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Melbourne, Australia
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Genero is solving one of the largest challenges in the marketing and advertising industry, by providing a solution for brands to scale their video content production. We deliver very high quality video content, faster and more affordably, via our global community of 350,000 creators, and our leading collaborative software platform.

Genero has offices in London, Singapore, Sydney, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Melbourne, with further offices opening in 2018. Our growing client base includes Unilever, Diageo, HP, Trivago, IHG, Sony, Citibank, IAG, Tourism NZ, Pernod Ricard, every major record label and global music artists including Ringo Starr, Robert Plant, Muse, Moby, Alicia Keys and Ellie Goulding.

This is an incredible opportunity to join an innovative, dynamic and growing global company.

The role

The right person will be a commercially focussed leader, ideally with experience in global, fast growth businesses. Demonstrated experience helping technology and/or marketplaces grow would be very highly regarded. Taking ownership of finance, legal, HR and operations, you’ll play a vital role in assisting the CEOs to continue to grow and scale Genero globally.

Key responsibilities

  • Reporting to the CEO, you will be based at our head office in Melbourne and work very closely with our regional offices and MD’s in Sydney, Singapore, London and San Francisco.

  • This is a senior role but you will need to be hands-on, focused on advancing our important functions of finance, legal, operations and HR, taking them and our reporting to a more automated, timely and sophisticated level.

  • You will oversee the negotiation of important agreements across a range of key clients (including global brands/enterprises and platform partners), securing great outcomes in multiple countries.

  • You will play a key role in future capital raisings and help the company achieve successful returns for our shareholder base.

  • You will also be responsible for ensuring the company adheres to high standards of corporate governance, a key interface with the company’s board and shareholders, as well as our statutory/tax requirements in Australia and globally (working with relevant advisors where necessary).

  • You will need to be comfortable working with technology and software applications, as you and your team will work closely with our product and development team to integrate our systems and workflow for scale, as the business continues to grow globally.

Experience & Qualifications

  • 15+ years relevant experience in a CFO or COO role, and working with high-growth global businesses.

  • Tertiary qualified in Finance/Commerce including CA or CPA certified.

  • A combined Law degree will be very highly regarded.

  • A proven track record of working with enterprise clients and successfully completing challenging legal and commercial negotiations.

  • Experience managing and growing high-performance teams.

  • Experience in fundraising and an understanding of the various pathways to delivering returns for our shareholders.

  • You embrace technology and change, and are excited about Genero’s new, disruptive way of working.

  • Strategic and entrepreneurial, with an understanding of the advertising/marketing industry highly regarded.


  • Incredibly organised with attention to detail.

  • Excellent listening, negotiation and influencing skills.

  • Clear communicator.

  • Admired by clients and your team.

  • Proactive and flexible attitude.

  • Can do attitude and willing to roll up your sleeves in the initial stages, but also focus on the bigger opportunity ahead.

  • Inspires confidence and excitement within our culture.

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Client Director - US (New York)
New York, USA
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There is huge growing demand for video content from brands, to more effectively reach and engage audiences across all communication channels. The traditional model is too slow and expensive so brands are looking for a new solution.

Genero is a global video production marketplace, helping brands scale their video content production. We combine a global community of 350,000 creators with a leading-edge software platform and have the leading solution globally for brands looking to become more creative, agile and authentic.

Our clients are primarily large brands, including Unilever, Diageo, HP, Trivago and IHG. We are also an official Facebook Marketing Partner and work with Google, to provide a solution to their advertising clients looking for a smarter, faster, more affordable way to create video content.

Genero's head office is in Melbourne, Australia, with growing teams based in London, Singapore and Sydney. We are now building our US presence, and this is one of the first roles in our US team.

The role

  • Based in our New York office, you will work closely with our Global Chief Creative Officer and growing US team, to help launch and grow our US presence.

  • Responsibility for growing our US client base with a focus on large brands, driving new business and building close and trusted relationships with their marketing teams.

  • Work with clients on their creative briefs and ensure successful outcomes and an extremely high level of customer satisfaction by working with other members of the Genero team as well as our global creative community.

  • Play a key role in growing and supporting the important partnerships we are building with partners like Facebook and Google/YouTube.

  • Provide input into our technology platform and market leading solution, to continually improve our product offering based on your own experience and client feedback.

  • Tremendous scope to expand your role and further your career as part of a high growth, global business.

Successful candidate

  • You will need to have 7+ years experience in account management, creative or production roles, including experience within a creative agency environment.

  • A thorough knowledge of video production, including TV commercials, and ability to advise clients and assess the credentials of filmmakers pitching on their briefs.

  • A deep understanding of digital and social media marketing and an appreciation for improvements that can come from new approaches and technology.

  • You will be creative and have an understanding of how to write a good creative brief, assess creative ideas and the credentials of creators.

  • Passionate and excited about playing a key role in a growing business, and thrive in a small team and a dynamic, fast paced environment.

  • Attention to detail, great organisational skills and excellent written and verbal communication.

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team, be self-motivated and show initiative.

  • Have a positive can-do attitude and embrace new challenges.

  • Have a strong interest in film, advertising, digital marketing and social media.

  • Marketing, advertising, communications or similar degree highly regarded but not essential.

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About us

Genero is a video production marketplace delivering high-quality content, affordably, and at scale and speed. Access our global community of 350,000 filmmakers, and collaborate with them and your team to manage the end-to-end process via our cloud platform. Our clients include the world's leading brands, agencies, media platforms and record labels, generating creative ideas and fully produced video content in any industry.

Our growing client base includes: Unilever, Diageo, HP, Trivago, Sony, Airbnb, General Mills, Tourism NZ, Pernod Ricard, a wide variety of creative and media agencies, every major record label and global music artists including George Harrison, Robert Plant, Muse, M83, Damon Albarn, alt-J, Alabama Shakes and Ellie Goulding.

Genero have offices in London, Singapore, Sydney and Melbourne, with further offices opening in 2017.

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"Genero belongs to a new theme of marketplace collaboration and resource sharing that will change the way companies achieve their goals, just as things like Airbnb and Uber are changing the way people live."
Gem Laforteza Global Brand Manager - Closeup
"Genero's platform is at the forefront of video production on demand, setting a new bar for what it means to produce video at scale. In the age of mobile, capturing people's attention requires moving fast."
Philip Hur Partner Development Manager