Associate Web / Video Producer

Englewood Cliffs, NJ
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posted by:
Audra Kemmerling

Job Description:

  • This is a (1) year temporary assignment
  • Local candidates only
  • Must have proof of eligibility to work in the US as W2 employee, Sponsorship is not available
  • Demo Reel required to be considered

Our Fortune 500 Media & Entertainment Client is looking to add a Web / Video Producer to their project team. We are looking for a talented Associate Web/Video Producer who will be responsible for working with our client's websites Editorial and Video teams to produce high-quality, timely and innovative video and text content.


  • Day-to-day publishing of numerous videos on a quick turnaround basis
  • Work side-by-side with our client's video editors to rapidly turn around broadcast and digital original clips for their website
  • Ability to watch their broadcast interviews and identify key elements for video descriptions and roundups, generate copy, and add relevant video clips.
  • Identify opportunities to creatively optimize broadcast TV content for use on digital and social platforms
  • Find video to program and embed into relevant text stories and send to social platforms Set-up live streams and monitor for breaking news opportunities
  • Collaborate with TV producers to expand the brand and video content on the website, and create compelling new ways to present
  • Write text pieces to accompany newsworthy/buzzworthy videos from our client's website or other sources
  • Pull archival footage to identify opportunities for original video content 


Client Description:

Fortune 500 Media & Entertainment Client

Why Aquent? 

  • Health, Vision, Dental
  • 401k
  • Free online training



  • 2+ year experience in writing, producing, and/or editing in News or Internet related field including the ability to perform in a high-volume, multi-task/deadline oriented environment and fluency with word processing software is highly desired
  • Ability to make good, quick editorial decisions on video clip selection
  • Familiarity with content management systems or the ability to quickly learn new systems a plus.
  • Requirements: Must be able to work a flexible schedule as needed, including mornings, evenings, and/or weekends when necessary.

​Additional Qualifications: 

  • Display smart news judgment and awareness of how to write compelling headlines and summarize videos to draw Internet viewers.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Strong Writing Skills BA in related field desired
  • 2+ years of experience at large online content destination, such as a major online news site or financial newspaper.
  • Digital video production experience, along with working knowledge of online content management systems (CMS)
  • Ongoing knowledge of and interest in the business world and financial news is preferred.
  • Solid understanding of web standards, design and usability, and common web and application architectures
  • Ability to work under deadline pressure and multitask as needed based on different project requirements Knowledge of television production process is helpful
  • Able to operate DSLR cameras and use lighting equipment a plus
  • Experience with Final Cut Pro and/or Adobe Premiere editing software a plus