Vitamin T is assisting a Manhattan based communications agency with their need for a freelance Video Producer. This would be full time onsite for approx 2-3 months.
As a Producer, you are responsible for managing a variety of different video projects. You are likely to be involved at every stage - from taking the brief, liaising with the client, and writing a creative treatment through to successfully delivering the finished project. You are expected to fulfil a variety of production duties including creating a budget, drawing up Call Sheets and Risk Assessments, planning and coordinating shoots and
edits and invoicing and reconciling projects. Depending on the scope and scale of a particular project, you may be responsible for supervising Associate Producers and Production Assistants on the video team, and managing freelancers and suppliers. You will work collaboratively with your fellow producers, with your colleagues in Planning, Production and Post Production, with freelancers and suppliers, and with members of the wider agency team.
Client Management will be an integral part of your day to day responsibilities. You will be expected to help manage, develop and retain relationships with a range of clients as well as show a good understanding of the client’s business, and are expected be proactive in keeping up to speed with their aims, issues and concerns. Solid communications skills are required as you will also write proposals and may be part of the pitch process to new and existing clients.
5+ years relevant experience as a Producer as well as minimum 3 case
Experience producing videos for large, well-known brands
Excellent client management experience and the proven ability to explain/sell (as well as write) creative pitch ideas.