV network, with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including award-winning original content. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments. The Content Operations team is central to this experience: We assess each asset to ensure that we have the highest-quality content on our service so that customers have the best experience. The RoleThe Master Quality Control Specialist will be responsible for managing the QC process for Asia-based Original Content. The ideal candidate will have a deep level of technical Audio/Video experience as well as hands-on experience enforcing quality standards, building vendor relationships, providing training and evaluating vendor metrics. This person will be the QC contact for the region representing Netflix to our production and QC vendors; assessing the current QC practices; continuing to evolve best practices to achieve Netflix quality standards; and spearheading operational projects to scale QC workflow.
Project Manager, Content Distribution - Japan
- Tokyo, Japan
- Content Operations
Do you have a passion for film and TV? Are you a natural problem-solver? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment and keep cool under pressure? Do you get excited about helping to bring amazing stories to over 100M people worldwide? If you just said "check, check, check, and check," this role could be for you. The Content Distribution Project Manager manages the successful global launch of film and TV content. Not only will s/he manage multiple external relationships, but s/he will also partner with various internal cross-functional teams to bring both licensed and original content to our customers globally. This job is based in Tokyo, Japan.
The FP&A team at Netflix is an embedded organization that helps to support and partner with all of the company’s functional departments in the areas of financial planning, forecasting and strategic analysis. Collectively, we drive and manage the overall P&L outlook for Netflix, and serve as point-of-contact to our business partners in the areas of finance, strategy and analysis.
Senior Manager, Marketing Planning & Analysis - Japan
- Tokyo, Japan
- Financial Planning and Analysis
As Netflix continues to grow and expand, we are looking for a talented team member to support Marketing Planning & Analysis in the Japan market. Marketing leadership relies heavily on the Marketing Planning & Analysis team to inform important business decisions with actionable data-driven insights.In this role, you will need to be highly analytical, a strong problem solver and effective communicator. You must thrive in a fast-paced environment, possess a high level of intellectual curiosity, and focus on generating results.The team needs a self-starter, who is able to work effectively, autonomously and drive projects with the Japan Marketing team and cross-functionally with Consumer Insights, Data Science & Engineering, Science & Algorithms, Payments, etc. You must display strong initiative for anticipating and meeting the business demands of senior-level business managers.The position is based at our Tokyo office and involves close coordination with members of the marketing team in both Japan, APAC and the US. You will report to the Director, Marketing Planning & Analysis for APAC, based in Singapore, and will be a key thought partner and go-to person for the Marketing team of Netflix Japan, and the Japan Marketing VP.
The legal team at Netflix is focused on collaborating with our business partners to find effective, efficient solutions. From transactions to public policy to litigation to advice and counsel, our lawyers are trusted advisors who help foster innovation.
Counsel/Sr. Counsel, Marketing/PR
- Tokyo, Japan
With over 117 Million subscribers enjoying great content throughout the globe, it's an exciting time to work at Netflix. We are looking for a talented and experienced attorney to provide legal support for our marketing and communications teams in Japan. The successful candidate will advise on a host of entertainment marketing and communications initiatives, with particular focus on our global and Japanese original titles (e.g., series, films, documentaries, stand-up and unscripted programming). This is an opportunity to be part of a public company with a great consumer brand and to help Netflix shape the future of digital media. The legal team at Netflix is focused on collaborating with its business partners to help foster innovation. The ideal candidate will welcome the opportunity to be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial organization and thrive in new and developing areas of the law. REQUIREMENTSThe successful candidate will have several years of broad-based advertising, promotions, marketing, production, e-commerce and consumer protection experience, preferably with a focus on entertainment and/or media. In house experience preferred. Expertise drafting and negotiating agreements in one or more of the following areas: partner co-promotions, marketing agreements (including creative and advertising agency agreements, offline and online advertising media buys and other deals, and sponsorships) and entertainment production agreements. Experience partnering with marketing and communications teams and working with cable or satellite companies, broadcasters or entertainment companies. Strong English and Japanese language skills are required. He or she must be excited to be part of high performing culture.
Marketing focuses on creating demand for the content you can only watch on Netflix. We view this a baton pass from one great title to the next so we are always part of the consumer zeitgeist with something new and exciting to watch. This accumulation of must watch titles creates a tipping point for consumers - we have so much great content your friends are talking about that it triggers you to finally sign up for Netflix. To do this, we have built a global team of skilled marketers focused on making people excited for the next big Netflix title.
