Associate Producer

Refinery29, Los Angeles

A modern woman's destination for how to live a stylish, well-rounded life

About us:

Refinery29 is the leading media and entertainment company focused on women with a global audience footprint of 249 million across all platforms. Through a variety of lifestyle stories, original video programming, social, shareable content, and live experiences, Refinery29 provides its audience with the inspiration and tools to discover and pursue a more independent, stylish, and informed life. Please visit Refinery29 for more information and to browse content. You can also visit our FrenchGermanUS, and Canadian editions.  

About the team:

Refinery29 is looking for a sharp video producer with a passion for beauty and experience producing editorial content. Must be a skilled short form storyteller, a highly motivated self-starter,  show a positive attitude, and a desire to reach women through beauty. 

What Makes an R29er?

  • You have commitment and passion about the mission of R29 to be a catalyst for women to feel, see, and claim their power and realize their infinite potential

  • The ideal candidate for this position will be extremely detailed, organized and a skilled multi-tasker with strong written and verbal communication skills. Experience in digital media planning is a plus. Previous or current experience working with fashion, retail or entertainment required. 

Our ideal candidate: 
  • Works with the Refinery29 team in all aspects of digital production development, pre-production, production and post
  • Able to field produce and direct segments independently, troubleshooting logistical and creative elements, with support from production management and producer(s)
  • Works with producer to develop new ideas and support the production of those concepts
  • Is capable of owning a formatted project from start to finish
  • Formats creative decks 
  • Researches and casts stories
  • Responsible for camera reports, receipts, expenses 
  • Beginning knowledge of script writing
  • Works interdepartmentally, coordinating with other teams- such as programming and talent teams to find perfect talent for videos
  • Understands audience insights from programming team/editorial team and how to incorporate them into productions
  • Work closely with Executive Producer to concept and ideate creative for video dedicated to all content
  • Budget, allocate resources, set deadlines
  • Develop production schedules
  • Select and hire crew and talent
  • Reserve and rent equipment
  • Produce and deliver 30-40 short form assets per month
  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Proficient in Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, After Effects)
  • Positive, intuitive/proactive, and collaborative team player
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Superior judgement and discretion
  • Unwavering desire to learn more about your craft and continue to become better
  • Ability to cohesively and effectively work within a large creative organization, to embrace new experiences and take direction well. We welcome smart, intuitive candidates who have a passion for working in video production and for storytelling.
  • Experience shooting - both DSLR and prosumer cameras a plus
  • Experience with editing software a plus



About Refinery29

Refinery29, the largest independent fashion and style website in the United States, is a lifestyle platform that delivers nonstop inspiration to live a more stylish and creative life. Through award-winning original programming, Refinery29 connects a fast-growing audience of users with content, commerce, and community, giving them all the tips, tricks, and tools they need to live a more beautiful life – and share it with the world.

Want to learn more about Refinery29? Visit Refinery29's website.