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The Executive Director will oversee and manage Investigative Studios and its productions. This position will form and lead a team of reporters and filmmakers in the production of documentaries covering subjects critical to the public interest. This is a leadership position that combines responsibility for the development and oversight of investigative productions along with representing the company with distributors and the public. The Executive Director articulates the vision that defines Investigative Studios’ voice and is the architect-manager responsible for keeping its productions on schedule and on budget.
Studios needs a truly inspirational leader who not only knows an important story when they see it but can also raise the funds to pursue it. Additionally, the Executive Director will coordinate its educational role with the Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley and ensure that the newest generation of investigative reporters obtains meaningful training on projects that are destined for wide distribution. The Executive Director will manage Studios’ formal affiliation and financial ties with UC Berkeley. This position reports to the Board of Directors.
The ideal candidate is an experienced filmmaker and journalist, a gifted storyteller who also possesses the management skills to lead the organization. We encourage diverse candidates to consider this position.