Sentai Filmworks Careers


Looking for a career where Magical Girls, Mecha combat, and More are the topics of the day? Join the team at Sentai Filmworks and find out what it takes to bring anime to America! Love for the medium is a big plus, but if you can show us your transformation sequence, you're totally in!

Current Openings:

Social Media Manager

Location: United States - Houston

Role Summary

Sentai Filmworks seeks a Social Media Manager to lead its fan outreach, franchise development, and online marketing initiative. This position will help craft the overall social media strategy to grow and support various anime franchises and lead the day-to-day publishing activities on social media to connect with our fans and grow that fan base exponentially. The position will be a key day-to-day contact and advisor to all primary business units within the company. The position will also be responsible for building excellent working relationships with inside and outside vendors to achieve departmental and company objectives.

Responsibilities

  • To inspire and enable sustained business, brand, and revenue growth for new release franchises and their related home video and merchandising derivatives
  • Be a product expert on new releases to combine deep knowledge of the brand with insight and expertise across our business and to our public
  • To provide a centralized franchise management team, delivering:
  • Leadership and oversight at a franchise level
  • Coordination of complex cross-divisional initiatives
  • Timely ‘one-company’ responses to proposals and questions
  • Management of flow of approval submissions
  • Recruit, cultivate, mentor and lead a small but highly kinetic, effective social marketing team
  • Identify opportunities and develop strategies to integrate more successfully with all of the company’s various business units
  • Manage and prioritize the promotional requests from key stakeholders who want to promote their activities across the social graph
  • Direct and manage day-to-day publishing activities for all social media channels
  • Work closely with counterparts in the Digital Streaming, Merchandising and Home Entertainment (DVD/Blu-ray) Departments
  • Willingness to “roll up the sleeves” and ability to directly execute departmental strategy by writing, tight, timely, and compelling copy under brutal time constraints
  • Manage the franchise status reports, capturing all on-going conversations and initiatives
  • Develop a direct relationship with platform partners at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc. to maximize our strategy and stay on top of the latest developments
  • Participate in the organization of events such as conventions, theatrical premieres, screenings, etc. and attend such events whenever possible

  • Qualifications

  • BA / BS required
  • An extremely effective and tactful communicator (oral and written)
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience in developing social media strategy and B to C publishing
  • A proven track record at managing brands in the social media space
  • Excellent knowledge of all forms of social media platforms and techniques
  • An ability to effectively manage expectations of multiple competing priorities and stakeholders to deliver successful results
  • Some experience working on global franchises and experience with international partners
  • Familiarity with anime genre

  • Eligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
  • Online or link to your portfolio showcasing your best work – THIS IS MANDATORY
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Apply Now!


    Graphic Designer

    Location: United States - Houston

    Role Summary

    Sentai Filmworks is looking to hire a self-driven, talented graphic designer to lead graphic design initiatives for the group and its affiliate brands across a range of marketing deliverables, primarily as it relates to advertising and social media. This position will work very closely with the marketing department to design great visuals across all marketing communication platforms promoting key brand and title objectives.

    Responsibilities

  • Create strong visuals for company brands in the digital space that are fun, intriguing, creative, engaging, and informative to connect fans across multiple platforms
  • Proficient in ability to create both static and dynamic assets (stills, original design, .gifs, etc.)
  • Creative origination of graphic material
  • Ability to quickly and graphically visualize design concepts, amends, or direction
  • Versatility to work from concept through to final artwork as needed
  • Patient, structured, and clear communicator with the ability to react positively to all design challenges
  • Ability to be a flexible member of the team
  • Can effectively prioritize, multi-task, and work in a fast-paced environment to meet deadlines consistently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Respond appropriately and influence teams when feedback of creative solutions is required or received

  • Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design, Digital Media, Fine Art, or a related field
  • 1-4 yrs experience
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite Programs (Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign)
  • Ability to create gifs and simple video in addition to converting gifs to video and vice-versa
  • Knowledge of and ability to create interesting photography for product
  • Knowledge of delivering and creating mechanical files for print
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects, last minute requests and hit deadlines
  • Ability to present and discuss ideas
  • Excellent communicator, enjoys talking and developing ideas
  • Enjoys working with others and collaborating in a team environment
  • Someone with a great attitude, loves design, and being creative
  • Mac literate

  • Eligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
  • Please include CURRENT RESUME and PORTFOLIO when applying
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Apply Now!


