Chicago, Illinois, United States
Weber Shandwick is seeking a Senior Content Producer to join our continued success in award-winning content creation for global brands and marketing solutions for our clients. Responsibilities include producing content for all platforms, estimating and managing various budget levels, creating and managing production timelines, and coordinating with vendors and partners such as production companies, directors, post houses, editors, music houses, VFX artists, etc.
- Produce video, stills, and animated content including but not limited to broadcast commercials, digital videos, experiential and live events from brief to delivery.
- Create and manage production estimates and timelines.
- