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Video Producer, Tasty

BuzzFeed, Los Angeles

The social news and entertainment company.


BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed is the world’s leading independent digital media and tech company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally and spreads Joy and Truth across the internet. 
Our portfolio of brands are household names that people rely on to inform and entertain, including: BuzzFeed, BuzzFeed News, Tasty, Nifty, Bring Me, Cocoa Butter, Pero Like, Worth It, and Unsolved to name a few!  These properties and their Creators reach over 134M people a month through articles, lists, videos, animations, quizzes, podcasts, original series, newsletters and more.

The Role 

BuzzFeed is looking for a creative and resourceful video producer who can help build compelling Tasty programming and shows for our Facebook and YouTube pages. Must be a native of the digital and pop cultural landscape with intimate knowledge of the latest and greatest in social media, food content, and emerging technology/platforms. The ideal candidate has a background in independent video production and an obsession with storytelling and creating food content. You'll develop, produce, and edit video content, as you report directly to the supervising producer of the team. Additionally, you'll work collaboratively with other producers on your team in both LA and NYC, as well as with other teams across BuzzFeed. 

You Will 

  • Create, shoot, edit, and produce Tasty content and shows
  • Develop concepts for internal Tasty shows and assist in the development of external Tasty show concepts
  • Produce, shoot, and edit Tasty show sizzles and pilots
  • Work collaboratively with other producers, chefs, and talent on getting pilots ready for season
  • Make creative, fun, and social-driven food shows that people will like and share across our platforms
  • Analyze the results of your work to learn from pilot tests and improve Tasty series, particularly with regard to audience response and performance metrics

You Have

  • 3-5 years of experience with video production and familiarity with DSLR cameras, lighting, editing, and audio recording.
  • 3-5 years proven experience creating compelling food content for the web
  • Strong passion for food/cooking shows, both digital and linear
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere Pro, Photoshop)
  • A competitive drive -- you enjoy challenging yourself and really going for it
  • Ability to work on your own as well as in small teams
  • A positive, curious, playful disposition (no haters)

 

All job applications must be received through the official BuzzFeed Jobs board (https://www.buzzfeed.com/about/jobs), including referrals. It is BuzzFeed's practice to not schedule job interviews until after an application is submitted through our jobs board.

Life at BuzzFeed

At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect:

  • A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth through work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more
  • An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options

A generous benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more.

BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios. 

BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.

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