Media Producer

Posted 
June 27, 2022

Overview

Executes the video marketing and promotion for Cascade Public Media brands. Produces short and long form content marketing that grows the Northwest’s premiere public media brand while demonstrating CPM’s values of integrity, community, innovation and diversity.

Salary Range: $60,000- $64,000 annually

Benefits information can be found here

Seattle, hybrid schedule available, must reside in WA State

Proof of vaccination required for employment

Cascade Public Media is committed to building a team that represents a diversity of thought, experience and personal background. We deeply value applicants from diverse lived experiences and backgrounds.

KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES

  • Execute creative video marketing productions for all multiplatform Cascade Public Media brands including KCTS 9 and Crosscut.com
  • Project manage from concept to completion; projects including line up and bag & tag production for broadcast, digital/OTT/program and event promotion image campaigns, multiplatform short-form video marketing and online content experiences
  • Direct voiceover sessions, on-camera talent and crew (field and in-studio productions)
  • Research and find details and assets from multiple resources and platforms with meticulous attention to detail and follow-through
  • Assist with the selection of on-screen and production talent; work with independent contractors, outside vendors and rental houses
  • Execute throughout all stages of production including concept development, script writing, pre-production (scheduling, storyboarding, location scouting), production, post-production, graphic design development and delivering for multiple platforms including broadcast, web and social
  • Produce program promos, membership spots, short-form video content, image and underwriting creative (virtually and in-person, as needed)
  • Produce promotional spots for programs, web series and podcasts distributed nationally 
  • Produce highlight reels, sizzles and other videos for special events
  • Edit content for on-air, web and social media
  • Work closely with all departments including Marcom, Sales, Development, Traffic, Design and Editorial
  • Work closely within Promo team to develop new and engaging ideas for promotion spots and campaigns
  • Deliver completed interstitial materials and related information to Master Control and social
  • Ensure work orders and activities are properly charged to project budgets
  • Maintain archive of interstitial elements for future re-use as appropriate
  • Assist with media management
  • Balance and manage multiple requests from various departments, ensuring that the best quality product is produced
  • Collaborate with other team members to foster a positive and productive culture and contribute toward the overall growth of the CPM
  • Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice

REQUIRED SKILLS/ABILITIES

  • Understanding of processing, editing and transferring video files across platforms
  • On-location and virtual (Zoom) video production experience, studio production and videography skills preferred
  • A keen eye for detail to help ensure rigorous quality assurance
  • Ability to work with on-camera talent and non-professional performers. Interview skills a plus

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • BA/BS in marketing, communications, advertising or equivalent experience
  • Experience in TV broadcast production or at a video marketing agency required. Familiarity with social video formatting best practices preferred
  • Experience as a promotion or advertising copywriter preferred
  • Video editing experience required. Familiarity with AVID systems, and Adobe Creative Suite highly desired

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have a valid driver’s license or reliable means of transportation to meet requirements of the job
  • Ability to view data on a computer screen for long periods of time
  • Ability to sit or stand for extended periods
  • Ability to regularly type on a keyboard
  • Ability to work a varied schedule on occasion, including evening, weekends and some holidays