BuzzFeed is hiring a

Supervising Creative Producer

Los Angeles, United States

BuzzFeed is looking for an inspired Supervising Creative Video Producer to join the branded Creative team in Los Angeles. This content creation and management role will report to our Head of Creative, and will work closely with the wider team to shape and develop BuzzFeed content for advertising partners.

We're looking for an energetic and focused human who loves creating exciting branded work and can constructively motivate a team of contributors. Our growing team is at the forefront of an incredibly exciting global shift in advertising, and we’re looking for forward-thinking people who will help us jump to the next level.

You will:

  • Mindfully give effective feedback on ideas, pitches, and branded work
  • Oversee junior level employees, budgets, timelines, and projects from start to finish
  • Write, produce, edit, and direct exciting and shareable branded BuzzFeed videos - We’re talking about stuff like this and this
  • Contribute to Creative meetings and brainstorm sessions
  • Develop new Creative offerings
  • Pitch ideas, both internally and directly to clients — This could include writing a formal pitch, or verbally bringing your idea to life in an in-person meeting.
  • Partner with our Sales and Client Service Management teams to ensure the brand’s needs are met through clear and open communication
  • Collaborate across multiple teams to produce exceptional work on short timelines

What are we looking for?

We’re looking for someone who has 4+ years of experience managing, writing, producing and critiquing content online. You also have 5+ years of experience with all forms of video production and equally proficient with a DSLR as a mobile phone. You'll have a tenacious drive to make content independently as well as collaboratively, regardless of the tools.

Have you worked at an agency and want to branch out? Done some editorial work and want to switch over to branded? This position is for you! Working on BuzzFeed’s branded team means you will write and produce a host of content across a wide range of topics — from food to fashion to culture to comedy to music to travel — but we are particularly interested in people who think holistically and love a good challenge. Having a passion for lifestyle brands is a major plus! We partner with a lot of big clients, and need someone who can synthesize their needs while also creating amazing content.

Does this sound like you? If so, we would love to hear from you!

Interested candidates should include the following when applying:

  • Your résumé
  • A couple of short paragraphs on why you’re an awesome fit for this role
  • Writing samples, examples of video content you’ve produced and links to published works
  • Any relevant links showcasing your portfolio of work (whether it be professional or personal website/blog, Instagram, Twitter, Vine RIP etc.)

Life at BuzzFeed

At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. As a BuzzFeed employee, you can expect:

  • A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning Team, Employee Resource Groups, and more
  • An attractive compensation package, including salary and equity
  • A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO and unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more
  • No shortage of snacks, catered lunches, beverages, birthday treats... even leftovers from the Tasty kitchens in LA and NYC!

BuzzFeed is the leading independent digital media and tech company, delivering news and entertainment content to a global audience. We value experimentation, teamwork, inclusion, humble confidence. At BuzzFeed, you’ll work collaboratively with inspiring colleagues to create tools, technology, and content that helps connect people all over the world.

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