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Senior Producer

Senior Producer

• Intermediate Level


BuzzFeed’s Cocoa Butter is seeking an experienced Senior Producer who can lead all aspects of production for a Black culture and lifestyle channel.

Category Producers 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Oct 08, 2021
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The ideal candidate is a creative thinker, proven leader, and passionate about telling stories that speak to Black culture and are in tune with everything that’s happening on the internet. Candidates should be comfortable leading a team under tight deadlines. This is a staff position.

You Will 
  • Develop and pitch video shows and series on a monthly basis that are buzzworthy and speak to the Black audience
  • Collaborate with in-house talent to develop new shows 
  • Identify new emerging talent to create shows and series 
  • Be able to edit 2 videos a month, and work with an in-house editor to edit additional content 
  • Collaborate across the content organization to create crossover content 
  • Provide support and creative input on team videos to ensure ongoing quality and audience growth
  • Ensure the production of all your projects come in on time and within budget while maintaining BuzzFeed’s high creative standards
You Have
  • 4 or more years of video production experience
  • Experienced camera operator, who is skilled with DSLRs
  • Expertise in editing with Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Experience producing shoots in studio and on location, including different lighting and equipment set ups that best serve a wide variety of production environments
  • Able to meet tight production deadlines
  • The ability to expertly explain ideas and creative vision in a compelling way
  • A deep understanding of virality and shareability on all social platforms, including emerging platforms
All job applications must be received through the official BuzzFeed Jobs board (, including referrals. It is BuzzFeed's practice to not schedule job interviews until after an application is submitted through our jobs board.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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