Vox Media’s Video Lab is seeking an extremely talented Video Producer to join our video team in executing on thoughtful and dynamic videos. The ideal candidate is a strong storyteller – visually and narratively. You thrive on writing compelling scripts that will translate to memorable videos. You always look for the unexpected, the novel, the special, the wow, and even the weird.
The ideal candidate has experience as a video producer, editor and motion graphics artist, is used to thinking creatively and experimentally, and has a keen eye for social media and audience development and engagement. This individual should be able to juggle multiple projects at once, and possess the initiative to pitch original series and kick-start new projects in a busy work environment.
This person should be a standout creative who can go beyond the linear story structure to create new and interesting formats and shows. We’re looking for someone who is comfortable creating engaging content for all categories of Vox Media brands, including news & politics, sports, food & dining, technology, fashion, gaming, and real estate.
4+ years of professional experience in creating short-form nonfiction videos
Experience pitching video ideas and seeing them through scripting, production, editing, and publishing
Expert in Adobe Premiere and familiarity with After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator
Experience creating video content in different formats for different platforms
Familiarity with shooting in the field is a plus
Intimate knowledge of social media and an ability to recognize and create things people will want to share
Background in nonfiction storytelling, journalism, writing, blogging
Strong organization skills with experience juggling multiple deadlines, quick turnarounds, and working in a fast-paced environment