Investigative Studios is currently hiring for the following role of Senior Producer.

Please send resume, cover letter and links to previous work to

Senior Producer

Investigative Studios is seeking a Senior Producer with a stellar track record of producing independent documentaries and/or series. This position requires significant experience in the documentary film space and the ability to bring projects from early development through to production and distribution.

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing ideas for new projects in coordination with Investigative Studios team
  • Pitching works in progress or in development to potential distribution partners
  • Creating and managing production schedule and budget for each project
  • Hiring key crew and talent as projects progress into production
  • Planning interviews and shoots, including leading team on set
  • Guiding stories through production process, including working with editor
  • Developing partnerships with production companies and others to bring projects to completion


  • 7+ years as a documentary producer, including understanding of the documentary landscape and key players
  • Existing network of contacts within the documentary industry
  • Ability to lead and manage multiple creative projects at once
  • Strong organizational skills including ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Strong interpersonal skills, expert written and verbal communication
  • Proven ability to handle sensitive and confidential information
  • Willingness to travel, as needed

Please send resume, cover letter and links to previous work to
This position is based in Berkeley, CA.