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Line Producer

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Line Producer

• Expert Level

Summary

Thrillist is looking for a Line Producer to be a key stakeholder across the brand. The right candidate will have a strong background in Production Management and Operations and will have a proven ability to oversee end-to-end production.

Category Producers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 14, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

This role will be instrumental in establishing Thrillist as a best-in-class video operation that’s able to simultaneously attract substantial viewership and recognition throughout the digital publishing landscape. 

WHAT YOU’LL DO:
  • Work directly with the Head of Video to create overall video/podcast and special platforms annual budget
  • Building, tracking, actualizing budget for all productions, internal and external
  • Oversee the production of several projects at the same time, constantly
  • Direct oversight of the production management team
  • Work with all members of the video department to secure the proper internal & external crew & gear necessary for shoots
  • Act as key liaison between client management, finance, legal, editorial and studios on all editorial productions, development projects as well as select branded initiatives 
  • Spearheading and maintaining vendor relationships
  • Oversee the gathering, submitting, tracking, and payment of invoices for all freelancers and vendors
  • Create & constantly grow a rolodex of freelancers at all positions and rate levels, keeping quality the utmost indicator
  • In select situations, being present on-set to ensure quality production
  • Be in constant communication with the HOV about not only direct reports but consultation on department wide personnel decisions
  • Bring enthusiasm around growing the team and developing more junior members
  • Represent the Thrillist brand well in public
  • Oversee Manager, Production and any freelance producers 
  • Ad hoc duties determined by Manager 
SUCCESS WILL LOOK LIKE:
  • A flexible, creative approach to problem solving in all stages of production
  • Ability to work effectively within the constraints of mid to low production budgets
  • A collaborative approach to production management
MUST HAVES:
  • 8+ years in the live-action/field production role (in the production management line) making commercials, documentaries, photo shoots, music videos, television shows, reality, talk show etc
  • Experience working across departments at a large organization
  • Experience seeing projects from concept through delivery
  • Must be a strong and effective team player & leader
  • Willing to work early mornings, late nights, and weekends when necessary
  • Comfortable traveling for select shoots
  • Strong negotiation skills

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening, Overnight
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