Zazoom Media Group is currently looking to add team members to their rapidly growing company. ZMG produces and distributes viral, short-form video content in multiple languages that is both entertaining and informative under multiple brands including Buzz60, Veuer, Grate and Full, Penny Gem and Mommy 3.0. ZMG pulls in millions of viewers a week and works closely with outside, top brand, clients to produce videos for their website. Candidates for this position MUST be willing to work morning, night and weekend shifts.
The Executive Producer (EP) digital content at ZMG will be involved in day-to-day pre-production, production and post-production responsibilities for ZMG’s content. The successful candidate will oversee production of trending news stories. This digital producer is responsible for the writing and review of scripts, supervising editing and hosting performance and timely distribution of videos while upholding ZMG’s editorial and production standards.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Executive Producer will be the creative video lead across several Zazoom Media Group digital brands.
- Will work to drive the tone and direction of several brands.
- Manage and train producers and talent
- Copy edit scripts, verify content rights and clearances, guide hosts’ story selection
- Secure interviews as needed
- Responsible for final proof and compliance of all videos
- Work with research/analytics team to understand success metrics and adjust content to incorporate ideas that improve the brandManage and train producers and talent.
- Strong leadership experience at a previous job in news. Experience in the digital space is a plus.
- Strong viral story selection capabilities and an understanding of what works in digital.
- Experience leading, training and managing a production team.
- Strong editorial judgement, willingness to experiment and ability to relate to audiences honestly and conversationally.
- Effective time-management and ability to produce excellent work on deadline.
- Must be curious and capable of identifying stories across different verticals with the goal of them going viral and being shared.