Half Mermaid Productions is an independent video game studio founded by Sam Barlow. Our mission is to create authored, player-centric stories across the spectrum of narrative genres.

Associate Producer

We are seeking a talented Associate Producer to join our studio. This role would work closely under the Producer to support the studio’s production needs, as well as various administrative tasks.

This is a full-time position on a remote and hybrid team. Our studio is based in Brooklyn, NY and occasional travel to New York City may be required.  This position is open to US residents with work authorization, and we are unable to sponsor visas for non US residents at this time. Candidates on the East Coast are preferred. 

Responsibilities and Skills:

The ideal candidate for this position would –

  • Support the Producer in managing an efficient and organized production schedule
  • Facilitate communication between departments in the interest of maintaining and fulfilling milestones and general project objectives
  • Deliver project reports and regularly communicate project status and needs to the Producer
  • Identify potential project challenges and propose proactive solutions
  • Have experience with project management software, such as Jira and Asana
  • Have a passion for unconventional storytelling
  • Have an appreciation for narrative and psychological horror
  • Be aligned with our studio’s stated mission and values

Note that not all of this experience is essential and we would encourage those with similar skill sets and affinity from outside of the games industry to apply.

At Half Mermaid Productions, we take into account a wide range of compensation factors to determine salary offerings, such as an individual’s experience, skills and career background. These considerations can cause your compensation to vary and will also be dependent on your location.

Salary Range: $50,000 – $80,000


Please email [email protected] with a resume, cover letter, and links to previous work with the subject “Associate Producer Application.”

Individuals from traditionally marginalized identities within the game industry are highly encouraged to apply. Half Mermaid Productions does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email us: [email protected].