Social Video Preditor

Posted: 10/11/2017 | Expires: 11/10/2017

Location: New York City, New York (US)
Function: Production
Specialty: Producer, Social Media, Video
Level: Entry Level
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: Competitive

Supercall is seeking a creative and uber-eager Associate Producer/Editor. In this role, you’ll help ideate, produce, and edit compelling short-to-mid-form social videos for platforms including Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube. The ideal candidate is immersed in all things booze—from spirit and cocktail trends, to new and legendary bars, to drinking culture in general. He or she knows what the next Frosé is going to be and has a working knowledge of how to create top-notch, social-first videos.

 Responsibilities:

  • Work alongside staff writers and editors, and the social media team to ideate and create entertaining, shareable, and exciting short-to-mid-form social videos
  • Have your finger on the pulse of cocktail, spirit and bar trends across the country
  • Creatively source and secure footage from third-party sources (including creative commons and public domain content)
  • Master the Supercall voice and tone, and infuse all videos with the fun and user-friendly spirit we embody
  • Participate in pitch meetings
  • Chase down and cultivate sources for upcoming stories
  • Do thorough and flawless reporting on stories in production

Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of relevant editing and producing experience at either a network or digital media company
  • MUST have a burning passion for cocktails, spirits and bars (should know how to make a great Martini)
  • Be an expert at non-linear editing with expertise in Adobe Premiere
  • Possess exceptional communication, creative, and organizational skills
  • Work well in a team, as well as on your own
  • Be able to juggle multiple projects at once
  • Be open to constructive criticism from peers and strive to make best-in-class content
  • Familiar with operating DSLR cameras
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite programs

About Group Nine Media:

Group Nine Media is the partnership of four mission-driven, category-leading brands covering food, drink & travel (Thrillist), news & entertainment (NowThis), animals (The Dodo) and science, tech & exploration (Seeker). We're one of the world's largest digital-first media companies, boasting over 4 billion video views every month, while providing consumers 360-degree experiences across web, social, VR and live events. At Group Nine Media, we care about the content our brands create, and if you're a talented passionate individual who does too, let's talk.

Thrillist means fun. We're eaters, drinkers, travelers, and doers. We serve the curious and believe that new experiences are what drive the richest lives. We bring our passion, expertise, and taste to bear on the things that are truly worth your time and money. Life is for living, and that’s why we’re here. Today will be great.