Fly on the Wall Productions seeks a dynamic and effective Senior Video Producer/Writer to provide substantive editorial and technical expertise. The ideal candidate has extensive experience writing scripts, superb interview skills and expertise producing a high-quality film that meets the specific business objectives as defined by each client.This important addition to our growing team should be self-starter, capable of effectively managing projects from start to finish, and delivering a final product on time and within budget.
Duties and Responsibilities
Oversee every aspect of bringing a story to life by producing high-quality pieces on time and within budget. Produce and edit both short- and long-form self-narrated videos.
Research - Research content for films, produce, edit and fact-check scripts.
Scriptwriting – Conduct interviews and create a compelling narrative.
Editing - Edit pieces into a final product that delivers on the goals of each project.
Project management - Engage with businesses of all sizes and interact with a diverse portfolio of clients.
Collaborate with every member of the team, seek out input and take feedback throughout every stage in the production process.
Personal Qualities /Other Attributes
Demonstrated skill at managing multiple projects and budgets simultaneously, turning around scripts, conducting interviews, shooting and editing projects with tight deadlines.
Ability to work independently as well as engage with other team members collaboratively required.
Solicit and receive input and incorporate feedback from other team members.
Excellent organizational and communication skills.
Very strong verbal and interpersonal skills.
Commitment to quality, results, and superior performance.
Knowledge of diverse groups, working with a multicultural work force and sensitivity and appreciation to cultural differences is required.
Requirements / Technical Expertise
Bachelor's Degree, plus additional related college courses or professional training in related field is required.
15+ years of directly related work experience, including experience script writing, interviewing, editing and packaging.
Strong production and storytelling experience.
Expertise drafting scripts, outlines, storyboards, interviews for original content production.
Experience and understanding of digital media world.
Please provide a link to a sample reel of your work. The ideal candidate has a portfolio of high level, on-brand videos and animations across a range of subjects, content streams and campaigns.
Significant client and project management experience.
Candidates with experience working in either a development / communications office of a hospital, university or a major not-for-profit or in a PR agency as an account supervisor or project manager are most desirable.
About Fly on the Wall Productions
Founded in 1997, Fly on the Wall Productions is an award-winning, full-service production company with extensive expertise creating documentaries, feature videos and multimedia projects that combine the power of raw honesty with the visceral nature of film. The team at Fly on the Wall creates eye-catching and accessible films that directly address the needs of their clients—whether it’s increasing donor awareness, product promotion, supporting membership growth or a new initiative to freshen web content. We transform content into a unique visual multimedia narrative that connects with our clients’ target audiences—in a way that no other communication can.Our clients range from Fortune 500 companies to leading medical, cultural and educational institutions, to some of the world’s most influential not-for-profits and NGOs. Fly on the Wall Productions is headquartered in Brooklyn, New York.