Associate Producer

The Associate Producer position at Spotted Yeti Media is a full-time and salaried position. This is a mid-level leadership role that can best be summed up as a producer-editor, leading smaller level productions and assisting on larger-scale productions. The ideal candidate should be a strong storyteller and possess technical knowledge of video production and editing.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Serve as Producer on select projects, managing client relations, production logistics, content, and budgets.
  • Support the Sr. Producer in executing larger productions by assisting in prep work, shoot management, and edits.
  • Edit short format marketing videos. This can include creating visually engaging storytelling pieces, scripting interview-based productions, and branding new content for our clients.
  • Participate in creative discussions and contribute to team brainstorming sessions for new video concepts.
  • Maintain personal edit station, update software, and recommend new tools to keep current with industry trends.
  • Manage media files.
  • Periodically lead client review meetings and edit sessions.
  • Contribute to company marketing (social media, website updates, blog writing, etc.)
  • Crew production shoots as needed (camera operation, lighting, audio, etc.).
  • Work well in a fast-paced environment and manage deadlines and deliverables in a timely, professional manner.

REQUIREMENTS

  • A strong sense of storytelling and the ability to identify new and creative ways to approach how we tell stories through video.
  • Proven video experience with a strong portfolio of project examples.
  • Client relationship and employee management skills.
  • Ability to maintain multiple projects at once.
  • Fluent knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro and Apple hardware and software. After Effects knowledge a plus.
  • Experience in operating video equipment.

Employees are expected to work at minimum a 40-hour workweek. Some nights and weekends are required due to project deadlines or production shoots.

Resumes and portfolio samples should be submitted to Molly Berrens at molly@spottedyeti.com.

 

Freelance Opportunities

If you are a freelancer or interested in developing a relationship with us for future full-time opportunities, please let us know. We have regular needs for both specialty contractors on a per project basis as well as a desire to build up our pipeline of future hires. Most common opportunities include:

  • Director of Photography – A high level and proven expert shooter who would also provide their own equipment and crew recommendations for larger projects.
  • Experienced Videographer - A qualified shooter who can utilize our in-house equipment package.
  • Editor – A well-rounded video editor who can take on our overflow projects when we are heavily booked.
  • Production Assistant – An extra hand on our larger productions and opportunity for both parties to get to know each other better.

Resumes and portfolio samples should be submitted to Molly Berrens at molly@spottedyeti.com. When applying, please let us know what position interests you as well as if freelancing is your regular gig or if you are ultimately interested in something longterm.