Institutional Venture Partners
, the video production arm of POPSUGAR, Inc
., is looking for a Senior Producer
POPSUGAR Studios is the #1 producer of original online video lifestyle content, with over 300 million monthly views of its original series. Our videos are mobile-first and platform-first; we have been quick to innovate and optimize videos for platforms such as YouTube, Facebook, Snapchat, in addition to creating content for TV. Whether its shows that make viewers laugh, style leaders who inspire them to look their best, or lifestyle experts who help them lead a happier, healthier life — we partner with brands to produce meaningful and entertaining content that we know our audience will love and share by the millions. Check out some of our latest videos here
Now, we are looking for an innovative Video Creative Producer & Writer to focus on ideating and crafting premium content for POPSUGAR’s Branded and Native Video Content, with a heavy focus on beauty, fashion and lifestyle.
You will produce videos with visually impressive executions and clever storylines that move audiences to be inspired, and share. We’re looking for someone with strong aesthetic, a passion and expertise in topics that POPSUGAR covers and someone who is knowledgeable about trends before they’ve hit mass media. The right candidate loves the visual and creative side of producing and can also manage the various stages of production (pre through post-production).
A knowledge of digital framework - trend research, analytics, topic, framing, and clever writing for video are a must. You must have relevant digital experience and include links to videos you’ve written, produced or directed to be considered.
Concept, research, write, and produce ideas and stories for video, focusing on beauty, fashion and lifestyle
Oversee full production process, from ideation and pre-production, through production and post.
Direct shoots and art direct; oversee look and feel of videos
Align a brands message around a unique, highly shareable concept that will get viewed and shared by POPSUGARs audience.
Manage and deliver multiple projects on fast-paced timelines.Ensure that videos are executed on budget and according to client guidelines, as well as POPSUGAR best practices for optimization.
Bachelors degree in tv, film production, marketing, communications, or related field (preferred but not required)
Experience working with branded content
Excellent written & communication skills
Strong understanding of all aspects of video production - shooting, editing, art directing, styling, set decorating
Strong understanding of motion graphics and producing video for social media
Comfortable on set and leading a crew
Experience creating treatments and client facing decks
A keen eye for look and feel of a video
Deep understanding of the women’s lifestyle landscape and content
Energy, enthusiasm, and a desire to learn
Experience at an ad agency or media agency
Experience with Powerpoint and/or Keynote
Experience producing for still photos and/or GIFs
Experience with art direction and/or design
Intermediate knowledge of technical elements of production (camera, editing)
Art directing or Creative Directing
POPSUGAR Inc. is a global media and technology company that is parent to lifestyle media publisher POPSUGAR
and monthly subscription box POPSUGAR Must Have
. Together, the brands attract a monthly global audience of 400 million, generating 3.1 billion monthly content views. POPSUGAR is the #1 lifestyle brand for young women, delivering inspiring, informative, and entertaining content in multi-platforms across entertainment, fashion, beauty, fitness, food, parenting, news and more. POPSUGAR Studios, the video production arm of POPSUGAR, Inc., is the leading producer of online video lifestyle content, with more than 390 million monthly views of its original series.
POPSUGAR Inc. has offices in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and London and operates internationally in Australia, France, the Middle East, and the UK. The company is privately held and funded by Sequoia Capital and IVP. For more information about POPSUGAR Inc., visit corp.popsugar.com
POPSUGAR is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive company culture. We celebrate our differences and embrace the varying ideas, interests, and life experiences that make us who we are. As a company with a mission to inform and inspire people all over the world, we believe that employing individuals with diverse backgrounds is essential to building a successful, creative, and innovative business.
We work hard, play nice, and welcome those who do the same.
Whoever you are, You are POPSUGAR.
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