Video, Creative Producer - Kotaku

New York

About the Role

Gizmodo Media Group (GMG), which is part of Univision's digital arm, Fusion Media Group, is seeking a Creative Producer (editor/animator) for its gaming website,

The ideal candidate has a strong personality and knows how to cover gaming news and culture with speed, charm, and tenacity. You’ll produce a wide variety of content, whether it’s breaking news during a Nintendo Direct, explaining a new secret in Grand Theft Auto, or introducing people to under-the-radar games they might love. We’re looking for curious, charismatic video makers who know games and thrive under pressure. Speed in a fast-paced digital blogging environment is essential.

Duties Include

  • 2+ years experience in digital video production with demonstrated results in creating widely shared videos on social media platforms
  • Working closely with Producers and Editor-in-Chief to make smart, creative video content that reflects the voice and journalism of the site.
  • Editing a range of videos in Premiere Pro, including quick-turn and longer form. Candidate should have a mastery of Premiere, proficiency in After Effects, and skills in other video editing tools.
  • Creating motion graphics/animations as needed under the guidance of the Video Art Director.
  • Maintaining quality control for all outgoing edits, including graphics and audio mixes.
  • Optimizing post-production workflows.
  • Game streaming and capturing. Expertise with streaming and capture software is a must.
  • Pitching stories regularly.
  • Working collaboratively with Kotaku’s talented bloggers to add video elements to stories in progress.
  • Working collaboratively with other GMG sites (Jezebel, Deadspin, Jalopnik, Gizmodo and Lifehacker)
  • Ability to shoot is a plus, but not required.

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