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Production Assistant

GZERO Media is seeking a Production Assistant to assist the Video team in many aspects of video and audio production, including assisting editors and producers on content creation, media management, file transfers and storage, research, field shoots, and more.

About GZERO Media

GZERO Media, a subsidiary of Eurasia Group, is a company dedicated to providing the public with intelligent and engaging coverage of global affairs. It was created in 2017 as a subsidiary of Eurasia Group, the world’s leading political risk analysis firm. Our coverage takes many forms in digital media and broadcast television.

Position overview:

The Production Assistant is responsible for many aspects of video and audio production, including assisting editors and producers on content creation, media management, file transfers and storage, research, field shoots, and more.

She/he/they will be part of a team of award-winning content creators who produce the weekly global affairs program GZERO World with Ian Bremmer, the satirical digital series Puppet Regime, In 60 Seconds, the GZERO World podcast, and various other ongoing projects including livestreams and client partnerships.

The position offers a wide range of opportunities and a chance to learn many aspects of our growing video and podcast enterprise, working directly with producers, editors, and executives at an exciting content company focused on global news and analysis.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting video editors with content and media gathering, storage, editing and graphics production
  • Working with show producers to help develop and execute show plans, including guest interviews with heads of state and prominent industry leaders
  • Serving as a liaison to our social/growth team to deliver assets necessary for promotion of content across our various channels
  • Working with producers on livestream programming for GZERO Media and clients, as required
  • Helping with guest booking and logistics as needed
  • Maintaining show calendars and helping the Head of Video and Podcasts with projects and research

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years working in video and/or audio editing and production
  • Experience in a newsroom or deadline-driven content company a plus
  • Passion for international news and analysis
  • Professional presentation and ability to interact with high-level guests and clients
  • Knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro a plus
  • Ability to work well under pressure and with tight deadlines
  • Highly organized, efficient and effective communicator
  • Must excel in working with teams across the organization as well as external partners
  • Familiarity with media management tools and software
  • Position is based in our New York, NY, headquarters

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