We’re hiring a

Creative Director, Production

Remote - United States

The Role. 


The Creative Director, Production role exists to provide process oversight, people management, and creative leadership of the video/photo production team at Root. This role leads the definition and prioritization of team objectives, identifies and removes roadblocks, and assists with the strategic growth of the production discipline. The Creative Director, Production works with cross-functional teams, including Marketing, Business Development, People, Product, and more to ensure a collaborative process that results in high-performing video, photo, and 3D assets that are creatively successful and achieve business objectives.


What you'll be doing. 

Team Leadership

  • Collaborate with Sr. Creative Director of Brand + Campaigns, design team and copywriters to create omnichannel creative concepts
  • Work hand-in-hand with Marketing, Design, Copy, and Product leads to ensure teams/projects are set up for success
  • Serve as the point of contact for production related questions
  • Creatively oversee development of production creative assets, including audio, live action video, animation, and photography
  • Provide guidance and direction to the team to ensure that produced content is as simple, compelling, and memorable as possible
  • Collaborate with business partners to identify most appropriate creative solution for business needs
  • Serve as the team's manager, mentor, and go-to-problem-solver
  • Mentor junior team members, guiding them to achieve both personal and business growth
  • Empower individual contributors to be as self-organized as possible
  • Oversee freelance and contract resources, where necessary
  • Establish and maintain a level of excellence of the pipeline, process, and team for the production team, resulting in work that is on time and on budget, without sacrificing creative quality

Day-to-day Production

  • Create work that is on-brief and on-brand, raising the creative bar while meeting our customers’ needs
  • Create storyboards
  • Video and audio recording and editing
  • Pinch hit for the team as needed


What we're looking for. 

  • 10+ years video production and motion design experience
  • 3+ years managing a team of direct reports
  • Strong execution capabilities with a focus on results-driven video creation


Get In Touch

Finding the right people to help us build Root is a top priority. Whether you would like to explore the possibility of working together or simply learn more about the position, we’d love to hear from you!

Apply now

Join us

At Root, we judge people based on the merit of their work, not who they are. If you are passionate about what this role entails and solving real problems, we encourage you to apply. We want to learn about you and what you can add to our team.

Who we are

We’re harnessing the power of technology to revolutionize insurance. Using machine learning and mobile telematic platforms, we’ve built one of the most innovative FinTech companies in the world. And we’re just getting started.

What draws people to Root

Our success is in large part due to our unwavering standards in hiring. We recognize that our products are only as good as the people building and promoting them. We want individuals who find solutions by going through the cycle of ideation to implementation with curiosity, rigor, and an analytical lens. Ask anyone who works here and you’ll hear similar reasons for why they joined:

Autonomy—for assertive self-starters, the opportunities to contribute are limitless. Impact—by challenging the way it’s always been done, we solve problems that have a big impact on our business. Collaboration—we encourage rich discussion and civil debate at every turn. People—we are inspired by the collection of crazy-smart people around us.

The people of Root

Open positions


1 open position

Financial Analyst

Remote - United States


Customer Service & Sales


30 open positions




Research & Development

Corporate Dev & Strategy

Don’t see your job?

Send your resume and what you’d love to do to jobs@inc.joinroot.com.

Email us
Car insurance FAQCar insurance coverageRenters insuranceHomeowners insuranceClaimsTest driveReferralsContactInvestor relations

Root Inc.

80 E. Rich Street

Suite 500

Columbus, OH 43215

Copyright ROOT 2022. ROOT is a registered servicemark of Root Insurance Company, Columbus, OH. Disclaimer for quotes: We reserve the right to refuse to quote any individual a premium rate for the insurance advertised herein. Disclaimer for coverage: Coverage is available in the event of a covered loss. Exclusions may apply. Not available in all states. Disclaimer for savings: Based on savings reported by actual customers who purchased a new Root policy between October 2019 - July 2020; changes in coverage levels not evaluated. For California residents: Telematics is not used and resulting represented savings are not applicable. Referral program not applicable. Roadside Assistance purchased as separate coverage. Visit joinroot.com/califaq for more information. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.