Editorial Producer

Vox Media | NYC

Posted Date 9/11/2017

Vox Media employees go deep, thriving on innovation and change while ambitiously seeking to master their subject areas, hone their craft, and improve their communities. We help smart, talented, creative professionals make a meaningful impact in media, technology and the world around them. The Vox Media house of brands includes industry-leading media forces like SB Nation, Eater, The Verge, Vox, Curbed, Recode, Racked and Polygon, and reaches an audience of hundreds of millions, generating over a billion content views each month.                                                                               

The Editorial Producer on the Video Lab will lead editorial decision making, coordinate and plan editorial calendars, write and edit video scripts, conceptualize new content ideas, and broadly push the boundaries of creative storytelling across platforms. This role will collaborate with editorial teams across Vox Media to inform editorial decision making for the Video Lab.

Overall Responsibilities:

  • Lead editorial decision making for Video Lab production initiatives
  • Write, edit, and give notes on scripts and videos
  • Coordinate story idea sourcing and conceptualization
  • Ensure that all content published reflects appropriate brand voice and meets editorial standards
  • Drive the development of new storytelling formats and production workflows
  • Oversee publishing and engagement strategy on all platforms the Video Lab publishes on

What you’ll do:

  • Work with Vox Media brand stakeholders to build content programming strategies appropriate to designated platform initiatives.
  • Build publishing calendar and manage stakeholder approvals for original content.
  • Contribute to team initiatives to creatively conceptualize new storytelling methods.
  • Review Video Lab created content and give team members notes to drive quality.
  • Research original content ideas that are relevant to our audience.
  • Write engaging and cohesive drafts, storyboards and treatments.
  • Work collaboratively with team that includes filmmakers, designers and editors to create superb narratives.

About working at Vox Media: This is a permanent, full-time position with excellent benefits—including flexible hours and generous parental leave. Vox Media strives to provide comprehensive healthcare options for our employees and to ensure that our healthcare and other benefits are LGBTQ-inclusive. You'll be joining a group of focused, hard-working, creative people who are passionate about doing work that's challenging and fun—and who strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance.

Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.

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