Head of Social Media - Japan
- Tokyo, Japan
Netflix is on the hunt for a Director to grow and lead the social media team for Japan. If you’re the kind of person who wants to change how global viewers experience TV and movies, is passionate about how consumers behave online, follows the tech firms, and loves movies and TV, then perhaps you’ll take the crown. This is a management position. The Director will lead a team of Netflix employees and agency partners, and will need to inspire our highly skilled group of social experts to perform their best. We’re seeking an individual with a high EQ, who can navigate the intersection of Netflix and Japanese business cultures. It will require strong partnership and collaboration with other Japan and California based leaders in marketing and comms, biz dev, product, and content. The role reports to the VP of Global Social Media.The successful candidate will show the curiosity to learn about the Netflix business quickly to ensure campaigns impact the business goals in one of our newest and most important growth markets. The right leader will guide the team as they build the social conversation amid a rapidly changing entertainment landscape - and a tricky social media market - establishing the SVOD category, creating word of mouth, attracting new members, and building the brand reputation.It’s also a highly creative role. We believe that the power of an endorsed impression is more valuable than a paid advertisement, and we work to earn as many impressions as possible before buying them. The Director will work closely with the regional leaders and agencies to make a broad set of Netflix original titles as shareable as possible in the Japanese market, creating cultural phenomena and igniting fan behavior in the process. The Director will need to have impeccable creative taste, vision, and a strong instinct for stories that will get consumers talking.The right hire will bring a deep knowledge of the social media landscape, including strong relationships with social media platforms and understanding the new consumer behaviors emerging everyday. In particular, the person will need to innovate and push the envelope when it comes to entertainment campaigns in Japan. The Director will have 10 years’ experience with some combination of consumer brand, media, entertainment, and agency work in marketing and communications, and several years experience managing a team.If all of the above sounds like your cup of tea, the Netflix culture attracts daredevils who exhibit good judgment, innovation, selflessness, courage, impact, candid communication, passion, and curiosity. Read the Netflix culture deck. If it resonates for you, maybe you’re the right person to join the Netflix leadership team.
Social Media Manager - Japan
- Tokyo, Japan
It’s not often there’s an opportunity to join a company that is changing consumer habits all over the world, and challenging an entire industry at the same time. The social manager role at Netflix is a blend of strategy and creative, responsible for launching social campaigns that get people so excited for the Netflix brand and original titles that they sign up.From a strategy standpoint, the manager will need to understand the Japanese market, our broad Netflix business goals, and local social behavior to lay out what it will take to win the word of mouth game in one of our growth markets. The successful candidate will display the curiosity to learn the Netflix business, analyze high volumes of information quickly, and make smart choices. You will have a great opportunity to represent the Japanese local context and help many colleagues from content, product and marketing approach the market with confidence. Creatively, our goal on the marketing team is to build campaigns that prioritize earned media and social conversation. With our original titles and a strong brand, we try to earn as many impressions as we can get before buying them. The social leader will manage agencies, develop creative, and even work with talent from time to time. He or she will need to have impeccable taste, vision for how to stand out from the competition, and a strong instinct for ideas that will get consumers talking. In addition to shaping the Netflix brand in Japan, you will work closely with the originals team in Hollywood to make our shows relevant for Japanese viewers. The right hire will bring a deep knowledge of the social media landscape, including a strong understanding not only of their features and technology, but of the new consumer behaviors emerging everyday. We work in a fast-moving environment like a newsroom, constantly mining conversation for insights and ideas, and shaping how consumers and media think about us. A little bit about the team:-With social managers from nearly every major country around the world, we’re a bit like the UN of social media-We love a good pun-We aren’t afraid to get our hands dirty and don’t think community management is a dirty word-We have a head for business. We understand working in a corporate context even though we find ways to bring our personality to work-We love movies and TV and could talk about it for hours. We keep a running spreadsheet on Making a Murderer theories, share lists of our favorite TV episodes of the year, and sometimes go to the movies togetherThe manager will have 7+ years of experience with some combination of consumer brand, media, entertainment, and agency work in marketing and communications. Our culture attracts daredevils who exhibit good judgment, innovation, selflessness, courage, impact, candid communication, passion, and curiosity. Read the culture memo. If it resonates for you, maybe you’re the right person to join the Netflix team.
Integrated Producer, Marketing Operations - Japan
- Tokyo, Japan
It's an amazing time to join Netflix as we continue shaping the future of global entertainment. We are bringing new stories to millions of people worldwide by promoting our original, exclusive content. Marketing Operations at Netflix brings creative concepts and strategy to life at global scale through technical innovation. We are looking for an Integrated Producer to lead creative innovation, concepting and production of best-in-class marketing campaigns for the Japan market. In this role, you will be responsible for managing the end-to-end production process of our market specific campaign initiatives with a predominant digital and social focus. This means that you thrive in environment that requires you to bridge creative and technical needs. You are an avid user of both your left and right brain. The RoleBased in Tokyo and reporting to the Senior Manager of Marketing Operations, you will join a team of Integrated Producers to ensure creative materials for online and offline campaigns in the Japan market is tailor made to the country’s needs.
The Media Engineering and Partnerships team is focused on guiding the film and television industry into the future and enabling a simple, scale-able, elegant path towards delivering source media to Netflix. We help filmmakers, producers, and content creators embrace new technology including, 4K, High Dynamic Range, and High Frame Rate. As we continue our transformation to a next-generation studio and expand our streaming service’s global footprint, we strive to understand and source the best possible vendors for production and post-production services, localization and media processing around the world. We seek innovative partners, willing to lean forward as we continue to delight our members globally with great stories told by talented people.Through global partnerships cultivated by our team, we are ensuring that the content we create and acquire takes full advantage of the most advanced technology in the media industry.
There are no current job openings on the Media Engineering and Partnerships Team
The Partner Devices organization works with companies like Apple, Samsung, Google, LG, and Sony to bring Netflix to TVs, phones, tablets, and Pay TV set-top-boxes worldwide. Our goal is to ensure the best possible Netflix experience on the widest possible range of devices.
Partner Devices includes five individual teams. Ecosystem Engineering works closely with partners to integrate Netflix into devices. Those integrations are validated by Certification using a cloud-based automation platform built by Partner Tools. Roadmaps for device-related technologies are managed by Product, and Engagement owns our partner relationships and guides each integration project.
Nearly all Netflix members discover, use, or pay for Netflix through one or more partner devices, and leveraging our partner ecosystem is a key element of our successful global growth.
Partner Engagement Manager (PEM) - Japan
- Tokyo, Japan
- Partner Devices
We're looking for a best-of-the-best leader to own our engagement with top-tier device and operator partners. You'll manage all aspects of your partnerships to deliver an amazing Netflix experience across a range of devices.The Partner Devices organization at Netflix works with companies like Apple, Samsung, Google, Sony, Panasonic, ISP providers, mobile and cable operators, etc. to bring Netflix to TVs, phones, tablets, and Pay TV set-top-boxes worldwide. Our goal is to ensure the best possible Netflix experience on the widest possible range of devices.We are looking for someone passionate about high impact problem solving in a rapidly changing space. You are a business leader with a strong technical background, a deep knowledge of consumer electronics, telecom and cable operators. You are a strong collaborator and comfortable working with regional and global teams. Netflix is a data driven, transparent and feedback centric workplace, and we look for people who love a challenge and can adapt and innovate in a rapidly changing environment.
The role of the Global Communications team is to enhance, protect and defend the company’s brand, business and people by getting the best possible media coverage of Netflix. We create awareness of Netflix and its attributes through storytelling across a wide-range of traditional earned media platforms; newspapers, magazines, TV and radio news.
Manager, Content Publicity/PR
- Tokyo, Japan
Fueled by the broad appeal of being able to instantly enjoy unlimited movies and TV shows, Netflix has grown to have over 117 million streaming members in over 190 countries. This is a great opportunity to join a team that is spearheading and handling publicity campaigns for the largest Internet TV network in the world, with a chance to work on series that features high production value from the brightest filmmakers and actors around the world, using the latest technology. This role reports to Head of PR, Japan.
