BuzzFeed is hiring a

Junior Producer, Nifty

Los Angeles, United States

Jr. Producer, Nifty    

BuzzFeed Motion Pictures is seeking a creative and resourceful video producer with experience in DIY and crafting. Ideal candidate will have a background in independent video production, and experience working with their hands in wide variety of materials. Nifty encompases both eye-catching, useful crafts, and borderline genius life-hacks that help save time, money and space. This job is a full-time, and you will be working in our Los Angeles studio.

Responsibilities:      

  • Conceive, write, edit and produce DIY, hack, and home decor videos for BuzzFeed’s Nifty page
  • Produce videos quickly, test ideas, and keep up with a fast-paced production schedule
  • Work with a wide variety of materials including fabric, wood, plastic, clay, metal, and concrete
  • Able to create small sets for shots of finished products
  • Analyze the results of their work, and be able to self-critic  
  • Able to bring new ideas and concepts to brainstorms on a weekly basis

Requirements:         

  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere pro, Photoshop, After Effects)
  • Crafting/DIY experience
  • 1-3 years of experience creating short-form video content
  • A strong understanding of lighting set-ups
  • A competitive drive -- you enjoy winning and really going for it!
  • Proven ability to create compelling, shareable web video
  • Ability to work in small teams as well as go off on your own
  • A positive, curious, playful disposition (no haters)
  • Photography experience a plus!

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About BuzzFeed:     

BuzzFeed is the social news and entertainment company. BuzzFeed is redefining online advertising with its social, content-driven publishing technology. BuzzFeed provides the most shareable breaking news, original reporting, entertainment, and video across the social web to its global audience of more than 200M and 6B monthly video views.