Mic is a diverse news and media company for young people. Our mission is to inform, inspire, and empower our generation to make change happen. Each month, more than 65 million young people rely on Mic to make sense of the world.
Mic is expanding its high-quality video content offerings and looking for a producer to join the Visions long-form video unit in the NYC office. The new team member will help develop and produce Mic’s premium video content. Mic is looking for a resourceful and ambitious producer to help craft original, dynamic stories and series that resonate and engage our audience.
The producer will report to Mic’s Senior Video Producer.
Support the senior video producer in all aspects of production, from pitch to completion
Help develop new formats and series and aid the team with editorial and logistical support
Help find, report and cover stories, including breaking news, enterprise and long-form projects
Manage budget, production schedules and resources for various shoots
Facilitate communication across video team and newsroom
Help oversee edits, working closely with producers, graphic artists and editors during the post process
5+ years in video news production
Strong writing, research and reporting skills
Strong editorial judgment
Passion for editorial storytelling and new media
Process-oriented, extremely organized
Highly communicative and strong interpersonal skills
Commitment to high standards — inherit understanding of journalistic editorial and creative best practices
Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize assignments