Genius is hiring a

Video Producer / Editor

Brooklyn, United States

Genius is searching for a Video Producer / Editor to manage the production of our social video content. A fluency in music culture—particularly pop music and hip-hop—is essential.

Genius is the perfect place for content creators that are interested in building something from the ground up. At our core, we’re a media company that’s comprised of all-stars from Complex, MTV News, Billboard, and Mic. We’re a small company, we pay better than most, and there’s still a lot of equity on the table. If you’re sick of producing the same old editorial and video campaigns, drop us a line!

Genius began as a website for decoding rap lyrics and has since evolved into the Internet's most comprehensive database of musical knowledge, reaching more than 60 million people a month between our site traffic and social following. Check out our recent article in The Wall Street Journal.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage production and release calendar to ensure regular, timely distribution of social video content
  • Develop and implement processes to manage all stages of production for social videos
    • Ideation
    • Feedback
    • Quality Control
    • Metadata maintenance
    • Distribution and syndication
  • Coordinate with team members to ensure successful release and distribution of all videos

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years in video production at media outlet
  • 3+ years post production / editing experience at media outlet
  • Social media understanding / expertise

Bonus:

  • Live experience (Facebook live or livestream)
  • Journalistic background
  • Past experience with new media outlet