Vice President, Executive Producer - Video
Ketchum is looking for a Vice President, Executive Producer
to join the fast-paced, and growing video and digital team in NY. Reporting directly to the SVP, Executive Producer, the Executive Producer will lead all Ketchum video staff as well as daily freelance hires and will aid in developing and managing aspects of production and delivery, producing original long and short form content as well as internal and external video needs. The Executive Producer will also manage resources, integrate new technologies and explore creative opportunities to enhance the productivity of the video production team.
About the Job
Manage entire video team
Direct all aspects of production on a daily basis
Work with the SVP, EP to address clients’ objectives and strategies
Manage production budgets for all projects
Oversee and manage relationships with all external production resources
Integrate new technologies and stay abreast of all new opportunities in motion graphic and video production communities and suggesting new ways to implement these trends/technologies
Work directly with clients and account teams to produce web video, sizzle reels, b-roll, and additional brand content
Lead all projects through every phase of production including creative development, pre-production, production/shooting, post-production, finishing/delivery
Collaborate with production team and editorial team on creative development and post-production on projects.
Develop scopes of work and budget parameters for projects
Collaborate with design and interactive group to develop multi-platform visual content
Effectively communicate ongoing project status with the EVP, video team, and account teams/clients
10 years video production and management experience
Knowledge of emerging media trends and digital technologies
Ability to communicate ideas effectively to all stakeholders
Strong knowledge of crew roles and rates, and how to build a “right sized” crew for all projects.
Strong talent facing skills
Excellent client facing/interpersonal skills. You will be interacting directly with clients and account teams
Must be focused on delivering great work, no matter how big or small the project
Must be able to effectively guide a project through the post-production phase
Must be team focused and work well in an edit suite with other editors/designers/production team members
As a global public relations and communications agency with 90 plus years of experience, Ketchum builds brands and reputations for clients. We start conversations, build communities and engage stakeholders—and have a lot of fun doing it. We inspire and empower our people to think about products, companies, issues and challenges in a different way. And we’re just crazy enough to think we can impact the world – and how it responds to ideas – through communication.
We believe great ideas shatter expectations, change thinking and build brands. We call this break through,
and it’s our mission to deliver it. How? Very simply—our people. By listening, cultivating diverse perspectives and rewarding fearless creativity, we’ve developed a culture of break through
What we offer
Robust benefits program
Generous time off policies
Retirement program with company match
Business casual dress code
Workplace and off-site social gatherings
Yoga @ work
Professional learning and development opportunities
Paid maternity/paternity leave
Interested? We’ve got an opportunity for you.