Production Security Manager, Content Risk Management - APAC



Tokyo, Japan
Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2024
The Role
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The Content Risk Management Team supports our Content Organisation functions globally. This APAC-based role will lead the Production Security discipline in APAC and report to the Senior Manager, Content Risk Management APAC. Partnering with Physical Production, Content Security, Post Production, Business and Legal Affairs, and Content, the role will be instrumental in leading risk assessment and security design for our Netflix branded original content production in the APAC region. This role is based in our Tokyo office and will be involved in projects across APAC.


  • Build and execute the strategy for production security in the APAC region in alignment with assessed risk and business objectives
  • Lead the development/ review of risk assessments, security plans, vendor management, coordination of local support, and incident response
  • Develop and communicate specialised guidance for higher-profile/risk production activities, IP, and locations
  • Utilise forward-looking analysis of dynamic global, regional, and local security events/trends to keep APAC production operations resilient
  • Collect and analyse local intelligence and risk signals to support production planning and security design
  • Lead relationship management with relevant law enforcement, emergency response, and trusted security networks
  • Brief a wide range of internal and external stakeholders on security plans and impactful developments
  • Works collaboratively with Production Safety functions in minimising operational risk


  • 8-10+ years of relevant experience, which can include security, intelligence, military, media production, or NGO
  • Advanced degree in relevant subject matter or demonstrated equivalent experience preferred
  • Experience with production, talent relations, or content creation is a plus
  • Strong written and oral communication
  • Proficiency in a regional language preferred, especially Japanese

Ability to

  • Interpret regional security signals and data, and conduct risk assessments
  • Maintain an awareness of risk trends affecting the global entertainment sector
  • Communicate relevant analysis and forecasting to key stakeholders
  • Interact with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Travel regionally (approximately 25%-50%) and internationally as required
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