Video Producer, The TRUST - NY

Dow Jones
New York
Oct 29, 2020
Feb 06, 2021
Job Type
Full Time

The Wall Street Journal & Barron's Group, The TRUST, is a fast-growing team of energetic writers, content and creative strategists, videographers, designers, editors and developers.

The work spans a variety of forms -- short- and long-form reported articles, immersive digital experiences, documentary videos, data visualizations, animations and more.

The Role

The Virtual Video Producer will report to the Director of Production and work with a team of clients, producers, video editors, and freelancers.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Execute virtual video shoots across a variety of subject matter
  • Customize virtual filming kits and distribute to talent; maintain safety protocol and inventory
  • Remotely train clients and talent on at-home filming including logistical considerations, preparation, test shots, and troubleshooting
  • Drive the creation of the highest quality original creative content and narratives
  • Help pitch creative ideas regularly and in response to briefs that call for virtual videos
  • Build and develop a strong external network of freelancers, agencies, directors, and animators to cover our various commissioned works. Be aware of market prices and negotiate and challenge where necessary
  • Run a detailed and comprehensive schedule and establish a critical path and workflow to project manage end-to-end virtual video production
  • Ensure visual quality and accuracy of details are paramount throughout
  • Manage multiple production jobs at the same time from concept, hiring, project planning, directors, casting, and post-production
  • Lead on-set production when necessary following all the latest recommended safety procedures and practices
  • 5 years experience in a busy, production role is desirable

Essential Skills & Requirements

  • An experienced, creative video producer with a strong knowledge of luxury, travel, finance, CPG, Tech and TMT, in both editorial and branded content
  • A strategic thinker with a strong knowledge and understanding of the global digital state of play of video
  • Highly self-motivated, problem solver and willing to go the extra mile
  • Ability to excel within the dynamic demands of a rapidly growing company
  • Experience of working with creative and commercial teams and managing expectations all round in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in working with virtual video publishing platforms such as YouTube and more
  • Knowledge of Adobe Premiere, After Effects, and remote video servers
  • Knowledge of cameras and lighting equipment

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Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world's top business entities.

Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron's, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead.

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