Producer

VICE Media

Brooklyn


0 year(s)
Full-Time
N/A


Job Description
Position Summary:  
The main role of the Producer is to develop, shoot, oversee edits of video projects from start  to finish while hitting all deadlines, and serve as lead in all talent outreach and coordination. The  producer is the main person to execute creative and maintain creative direction, create and submit  budgets for approval, scriptwriting, organize shoot logistics according to deadlines, and serve as the  main communicator with crew while in the field and while a piece is in edit.  
Primary Responsibilities:  
Serve as lead executor and creative on all aspects of production, through development, shooting, post, and publication of a shoot while hitting each milestone deadline 

Pitch and brainstorm new series, formats and episode ideas in creative sync with EP and Senior Producer 

Develop and fully execute all greenlit pitches 

Coordinate, organize, and book all elements for shoot 

Determine gear (in coordination with DP), and set equipment needed 

Direct all shoots and ensure all talent is properly managed and directed 

Confident working with and directing high profile talent 

Lead and guide AP, ensure workload is shared and direction is given to hit all deadlines 

Write scripts with assistance from AP and ensure all is fact checked and legal approvals are given 

Oversee post-production edits from a creative standpoint 

Oversee R+C + legal approvals in coordination with AP and Production Coordinator

Coordinate and provide all delivery assets needed for piece’s publish 

Experience and Qualifications:  
At least 2 years experience at producer level with a proven track record at well-regarded digital production companies, or equivalent

Entrepreneurial, strong self-starting approach to work

Confidently develop, execute and oversee an edit from start to finish

Comfortable managing multiple projects simultaneously, producing video with a rapid turnaround in high volume

Experience developing and producing repeatable video series

Diverse reference points in line with the VICE brand

Extremely aware of pop culture and entertainment industry

Extensive knowledge of experimental comedy/light-hearted documentary production

Working knowledge of cameras and related gear

Ability to write and communicate clearly

Ability to deal with multiple and changing priorities

Strong attention to details and highly organized

Open to working long hours, weekends and on rare occasion, holidays

Ability to travel nationally and internationally as needed, sometimes with short notice

Knowledge of budgeting and ability to actualize costs

Have a valid driver's license

References upon request