SUPPORTING FOUNDERS AND INSPIRING INNOVATION


We are on a mission here at LAUNCH to support founders and inspire innovation -- care to join us? 

We are a small team who host the LAUNCH Festival (the largest startup event in the world), produce the popular podcast “This Week in Startups” (TWiST) and run the LAUNCH Incubator. We invest millions of dollars into 40 promising founders per year, some of which go on to change the world.

Studio Director

To be considered for this SF-based position, you MUST apply here: https://launchevents.typeform.com/to/igRDYB

Responsibilities:

As Studio Director, you’ll direct two audio/video podcasts, "This Week in Startups," a twice-weekly show in its 7th year with an audience of 150,000+ and "Angel," featuring the world's greatest investors. You'll manage video, audio, and live-stream recording of events and incubator classes. You'll also help us design our new studio, and manage relationships with external podcasters and producers who will rent the studio 2x/week.

You need to be driven, clever, hard-working and a team player. We’re looking for missionaries, not mercenaries at LAUNCH.

Skills Required:

  • Able to multitask in a fast-paced audio and video environment
  • 5 years working in Adobe Creative Suite -- 5 years editing audio and video under tight deadlines
  • 5 years coordinating AV vendor relationships
  • Firm understanding and experience with audio recording in many different environments (ex: outdoors, indoors with audience, indoors in studio, etc.)
  • Able to manage ADs, outside producers.
  • Able to coordinate the studio schedule & juggle many projects at once

Awesome if you have:

  • Background knowledge of and passion for entrepreneurship and tech startups
  • NewTek Tricaster chops
  • Live event producing portfolio

Required experience:

  • Directing, audio directing, video directing, editing, managing: 5 years

Local candidates only: San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Job-Type: Full-time

Apply Here: https://launchevents.typeform.com/to/igRDYB