    Jr. Marketing Associate

    Location: United States - Houston

    Role Summary

    The Junior Marketing Associate will support the Sentai Filmworks and Anime Network marketing and social media strategies and contribute to its implementation and execution along with its other affiliate brands. The position will be a key member of the Marketing team, working collectively to achieve departmental and company objectives.

    Responsibilities

  • Be a product expert on new releases to actively contribute to social media strategy and content development
  • Manage and prioritize the promotional requests from key stakeholders
  • Work with creative and ADR to develop content and assets including but not limited to: brand and title graphics, editorial content, cross-channel and commercials, etc
  • Manage day-to-day publishing activities for social media channels
  • Work closely with counterparts in the Digital Streaming, VOD, SVOD, and other digital media platforms
  • Ability to directly execute departmental strategy by writing, tight, timely, and compelling copy on a quick-turn basis
  • Assist with the development of social analytics and reporting
  • Research new and emerging social platforms to identify opportunities for social platform expansion and/or evolution
  • Assist in developing, running and executing social sweepstakes and promotions
  • Contribute to copywriting, proofreading and distribution of: blog posts, Press Releases, eNewsletter, and eBlasts
  • Manage data entry for content in central data management tool
  • Work with cable partners to ensure proper distribution and cross-channel support
  • Work closely with customer service team to identify opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and loyalty

  • Qualifications

  • BA / BS. Marketing, Business, Communications or related field preferred
  • Minimum 1 – 2 years’ experience in executing and supporting social media strategy and B to C publishing
  • Effective B to B communication acumen
  • A proven track record at managing brands in the social media space
  • An ability to effectively manage expectations of multiple competing priorities and stakeholders to deliver successful results
  • Familiarity with anime genre preferred
  • Must be detail oriented with strong attention to follow-through and deadline management
  • Ability to prioritize, multitask, and manage time efficiently
  • Ability to roll-up sleeves and work in a fast-paced environment where the demands and directions of the work can frequently change.
  • Communicate effectively in both written and verbal form. Bilingual in Spanish is a plus
  • Flexible in work functions and duties
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Active contributor in meetings and brainstorms
  • Motivated, organized, self-starter with hands-on approach
  • Ability to learn new social platforms, systems, and software

  • Eligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
  • Please include CURRENT RESUME and PORTFOLIO when applying
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Apply Now!


    Dubbing Director

    Location: United States - Houston

    Role Summary

    We are seeking a seasoned creative professional to help us launch a new English dub production line. The Dubbing Director drives all creative aspects of our dubbing projects including writing, polishing, casting, auditions, voice-over, actor direction, timing, editing, and lip sync. The Dubbing Director is responsible for brilliant output under strict timelines that not only respects original source materials but also delivers delight and wonder to our fans.


    Qualifications

  • BA / BS in a related field is preferred
  • Minimum 1 – 2 years’ of related experience
  • An ability to effectively manage expectations of multiple competing priorities and stakeholders to deliver successful results
  • Familiarity with anime genre preferred
  • Must be detail oriented with strong attention to follow-through and deadline management
  • Ability to prioritize, multitask, and manage time efficiently
  • Ability to roll-up sleeves and work in a fast-paced environment where the demands and directions of the work can frequently change.
  • Flexible in work functions and duties

  • Eligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
  • Please include CURRENT RESUME and PORTFOLIO when applying
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Apply Now!