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Posted Feb 16

Video and Photography Producer

Ultimate
Newark,CA

We are seeking an experienced Video and Photography Producer with a successful track record of developing quality content. The Video/Photography Producer will be driven and detailed, with the ability to think two steps ahead and plan for the unexpected. You will bring expert knowledge on shooting photography and video, understanding the special needs for each media format and required deliverables. You must demonstrate the technical ability to independently push projects through the entire production process, from creative concepts to final deliverables.

The ideal candidate will have a strong portfolio of effective video and photography content under their belt with a breadth of knowledge across varying types of content and delivery mechanisms, particularly paid, earned and owned media channels. You are a strategic thinker who corrals teams to execute qualitywork on time and on budget. You love rolling up your sleeves and get involved in the day to day production of projects, exceeding expectations in final deliverables.

In this role you will:

Seamlessly execute different types of productions including still photography, live action, motion graphics, animation, and CG, understanding the scale of the production and aligning resources accordingly.

Understand specific needs of photo versus video and manage budget, call sheets, contractor agreements, and shoot calendars for timely delivery of assets.

Manage the end-to-end process from pre-production to post production, including props, wardrobe, casting, editing, music, licensing content and all details to support various requirements.

Collaborate with Creative Strategist and the design team helping to support the creative ideas while balancing practicalities and necessities of production.

Capture and create still photography and video assets to support a variety of content requirements, including customer communications, press releases, web- sites, promotional marketing materials and social media in various ad-type formats.

Create multiple assets for various social platforms, understanding best practices for producing deliverables for those channels.

Divine the requirements of a production based on high level discussions to proactively resource and plan productions with an ability to think two steps beyond requirements and mitigate risks.

Proactively manage communications, timelines, budgets and deliverables setting expectations with key stakeholders for various projects. Liaise between photographer, model, crew talent, and internal teams to produce and manage productions.

Maintain current knowledge of video&photo production, editing software and marketing trends through self study and continuing education programs.

Key Qualifications: For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:

5+ years of experience of producing still photography, live action, motion graphics and CG content.

Experience with various types of production and scales of production including product imagery, lifestyle, live action, documentaries, interviews, CG, animated illustration, and motion graphics.

Deep understanding of paid, earned and owned media channels and the required ad-type formats to support these channels.

Experience supporting multi-media and integrated campaigns creating ad versions to support A/B test optimization.

Experience building small and large crews together as well as developing detailed production budgets.

Highly detailed and organized with an ability to see the big picture, yet execute the details.

Creative thinker with strong hands-on experience with film production, photography, editing, color correction, and motion graphics

Proven experience executing creative ideas applied in still and motion formats.

Extraordinary communicator with the ability to speak to all levels within the company from brand managers to C-level executives.

Understanding of the challenges behind localization, translation, and trans-creation and how they impact production and deliverables.

Ability to work cross-functionally with multiple teams and partner with resources in the broader company to scale and deliver amazing work.

Experience working with outsourced and in-house agencies to deliver projects.

Ability to lead multiple projects and launches with calm and ease.

Positive, self-motivated, and solution-oriented with excellent time management and organizational skills.

Kickass local network of production talent, vendors, and freelancers.

We are an equal opportunity employer.
In addition, preferable skills and behaviors include:
Experience with editing, shooting, and lighting.
Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier, Adobe After Effects, Maya, Cinema 4D.
Experience producing virtual content
Knowledgeable of video codecs and metadata
Self-driven interest and curiosity in technology. Quick to see the promise of new technologies and the consumer benefit it can provide.
Flexibility (within reason) to work outside normal business hours. Occasional travel required.
Education:
BA/BS degree in Communication, Broadcast Communication or equivalent practical experience.

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