Consumer PR Manager - Japan
- Tokyo, Japan
We are looking for a talented Public Relations professional with a strong understanding of the consumer and media landscape across Japan. A successful candidate must be a good thinker of “Earn before you buy.”The Consumer PR Manager will be a member of a small, seasoned group of professionals helping formulate, execute, and sustain a global media strategy for Netflix in Japan. The Communications function is viewed by Netflix senior management as strategically critical to building on the company's already impressive success in a fast-changing, highly competitive global media landscape.The successful candidate will help build the Netflix brand and its service in Japan market making use of multiple earned media channels, including broadcast, print, and online. Working with agency partners, this professional will be critical in promoting Netflix as a Brand including how we fit into people's lives through our content, our technology and our unique service. Working closely with the Publicity, Marketing, and Social Media teams, this person will help build integrated 360 brand campaigns. The role has strong cross functional interaction with teams both in the US, Europe and Asia with a high level of visibility and impact within the business.Understanding of the intersection between PR and social within the digital landscape is key.
The Product Creative team partners with studios, external creative agencies and internal cross-functional teams to acquire, approve, design, and deploy all media representing titles on the Netflix service. This is inclusive of artwork, motion graphics and trailers localized across Netflix’s global catalog. Our purpose is to create the most compelling discovery experience to connect our members to the content they love.
Creative Producer (Japan)
- Tokyo, Japan
- Product Creative
:Netflix is the world's leading Internet television network with members enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies each day. As part of the Design organization, the Product Creative team partners with content providers to acquire, approve, design, and publish all artwork and product assets representing titles on the Netflix service. Our purpose is to create the most compelling discovery experience to connect our millions of subscribers across 190 countries to the content they love.This is your chance to influence the industry’s approach to creative with a focus on local Japanese content for Netflix’s dynamic and innovative platform!This role is based in Netflix’s Tokyo office.The Role:As a Creative Producer, you will oversee the acquisition, creation, design, QC, and language localization of artwork and Product specific assets that represent licensed titles on the Netflix service. You will build and strengthen relationships externally with Japanese and global studio partners and creative agencies and internally with cross-functional Netflix teams. You will educate partners on our style guide and delivery requirements to ensure high technical and creative quality standards.You are a strategic thinker with excellent organizational skills with a disciplined approach to project management. You know how to prioritize while navigating and thriving in a fast-paced, high-volume, high-impact environment. You are proactive, self-motivated, and adaptable. “Stagnant” isn’t in your vocabulary. Articulate, thoughtful written and verbal communication is second nature. You work as well collaboratively as you do independently. You possess great interpersonal skills with the ability to voice opinions and give feedback. You enjoy tackling challenges head-on and finding creative solutions.
Originals Creative Producer (Anime)
- Tokyo, Japan
- Product Creative
As part of a creative team within the product organization, the Originals Creative Producer (Anime) is in a unique position to blend the data based A/B testing realm with the highly creative world of Netflix Originals. The Product Creative team creates compelling assets to connect our subscribers to the Netflix content they love. Producers brainstorm, coordinate, and socialize creative strategy with multiple stakeholder teams to ensure seamless launches on a global scale. They use both the left and right brain equally and requiring a personality and skill set that can easily go from art to science and back again. This is your chance to help transform how Netflix anime originals are presented to and perceived by millions of members across 190 countries. At Netflix, we have an insatiable need to continually improve our product experience and the creative elements that support it. This opportunity is involved in some of the most innovative and challenging parts of the business. It's an exciting time to join! This role is based in our Tokyo office and will require frequent travel to California and other locales as the business needs require with an upfront 6 week training period in Los Angeles and Los Gatos headquarters. Responsibilities The Originals Creative Producer (Anime) is responsible for launching Netflix anime original titles on the Netflix streaming service; overseeing the lifespan of a show from ideation to product deployment across multiple platforms. You will leverage content, marketing, PR, social campaign elements, product strategy and testing to create a suite of assets that surprise and delight our 100M+ Netflix subscribers. Success is not only based on creating the most varied and visually stimulating cache of assets but also coordinating across numerous internal and external stakeholder groups. The ability to form close relationships with various groups within Netflix is just as critical as with studio and showrunner partners. You'll create strong partnerships with creative directors, agencies, studios and other cross-functional teams to define the creative look and feel of a title which can travel internationally—telling a story through static artwork, motion, graphics and video elements. Garnering an extremely deep understanding of product and content strategies will be inherent to your success as well.
The Product Management team is responsible for anything a non-member or member touches when they come to the service. This team aims to improve the experiences across the diverse device ecosystem with the goal of delighting our members by offering an amazing, personalized experience that will allow them to discover relevant content.
There are no current job openings on the Product Management Team