Cinenord is currently seeking a Chief Operating Officer (COO) who will take an active role in the further development of the company.

Responsibilities and main tasks:

  • Responsible for planning and implementing projects from A to Z
  • Negotiations with various customers, suppliers and staff
  • Manage and support projects to achieve ambitious economic goals in line with plans, approved funding and expected quality and timeframes
  • Ensure that project quality and risk plans are established and maintained
  • Follow up with customers and meet their needs to ensure high customer satisfaction on delivery
  • Secure company profitability

To succeed in this role we think you preferably should have:

  • Legal competence and a high level of understanding and experience of economics
  • 5 to 10 years’ experience from the film industry
  • A background from the large networks together with experience from line production
  • Insight in film & TV distribution and their funding systems
  • Excellent negotiation skills

We seek a hardworking leader with excellent written and oral communication skills in English, a proven record of productive relationship building, adaptability, multitasking and the ability to work independently when needed – with solid team building capabilities. 

We offer:

We can offer a varied and exciting work environment in an innovative and dynamic company. We promise to give you challenging tasks in a fast-growing company. If you are not already familiar with the film industry, we can guarantee a steep learning curve in informal and supportive company culture. The company is head-quartered in Oslo, and the position requires residency in Oslo. Some international travel and participation and presentations.

Cinenord is a film & TV production company, with offices in Oslo. Since the start in 2004, Cinenord has produced and co-produced 28 movies and 3 TV-series. We are passionate storytellers who are eager to create quality fiction that inspires, touches and entertains a broad and varied audience, both locally and internationally. Our production Atlantic Crossing is nominated for the 2021 International Emmy® Awards.

Beta Nordic Studios, the umbrella for Beta’s production activities in Scandinavia, acquired in 2021 a majority stake in Cinenord. Being part of Beta Nordic Studios allows Cinenord to better access international markets and partner with European and worldwide producers, as well as benefit from Beta’s international distribution network.