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Video Producer

Video Producer

• Emerging Level


Los Angeles, and New York BuzzFeed’s Cocoa Butter is seeking a Producer who can create content for a Black culture and lifestyle channel.

Category Video Producer 
Location Location Not Provided
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

The ideal candidate is a creative thinker, proven leader, and passionate about telling stories that speak to Black culture and are in tune with everything that’s happening on the internet. This is a staff position.

You Will 
  • Develop and pitch video shows and series on a monthly basis that are buzzworthy and speak to the Black audience
  • Be able to edit 2 videos a month, and work with an in-house editor to edit additional content 
  • Provide support and creative input on team videos to ensure ongoing quality and audience growth
  • Ensure the production of all your projects come in on time and within budget while maintaining BuzzFeed’s high creative standards
  • Use viewer and platform data to continuously improve and refine video ideas and execution
  • Work with the publishing team to grow the Cocoa Butter channel
You Have
  • At least 2 years experience creating digital video content in a deadline-driven environment
  • Experienced camera operator, who is skilled with DSLRs
  • Proficient in Adobe Premiere Pro and Photoshop
  • Experience producing shoots in studio and on location, including different lighting and equipment set ups that best serve a wide variety of production environments
  • Able to meet tight production deadlines
  • The ability to expertly explain ideas and creative vision in a compelling way
  • A deep understanding of virality and shareability on all social platforms, including emerging platforms
  • Must have great communication skills and be able to give and receive critical feedback in a small team environment
  • Ability to work independently and under close direction
All job applications must be received through the official BuzzFeed Jobs board (, including referrals. It is BuzzFeed's practice to not schedule job interviews until after an application is submitted through our jobs board.

To Apply
  • No formal cover letters, please. Instead, include in your application explaining why you'd be a good fit for this position
  • Submit a resume

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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