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Producer, Video Development - Great Big Story, CNNLocation New York, New York, United States Job ID 170615BR Apply Now
We are a video network dedicated to the untold, the overlooked and the flat-out amazing. Our camera-toting, curiosity-driven storytellers roam the globe in search of awesome. Humans are extraordinary. Our team is no exception.
This is What You’ll Be Doing
Great Big Story is a video network dedicated to telling real stories about the untold, the overlooked and the flat-out amazing. People are extraordinary, and our team is no exception. What role will you play? Great Big Story is looking for a video producer who follows their curiosity to tell surprising and incredible stories. The producer will be responsible for executing stories from conception through completion and will demonstrate a strong background in pitching, reporting, writing, shooting and editing. The applicant should be a voracious consumer of video content in its many forms - from digital to documentary - with a strong understanding of the Great Big Story voice and point of view. The ideal candidate must display strong editorial judgement and be capable of delivering well-written scripts within the GBS voice and brand. This candidate must also have an obsession with quality, a strong aesthetic eye with cinematic tendencies, and be able to experiment with creative storytelling executions. Expert technical skills in shooting with digital cine cameras and related gear is required. The applicant must be comfortable handling multiple projects and working in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment. This position is based in New York, but will require regular travel across the US.
This is What We Need from You
- 5+ years of experience in the field shooting with digital cine cameras
- Expertise in post-production software such as Final Cut pro, After Effects or similar technology
- A portfolio of work showing editorial judgement, technical skill and creativity
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills with a proven track record of collaboration
- Experience creating video for digital platforms
These are (some of) the Perks
- Paid time off every year to volunteer
- A Tuition Reimbursement Program
- A huge family that includes CNN Worldwide, HBO, Adult Swim (and too many more to name)
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.
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