Video Producer, Lifehacker
New York, NY
Gizmodo Media Group is seeking an experienced, dynamic, and highly creative producer for Lifehacker’s video team.
About the Company:
Gizmodo Media Group is the publisher of the web’s most original and fearless media brands, including Gizmodo, Earther, Kotaku, Lifehacker, Jezebel, Deadspin, Splinter, Jalopnik, and The Root. As part of Fusion Media Group, we reach an audience of 120 million visitors a month — more than one-third of all Americans.
About the Role:
The ideal candidate will be obsessive about making everything in your life better, and have a passion for producing great videos about cooking, finance, parenting, tech, health, and a variety of other topics. Strong editing and shooting skills are required. This position will report to Lifehacker’s Senior Producer.
Role & Responsibilities:
- 3-5 years experience in digital video production, with abilities to produce and edit informative, short-form content.
- Work closely with Lifehacker’s editorial team to conceive, shoot, and edit smart, creative video content that reflects the voice and journalism of the site.
- Independently shoot, edit (Premiere Pro) high-quality video, while also being able to work alongside crews or in pairs as needed.
- Pitching innovative stories regularly.
- Working collaboratively with Lifehacker’s talented and video-savvy bloggers to bring the video quality to the next level.
- Shooting with Canon and Sony cameras and on-set experience a plus.
Please apply with a resume, cover letter, and answer the job-specific questions below.
GMG and its parent, Univision, are deeply committed to fostering a transparently inclusive workplace environment and people of color, women, people with disabilities, veterans and LGBTQ candidates are very strongly encouraged to apply. Our company-wide mission is to reach very diverse audiences and so, we are deeply committed to having teams and leaders that reflect this mission.
This is a full-time staff role based in GMG's New York City office and reports into Lifehacker's Senior Producer.
This position is in the WGA-E bargaining unit.