Senior Production Assistant

@ Some Spider – fast-growing digital media start-up

New York City (Flatiron)

Email resumes to: paul@somepsider.com

Company Description

Led by a team that includes the former co-founder of Diapers.com (sold to Amazon), the head of digital at The New York Times and the Entertainment Industry Manager at Facebook, Some Spider is a profitable NYC-based digital media & entertainment company backed by Marc Lore and Vinit Bharara.

We’re home to two channels built for mobile and social: Scary Mommy (the biggest parenting property in the country, reaching over 100 million people each month), and CAFE (2016's breakout news and humor brand, reaching over 60 million people each month). And we plan to launch more.

Fresh off our Series A funding round, we are now building out our creative team, and looking for an exceptional production assistant who will join us on our mission to reimagine video/visual storytelling.

Responsibilities

       Accompany shooter and producer on tech scouts

       Oversee audio and lighting equipment on-set

       Create call sheets and obtain permissions

       Assist producer and editor in finding music and special effects

       Source props

       General admin including maintaining gear, managing props and handling logistics 

Requirements

       2 years’ experience in video production

       Experience with audio recording equipment and lighting a must

       Outstanding communication and organizational skills

       Degree in TV/Film production or related field a plus

       Good vibes and play nice with others

Software

‪Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite (bonus)

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