Senior Video Producer

VICE Media

Multiple Locations


0 year(s)
Full-Time
N/A


Job Description
<p><strong>ABOUT VICE MEDIA GROUP</strong></p>
<p><a href="https://company.vice.com/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">VICE Media Group</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> is the world’s largest independent youth media company.&nbsp; Launched in 1994, VICE has offices in 35 cities across the globe with a focus on five key businesses: VICE.com, an award-winning international network of digital content; VICE STUDIOS, a feature film and television production studio; VICE, an Emmy-winning international television network; a Peabody award-winning NEWS division with the most Emmy-awarded nightly news broadcast; and VIRTUE, a global, full-service creative agency with 21 offices around the world.&nbsp; VICE's content has been recognized by the Academy of Television Arts &amp; Sciences, Peabodys, Golden Globes, Sundance Film Festival, George Polk, Scripps Howard, PEN Center, Cannes Lions, Knight Foundation, American Society of Magazine Editors, LA Press Club, James Beard and Webbys, among others.&nbsp;</span></p>
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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">VICE Media Group’s portfolio includes</span><a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Refinery29</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, the leading global media and entertainment company focused on women;</span><a href="https://www.pulsefilms.com/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp; </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">PULSE Films</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a London-based next-generation production studio with outposts in Los Angeles, New York, Paris and Berlin; </span><a href="https://i-d.vice.com/en_us"><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp;</span><span style="font-weight: 400;">i-D</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a global digital and bimonthly magazine defining fashion and contemporary culture; and</span><a href="https://garage.vice.com/en_us"> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Garage</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a digital platform and biannual publication converging the worlds of art and design.</span></p>
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<p><strong>VICE x Team</strong></p>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">VICE+ is responsible for the advertising and content solutions across all the VICE properties. With a team of digital experts dedicated to the design and development of media strategies - from inception to execution – VICE+ works with agencies and clients to successfully realise media projects, from advertising solutions through to brand platform launches, social strategy, sponsorship and more. Sales, Planning and Ad Operations sit together in one unit, working towards shared objectives and accountability.</span></p>
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<p><strong>Role x You</strong></p>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As our Senior Producer, you will work closely with senior members of the VICE+ team, namely the Executive Producer, Executive Creative Director, Director of Commercial Production and VP Production &amp; Delivery, to produce a range of film projects across our commercial platforms, including projects with our inhouse agency </span><a href="https://www.virtueworldwide.com/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Virtue</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">. You will develop &amp; lead on production and post-production across short-form, mid-form and long-form content, predominantly for VICE but also Refinery29 and i-D when required.</span></p>
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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will be experienced in unearthing new and exciting talent both in front of and behind the camera and will have an innate understanding of the VICE tone of voice, as well as the Refinery29 and i-D’s. You will maintain, develop and help evolve the VICE+ creative output to ensure we are best in class for branded content that engages with our audience in a </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">way that no other media owners can deliver.&nbsp;</span></p>
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<p><strong>Responsibilities</strong></p>
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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work with the Executive Producer, Creative Director and production team to produce content from end to end, starting at research and development, through to shoot, edit and delivery.</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Be actively involved in the pre-sale process, working hand in hand with the Creative, Strategy and Sales teams to help respond to pitches and briefs, developing ideas and writing budgets and schedules at pre-sale stage.</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Be responsible for creative budgets &amp; schedules and for accurate production pricing from pitch phase (ballparking) through to final budget.</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Take an active role in ensuring the efficient running of post-sales production processes.</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Recruit and manage a team of creative collaborators for every project, across a spectrum of skills and budget tiers, including directors, shooting-directors, DOPs, editors and MGFX artists.</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Having a real affinity for being on location, managing crews &amp; working closely with the Account Management &amp; Creative team to manage clients.</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">During filming,&nbsp;duties include:&nbsp;making sure that the production runs to schedule &amp; budget, managing the talent, director, crew on set/location.</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ensure production schedules, budgets, legal compliance &amp; H&amp;S are met and work is delivered to the highest standard</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Managing all project documentation: scope, timeline, status, budget (updating the cost manager tracker) and deliverables tracker.</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ensuring smooth asset delivery to client via the Account Management team as well as washing up projects when relevant and sharing learnings across departments</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Shoots may require flexible working hours and overseas travel.</span></li>