Preditor - Pluto TV

Employer
Viacom
Location
West Hollywood, California
Salary
N/A
Posted
Aug 01, 2019
Function
Production
Metro Area
Other
Duration
Full Time

Who We Are: 
Pluto TV, a Viacom company,  is the leading free streaming television service in America, delivering 100+ live and original channels and thousands of on-demand movies in partnership with major TV networks, movie studios, publishers, and digital media companies. Pluto TV is available on all mobile, web and connected TV streaming devices and millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news, TV shows, movies, sports, lifestyle, and trending digital series. Headquartered in West Hollywood, Pluto TV has offices in New York, Silicon Valley, Chicago and Berlin.

About Viacom:
Viacom creates entertainment experiences that drive conversation and culture around the world. Through television, film, digital media, live events, merchandise and solutions, our brands connect with diverse, young and the young at heart audiences in more than 180 countries.

For more information on Viacom and its businesses, visit www.viacom.com. Keep up with Viacom news by following us on Twitter (twitter.com/viacom), Facebook (facebook.com/viacom) and LinkedIn (linkedin.com/company/viacom). 

Summary: 
Pluto TV is looking for an incredibly talented Preditor who will conceptualize, producing and delivering stunning creative across our channels and platforms. You have the experience, imagination and technical skill to produce eye-catching promotions, cutting-edge sizzles, interstitials and more, consistently and on deadline. Your drive and passion propel you to push the boundaries of modern production trends and explore Pluto TV’s wealth and breadth of content to produce the most visually compelling promos possible.

This is a critical role with a wide range of responsibilities, including:

- Produce, direct, animate and edit video projects including on-air and off-air promotions, marketing and sales tapes, and videos for executives and events
- Should be able to manage a large volume of multiple assignments and tasks and collaborate with the team, while working under intense deadline pressure and tight budgets
- Pitch concepts/scripts to supervisors and other team members
- Track down and secure any assets required for successful production: footage, soundups, music, fonts, logos, animations, etc,
- Coordinate internally with Content Editors to procure best content, Assistant Editor for selects, Designers and Animators for graphics
- Work within the department to outsource any necessary aspects of production (graphics, illustrations, animators, composers, designers, etc.)
- React  to feedback, notes and direction given by supervisors and team leaders and offers thoughtful solutions and opinions
- Contribute towards building the brand identity.
- Communicate the ongoing stages of production to other teams where necessary
- Enthusiastic team member, proactively sharing ideas and best practices.
- Show creative ambition, willingness to take risks and explore new concepts

Qualities / Experience We’re Seeking: 

- 6+ years’ experience producing/editing in a similar position within an agency or entertainment company
- A passion for movies, TV and pop culture in general
- Strong knowledge of current industry trends regarding on-air television promotion, social media, OTT, etc.
- Strong knowledge of current trends in video production
- Ability to write strong and distinctive copy
- A genuine desire to push boundaries, explore and push the envelope in terms of video production 
- Advanced understanding of post-production, editing and sound design
- Ability to work with deadlines even if under pressure
- Excellent interpersonal and technical skills