YouTube Video Producer

Saudi Arabia
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Frank Penalver

Job Description:

**Position is based in Saudi Arabia. Relocation assistance provided**


Aramco is seeking a well-organized, self-motivated, and creative digital communications professional to manage our growing YouTube account. The successful candidate is a YouTube first video producer who would take an ownership role on YouTube, with the potential to manage other channels longer-term as our team grows and evolves. This individual would be working closely with the creative team and would need to know all the steps of production including ideation, script writing, shooting, editing, uploading, etc. The candidate will plan and guide engaging, informative, innovative and entertaining campaigns and content for the platform to strengthen our corporate reputation and support communication with internal and external audiences. They will work closely with our corporate communication and business partners across the company – on topics as diverse as leadership, workplace, performance, technology, sustainability, citizenship and many more – to grow our audience and optimize the channel through targeted analytics and benchmarks. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of overseeing top-notch social campaigns and strategies with measurable results in both reputational and commercial metrics. They should have a strong understanding of the current digital/social media landscape, be a strategic thinker, goal-oriented, and enjoy working in a fast-paced, start-up culture. This role is on the social team, working as part of the corporate communication team.

Minimum Requirements

5+ years of digital communications, social media, or video production experience, ideally a mix of agency and corporate.

Proficient with legacy, current, and emerging features within YouTube, with a strong understanding of the feature-set on other platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Snapchat, and LinkedIn

Experience using design and video editing software such as the Adobe Creative Suite, Premiere Pro. Knowledge of After Effects, etc.

Proficient with social media content management and scheduling software such as Hootsuite or Sprinklr.

Experience supporting leaders and supervising/mentoring more junior staff

Bachelor’s degree

Key Responsibilities

Content Ownership: Overseeing and helping develop best in class content that feeds into impactful audience-first, channel-sensitive, socially-native campaigns, while helping develop user-generated content and thought leadership, and other storytelling.

Content Strategy: Positioning YouTube as part of our global social media strategy, in line with reputational, brand, and business goals

Campaigns: Overseeing and guiding YouTube campaigns across teams

Analytics: Gathering regular analytics on the platform, synthesizing them into regular reports while advising on strategies to leverage data for audience growth and continually-improving content

Channels/platforms: Keeping on top of the latest trends and developments across all social media platforms – particularly YouTube – while making sure content developed is tailored to the specific audiences and particularities of the channel

Advice and Learning: Leveraging knowledge of best practices in social content to help other teams and partners develop good, creative ideas both proactively and reactively

Measurement and Evaluation: Through an understanding of the link between content quality and performance, driving continual improvement of social content backed by analytics on social listening, monitoring, measurement of ROI and evaluation

Working environment

Our high-performing employees are drawn by the challenging and rewarding professional, technical and industrial opportunities we offer, and are remunerated accordingly.

At Aramco, our people work on truly world-scale projects, supported by investment in capital and technology that is second to none. And because, as a global energy company, we are faced with addressing some of the world’s biggest technical, logistical and environmental challenges, we invest heavily in talent development.

We have a proud history of educating and training our workforce over many decades. Employees at all levels are encouraged to improve their sector-specific knowledge and competencies through our workforce development programs – one of the largest in the world.

Client Description:

Aramco occupies a unique position in the global energy industry. We are the world's largest producer of hydrocarbons (oil and gas), with the lowest upstream carbon intensity of any major producer. 

With our significant investment in technology and infrastructure, we strive to maximize the value of the energy we produce for the world along with a commitment to enhance Aramco’s value to society.

Headquartered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and with offices around the world, we combine market discipline with a generations’ spanning view of the future, born of our nine decades experience as responsible stewards of the Kingdom’s vast hydrocarbon resources. This responsibility has driven us to deliver significant societal and economic benefits to not just the Kingdom, but also to a vast number of communities, economies, and countries that rely on the vital and reliable energy that we supply.