Full Job Description
We have a simple mission at Calm: To make the world a happier and healthier place.
The heart of Calm is digital but the brand is expanding offline into a variety of products and services that bring more peace, clarity and perspective into people’s busy lives. We are building Calm into the Nike of the Mind. We believe Calm can become one of the most valuable and meaningful brands in the world.
Over 75 Million people have downloaded the app and we are growing by 100,000 new downloads a day. The company is profitable and headquartered in San Francisco, CA.
Calm was co-founded by Alex Tew (Million Dollar Homepage) and Michael Acton Smith (Mind Candy, Moshi Monsters, Firebox).
This position reports to the Head of Sleep Stories and supports all areas of the Sleep Story production process, from overseeing authors and editors, to narrator auditions and managing recording sessions, to leading the post-production process.
Coordinate relevant performer agreements with legal team
Review draft stories and provide notes to writers and editors
Draft and send script synopses to design team for tile artwork
Review scripts and provide briefs on SFX and music for post-production team
Coordinate with narrators and schedule recording sessions
Remotely direct a portion of Sleep Story recording sessions
Draft supporting copy for Sleep Story in-app descriptions and marketing assets
Upload assets to Asana and update internal production trackers
Work cross-functionally with the design, content, legal, engineering, marketing, and PR teams to coordinate assets and timelines, ensuring successful Sleep Story launches
Well-rounded balance of creative, production, and business skills
Detail-oriented and highly organized
Independent, autonomous, and entrepreneurial
Generalist understanding of all stages in the production process
Experience working with and providing feedback to writers (preferably fiction) and actors
Experience directing voice over talent
Excellent project management skills
Sharp communication skills: verbal, writing, presentation
Calm under pressure
Strong work ethic
Adaptability and strong desire to learn new skills
Comfortable working in a growing technology enterprise (software tools, remote work, flexible hours, fast pace)
Assertive: Able to communicate among teammates to get things done
Competitive salary and equity
We pay your medical, dental, & vision insurance premiums
Life insurance and disability benefits
Opportunity to work with a product focused on making the world happier and healthier
And much more!