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Associate Producer

Los Angeles/Remote, CA | Contractor | Remote
27 Days Ago

Job Description

Blavity, Inc. is a venture-funded technology and news media company, founded in 2014 around a simple idea: enable Black millennials to tell their own stories. Today, we are home to the largest network of platforms and lifestyle brands serving the multifaceted lives of Black millennials & Gen Z through original content, video, and unique experiences. The company has grown into a market leader for Black media, reaching over 80 million users per month through our growing brand portfolio, including Blavity News, Blavity Politics, 21Ninety, AfroTech, Travel Noire, and Shadow & Act. Assembled of passionate, high-energy, and focused rock-stars, our Blavity, Inc. Team executes our values at the forefront of mind: Love of Community, Transparency and Communication, Collective Responsibility, and Fail Fast. Blavity, Inc. is continuously looking for new team members to help us continue to scale, cultivate our community, and advance our strategic direction.

Job Summary: 

Blavity Inc. is looking for an Associate Producer to bring creative ideas to life through the production of digital content for Blavity’s branded campaigns. This position is a (1099) contractor who will support the Creative Production team, overseeing day to day development of digital content, working closely with the Director of Branded Campaign Production on the execution of video production. The ideal candidate possesses a deep understanding of production lifecycles, and has excellent project and time management skills. Additionally, they have an affinity for creative ideation and actively contributes to the development of campaign ideas and concept development. 

This contract will be overseen by the Director, Branded Campaign Production. 

Contractors will be responsible for providing their own equipment, including but not limited to laptop computers, cell phones, or any other electronic equipment required to perform their role.

Responsibilities:

  • Administration of the full production process of editorial, video, and social media  campaigns, ensuring projects are well executed and delivered on time. 
  • Provide support for branded video production from creative concepting to video edit, creative reviews and deliverables management.
  • Craft well-articulated plans and points of view to support the delivery and production of creative campaign concepts, including comprehensive client brief decks containing strategies, and creative concepts in a thoughtful, compelling, and cohesive storyline.
  • Support the Creative Production team with creation of concept decks, monitoring, and collecting content deliverables across the cross-functional team.
  • Develop and manage content production timelines. 
  • Support with copywriting for project-specific deliverables.
  • Deliver weekly campaign status emails to cross functional teams.

Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor's degree required, Marketing, Advertising, Communications, English, or related field preferred
  • Required Experience: 2 years of on-set production experience in TV, Film, Advertising or related field
  • Technologies: Proficiency with deck building in Powerpoint and Google Slides
  • Additional Qualifications: 
    • Experience producing various types of digital content
    • Strong leadership skills to coordinate across internal teams and external vendors
    • Understanding of the creative process and production cycles 
    • Highly skilled with leading campaign ideation and execution
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Excellent time management and budgeting skills
    • Ability to reinvent/create something new
    • High curiosity level to understand the digital product we’re promoting and the audience we’re addressing
    • A strong creative vision with an understanding of Blavity Inc.’s business objectives

Details: This is a fully remote (1099) contract position and requires a minimum time commitment of at least 20 hours per week but no more than 30 hours per week for up to 3 months. Candidates must be available to work at least 50% in alignment with Pacific Time Zone.

To apply, please submit a portfolio online at BlavityInc.com/Careers.

 

Blavity is committed to creating a diverse environment free of discrimination and harassment and building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.  Blavity is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, HIV Status, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.

 

Company Overview

  • Website blavity.com
  • Headquarters LOS ANGELES, CA
  • Size 25 - 50
  • Founded 2014
  • Type Private
  • CEO MORGAN ROSE DEBAUN
  • Revenue <$5M
  • Industry Software & Networking
  • About blavity inc.
  • Blavity is an online portal that allows users to discover, watch and share videos.

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