“Two week paid vacation policy, ability to work from home several days a week, health/dental insurance benefits, and growth potential”
The Rubin Report is seeking an experienced and talented Digital Producer/Editor to join their production team! The Digital Producer/Editor will play an integral role in continuing to grow what has become one of the largest political podcasts and talk shows in the digital space, which has an emphasis on libertarian minded ideas and a focus on free speech. This is a full-time position based in Los Angeles, CA.
You’re a digital production jack of all trades who is just as comfortable commanding a control room as you are wrangling high profile talent, editing the final cuts of an interview, or hopping on a conference call with an advertiser. You have experience working in the audio visual field with a strong understanding of signal flow and studio equipment operation, as well as a strong sense of storytelling and editorial direction. You’re a self starter who works well independently or on a team, have a good sense of humor, and are level headed in the face of stress.
What You’ll Do:
Produce original interviews with high profile host / talent for a growing political media brand
Shoot original content in a four camera live cut livestream studio, acting as camera operator, video switcher, and audio engineer as needed in productions
Operate and maintain in-house live digital video and podcasting studio, ensuring equipment is maintained and functioning properly
Setup both in house and external live streams on YouTube and Facebook and monitor live stream for issues
Edit digital and social video content like promos, behind the scenes features, and bonus clips for YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Research political topics / guests
Write and coordinate advertisement copy for promotional reads, liaising with outside clients and brands as necessary
Collaborate with a small team to ensure editorial, social, marketing, and creative project goals are achieved
Minimum 3 years working knowledge of audio visual equipment with a proficiency in lighting, sound, and video recording along with experience with the technical challenges and problem solving needs in a studio production environment
Minimum 3 years of experience producing and editing digital new media and/or broadcast media production
In depth understanding of technical concepts and operation of digital video cameras and studio hardware. Ability to operate video camera (Sony PXW-X70), video switchers (Tricaster 410), lighting boards, and audio mixers (Behringer x32)
Experience with audio/video production and post-production utilizing current technologies including live streaming across various social platforms
Understanding of format and file type compatibility issues specific to video and audio
Expert level experience with Adobe Premiere
Knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and other graphics applications
Demonstrated ability to tell stories across multiple platforms
Ability to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully
Ability to motivate and focus cross functional teams to reach challenging goals
Ability to lift equipment up to 50 lbs. and climb scaffolding
Ability to work a flexible schedule, nights and weekends as needed
Ability to practice discretion and respect highly confidential information
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Self-starter who is assertive, enthusiastic, and highly motivated
Must be politically open minded and comfortable engaging with challenging political issues or ideas you might not agree with
Knowledge of political shows, personalities, and voices
Experience in working with digital new media and/or broadcast media production, web or internet start-up environment a big plus
Experience in working with high-profile talent
Demonstrated ability to work in a high pressure, fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
Please submit a cover letter with your resume.
Must submit showreel or related samples which demonstrates work with both digital and social platforms -- please include a link on your resume.
Employees enjoy a two week paid vacation policy, the ability to work from home several days a week, and health/dental insurance benefits.
About The Rubin Report:
The Rubin Report is the largest talk show about free speech and big ideas on YouTube. Each week Dave Rubin uses logic and reason to have honest conversations about politics, polarizing issues, current events, and more. Dave goes one on one with thought leaders, authors, and comedians in 'The Sit Down,' moderates opposing voices in 'The Panel,' and gives his unfiltered thoughts in 'Direct Message.'