Responsible for multi-platform video content that succeeds on air and on digital platforms including social media. The right candidate is a driven, organised leader who can articulate a vision for the video content and lead a tight unit. The Executive Producer has oversight of all concepts, scripts and storyboards, while being deeply involved in every aspect of video production. This is not a middle-management job of simply delegating work – it is a unique opportunity to combine editorial gumption with creative vision and oversee all video projects, including motion graphic videos, animation, news features, documentary-style films, creative short films and long-form television programmes. The role requires a strong sense of experimentation, adventure and playfulness. The ability to thrive under pressure, manage intense deadlines and collaborate well with others is essential.
Bachelors in Mass Communication, Film and Television or a related field is required.
A minimum of 10 years experience, with a solid producing and directing background. Television experience is essential.
Excellent news judgment.
Strong sense of audience desires.
Ability to multi-task and coordinate several crews and projects simultaneously.
An ability to summarise information into easy-to-understand elements.
Experience working with a vast range of video formats.
Knowledge of social networking space.
Strong scriptwriting skills.
Possess a wide network of shooters, editors, and producers.
Fluency in Adobe Premier, After Effects and Photoshop.
Obsessive attention to detail and deadlines.
Proven ability to perform under pressure and deliver high-quality work to tight deadlines.
Strong understanding of Lifestyle industry and consumer trends.
Passionate about Lifestyle, Culture and Entertainment.
Excellent interpersonal skills. Must work well with others