Uproxx Media Group is seeking a talented In-House Director/Editor/Production Technician to join our studio team working on content built specifically for our O&O platform as well as off-platform channels like Facebook and YouTube. Our studio team is passionate about storytelling and continuing to push the boundaries of creating the best content on the web.
The ideal candidate will be able to craft both cinematic and “un-produced” moments whether filming in the field or a controlled studio setting, and will have extensive experience editing footage into compelling short form content with strong propositions and story arc. They will have a deep understanding of conventional storytelling techniques as well as the desire to be innovative in their approach to cinematography and post-production. We’re looking for someone who wants to be a part of The Culture of Now and a desire to always strive to make our content better.
As part of our team you will be shooting, directing and editing videos for a variety of our verticals including Entertainment, Sports, Music, Tech, News and Current Events, and more. Content will range from short form daily videos to longer deep dive doc style storytelling. You’ll work with our production and creative teams to identify compelling stories, tell them efficiently and effectively as well as working with our Editorial staff to find ties to our audience’s passions.
Additionally, this position will be responsible for managing our equipment room operations and providing technical support for day to day in-house and remote productions.
Enthusiasm, a willingness to travel, an ability to juggle multiple projects, and initiative to kick-start projects in a busy work environment are all huge musts.
If this describes you, please send a resume and cover letter. In your cover letter or in a separate document, please provide us two specific samples of your work with a short description of why you’ve chosen them as samples of your work. Please do not include more than 2 links and please do not just send a link to your website. This position is based out of our studio space in Culver City, CA.