Associate Media Producer (9995568)

Cupertino, CA
Job Terms:
up to ~$60/hr DOE
Start date:
Posted By:
Bethany Myers

Job Description:

Our client's Retail Learning and Development (RLD) group prepares leaders and team members to succeed in their roles and flourish in their career. The RLD Design team is a group of creative and disciplined problem solvers who produce learning experiences. In this role, you will work with the design team to produce rich, engaging media solutions that reach our client’s retail team members around the world.
Primary Responsibilities
• Consult with partners, peers and cross-functional teams to envision effective, high-quality media
solutions that meet business needs
• Apply brand standards to produce elegant media assets that meet learning objectives with a sense of
style and intelligence
• Create scripts, storyboards, mockups and other types of pre-production documents that help
communicate a vision for instructional media deliverables
• Coordinate logistics for successful photo/video shoots and sound recordings
• Create call sheets, production schedules and other types of pre-production documents
• Organize media equipment for video shoots and sound recordings
• Act as a script supervisor and production assistant on video shoots
• Operate video, audio and grip equipment on set as needed
• Record and edit voice over talent for audio and video projects
• Assist with post production by story producing, creating video string outs and paper edits
• Organize and manage completed assets (photos/video/audio), associated file names and metadata
• Maintain expertise in the latest technology, tools and techniques related to media production
• Participate in meetings, whether in-person or virtual, domestic or internationally
• Perform other duties as assigned

Key Qualifications
• Understanding of and experience with the media production process, best practices, industry
standards, tools, approaches and technology
• Experience producing audio/video projects, visual assets, presentations, and other media assets
• Experience with/understanding of instructional design
• Can handle multiple assignments simultaneously and deliver on time—while upholding the creative
• Highly organized with a methodical approach to equipment organization and maintenance
• Can ‘see around the corner’ and identify communication, logistical, and scheduling challenges
• Experience collaborating with creative teams, project managers, program managers, and others to
bring ideas to life
• Strong presentation, interpersonal, and communication skills (spoken and written)
• Self-motivated and proactive
• Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds and readily-available transportation to local media shoots

Education & Experience
• At least three years of production experience as a freelancer, at a commercial production company, or in
an internal corporate media production environment
• A bachelor’s degree in Media Communications, RTF, or a related discipline
• Mac OS and greater ecosystem expertise required
Preferred: résumés accompanied by portfolio, demo reel and/or website link

Client Description:

Our client, a leader in consumer electronics, is one of the greatest, most innovative, world-changing companies ever created! More like a cluster of start-ups versus a large company, they are single-handedly credited with creating some of the most impactful products of this generation.

Working alongside some of the brightest and most talented people, the work you do here will add up to something big that could not be done anywhere else.  There is no doubt that your best work will be brought out achieving some hefty goals at a heroic pace.

One thing we know is that you WILL NOT ever be bored.

Here are some more things you can expect:

  • Wi-fi equipped shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Onsite cafeteria

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)