Freelance Digital Video Producer - WWE

  • Career Opportunities
  • Stamford, CT, USA
  • Oct 09, 2019
Part time Digital Video/Photography

Job Description

Job Summary

Reporting to Senior Director of Podcasts in the Advanced Media Group, and working closely with the Senior Podcast Producer, the Freelance Digital Video Producer will be responsible for driving fan awareness across digital and social platforms for WWE Podcasts. This creative and self-efficient team member will manage all aspects of production and post-production to support the WWE Podcast Network.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop compelling video elements that promote podcast awareness and listening
  • Shoot, edit, produce and publish both short-form and long-form video content both in studio and on the road to be released across WWE Digital and social platforms
  • Collaborate with Senior Podcast Producer to ensure audio-only and video content aligns well
  • Oversee talent booking and conduct pre-interviews with WWE Superstars (when necessary)
  • Set up, frame and trouble-shoot Skype video calls
  • Work with digital video and social teams on content scheduling strategies, and organizing support from the main social accounts
  • Manage and conduct quality control in all phases of production and post-production
  • Responsible for delivering both raw and edited media to central ingest for archiving
  • Keep current with WWE programming, storylines, talent, brands and products
  • Remain informed and familiar with social/digital content trends

 

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of related work experience in TV/digital/post-production
  • 5+ years of editing experience with applications such as Avid, Final Cut Pro and Adobe
  • 5+ years of experience in field production, managing a video/film shoot and producing/directing on-air talent
  • Experience in shooting with professional and consumer cameras a plus
  • Strong knowledge of digital and social platforms (YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat) and how to apply video
  • Capable of handling and organizing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Proven track record of creative and innovative thinking, effective storytelling, action and results
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-based, ever-changing environment while remaining organized and detail-oriented
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • WWE product knowledge a plus but not mandatory
  • Passion for emerging media trends and technology
  • Interest in pop culture
  • Willing and able to travel and work weekends