Reports to: Producer (s) & Executive Producer(s)
Based at: Across the Pond - Frith Street or Google, UK
The Assistant Producer will support the Producers in all areas of the production; helping to compile and manage all the elements ready for all aspects of production such as scripting and the post production for each project they are assigned.
We are looking for someone who is happy to work as a client-facing member of the team, comfortable briefing animators or editors and ensuring the project stays on track in both content and timeline.
The job requires a methodical approach to each project including monitoring schedules, co-writing scripts, processing and communicating amends to help ensure that the project hits the often tight deadlines.
We expect that our AP’s will want to one day grow into the role of producer and therefore the right candidate will also have strong passion to produce their own content.
Support their producer in every stage of production.
Keep projects moving by being proactive and display great initiative in figuring out what next steps need to be taken.
Ability to be flexible and fast thinking - reshuffling priorities as work flows in and production runs its course.
Ability to communicate clearly and efficiently with producers, talent and clients.
Setting up meetings, working with the PM’s on any necessary logistics for shoots.
Responsible for re-versioning/localisation projects. The AP collate s assets, ensure all accurate translations, book in voiceovers and book in laybacks in the edit.
Responsible for maintaining all of the info for each project.
Display sound editorial judgment and writing skills.
Collaborate efficiently and confidently with presenters / talent.
Experience editing with Final Cut Pro beneficial, but not necessary.
Experience operating cameras beneficial, but not necessary.
Familiar with major Google products - GMail, Docs, Drive, YouTube, Android, Maps, Earth
Education and Experience
BA/BS degree. In lieu of degree, relevant skills or equivalent experience.
Portfolio of previous quality work.
Ability to thrive in a rapid paced environment on multiple projects in a busy atmosphere.
Excellent attention to detail and consistency (!!)
Experience working on both live action and animated pieces.
Highly organized and ability to balance multiple simultaneous projects.
A healthy interest in technology, social media and interactive content.
Fluent English is required. Other languages are a plus.
Across the Pond creates video content and channels for innovative brands.
As the in-house video agency for Google and YouTube, we have an unrivalled track record in delivering exciting, engaging and informative content.
Our aim is simple - to create video content which lives our client’s brand and which people love.
We are looking for talented, enthusiastic people to join Across the Pond.
Anyone joining us now will do so at an exciting and challenging time. The right people will have the opportunity to influence and grow with the business as they help achieve its ambitious plans.
Across the Pond