Associate Producer, Instagram Stories

Posted: 12/6/2017

Location: New York, New York
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Audience Development, Content Marketing
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


NowThis is seeking a Associate Producer, Instagram. In this position, you will produce and curate short-form videos for all NowThis Instagram account. In addition, you will work with Supervising Producer in experimenting with new ways of informing and engaging our audience.


This position reports to the Head of Social Video & Publishing. Please send your resume, cover letter and video examples with this application. 


Responsibilities:



    Collaborate with Supervising Producer to create short-form video content for Instagram Stories across all NowThis IG accounts (News, Future, Her, Entertainment, Weed, Money, and more)
    Curate captivating behind-the-scenes IG stories in the field, at events, interviews or in-studio
    Monitor Instagram analytics and assist with publishing responsibilities uploading stories
    Work closely with the Supervising Producer and Head of Social Video and Publishing, to use data to further optimize Stories performance, identifying what is and isn’t working
    Pitch unique, relatable video ideas across all verticals that remain on-brand, and carry them out from pitch to publish

Qualifications:



    1-2 years experience in online video or social media
    Extensive knowledge of the Instagram and Instagram Stories platforms
    Strong editorial judgement, writing and grammar skills required
    Proficient in Premiere Pro, Photoshop and After Effects a plus
    Familiarity with DSLR cameras, basic lighting, and mobile filmmaking

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.


We offer great benefits such as medical, dental, vision, matching 401(k), PTO, company paid AD&D, Life Insurance, Short-term & Long-term disability, and much more! 


Group Nine Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer  and is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.


Group Nine Media is also a participant in e-verify.



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.