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Video Producer

Location: MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA

Department: Content

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Manager/Supervisor

Apply here: https://jobs.lever.co/yourmechanic/0544070e-8c27-4c3f-b7cb-a5a79262fd0a

Almost everyone has had a bad experience at an auto shop. Imagine if you never had to deal with an auto shop again. Imagine if your vehicle were meticulously maintained for optimal performance, and if you ever had a car problem or needed a scheduled service, a highly trained mechanic came to your home or office to do the job. YourMechanic is making that happen. We remove the hassle and frustration of car repair by sending expert mobile mechanics to your location.

Now, YourMechanic is making it even easier to access our expert mechanics with YourMechanic Advice, a comprehensive online resource for car owners that covers everything owners need to know about car care.
YourMechanic is looking for a video producer with creativity, smarts, and precision to join our team in Mountain View, CA.

Top candidates will have a talent for producing short- and long-form videos that empower and engage an online audience. They have the abilities and experience to wholly own video production from concept to final cut, a deep well of topic ideas, and a strong sense of viewer service. They love the entrepreneurial, fast-paced culture of startups, and being part of a fun and productive team.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create and manage a slate of weekly videos
  • Write scripts and develop concepts into compelling clips and series
  • Coordinate and manage the participation of in-house mechanics as on-camera experts
  • Work with editors to develop video that complements and extends web articles
  • Drive and oversee creative development and production from start to finish
  • Make sure projects are produced on strategy and on time
  • Track versioning to deliver final assets

REQUIREMENTS

  • At least 5 years experience running in-house video production, both in field and studio
  • Expert proficiency in FCP and Premiere CC
  • Proven facility with narrative storytelling while maintaining keen design and artistic sensibilities
  • Ability to write original scripts and also to develop and work with on-camera experts
  • Ability to condense and explain complex topics
  • Proven track record for seeing projects through the editing process to a final product on both rapid-response and long-arc production cycles
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects while meeting tight deadlines
  • An interest in automotive topics is a plus, but not required

BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent medical and dental insurance
  • 1/2 mile from San Antonio CalTrain station
  • Unlimited vacation days and 8 paid holidays
  • Daily lunch program, ample stock of snacks and beverages

YourMechanic is backed by Ashton Kutcher, Y-combinator, founders of YouTube, Zynga, Warby-Parker, and Delicious, and venture funds like Greylock, Andreessen Horowitz, and DFJ. We won TechCrunch Disrupt in 2012.

Apply here: https://jobs.lever.co/yourmechanic/0544070e-8c27-4c3f-b7cb-a5a79262fd0a

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