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Senior Producer


New York, NY, US, 10036

New York

ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI),  a unit of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB,  VIA),  is comprised of many of the world's most popular multimedia entertainment brands,  including MTV,  MTV LIVE HD,  Nickelodeon,  Nick Jr.,  Comedy Central,  Paramount Channel,  BET and more. ViacomCBS brands reach more than 3.8 billion cumulative subscribers in 180+ countries and territories via more than 200 locally programmed and operated TV channels and more than 550 digital media and mobile TV properties,  in 40 languages.


Overview & Responsibilities:

Our global music team is looking for a Senior Digital Producer in NYC. This is a hands-on creative role for someone who is a music-obsessed creator to work on one-of-a-kind global events such as the MTV EMA and iconic music franchises such as MTV Unplugged! Our ideal candidate will bring an affinity for music, passion for all things trending across social, as well as possess a wide range of production experience from digital short-form to live production. The candidate must provide samples of social video to be considered for the role. 


Specific responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Acts as lead digital producer on projects, as assigned by the VP
  • Runs day-to-day digital/social video production, deliverables and edits (mix of text, graphics, photos, animations, emojis and everything in-between)
  • Comes up with creative ideas and produces digital and social content for multiple markets (including hands-on producing, budgeting, scripting, production team management, rights & clearances and post-production supervision)
  • Possesses experienced understanding of social platforms and algorithms that affect day-to-day publishing and content strategy including how to optimize video with metadata and stills
  • Writes, pitches and revises creative video treatments
  • Traveling to set and on-location when needed to create content, execute social integrations and meet with producers, talent and influencers
  • Leads complex live global event production across multiple social accounts /platforms
  • Partners with global teams to develop compelling creative for social platforms in support of music programming
  • Ensures consistent video content and quality, helping produce the best content possible within a set framework (budget, availability of resources and schedule)
  • Ensures efforts address localization for our markets and understands how to create video templates as well as localize content directly
  • Collaborates with larger team on creation of content publishing plans while evaluating audience consumption
  • Handles day-to-day vendor invoicing

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years working in digital content development and production, ideally in music and events
  • A deep understanding of creating video for digital platforms and story-telling for social platforms, including YouTube, TikTok, Instagram, Instagram Stories, Facebook, Snapchat etc.
  • Expert knowledge of YouTube (Premieres, Live, ContentID etc.)
  • Ability to bring all types of video ideas to fruition
  • Demonstrated experience working with vertical video production
  • A self-motivated all-rounder; confident shooting for broadcast, directing talent, researching and writing scripts
  • Experience working with high-profile talent, as well as social influencers
  • Extensive knowledge of the technical areas of digital production, including cameras, edit systems and live streaming
  • The ability to tackle assignments/projects and see through until completion is key

Additional Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Able to edit videos
  • Experience in an international environment
  • Able to speak another European language
  • Creative thinker – enjoys generating innovative ideas and solutions, devising new and exciting ways to engage audiences
  • A calm and diplomatic approach to working with multiple cultures and personalities, particularly in times of stress


ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


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Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City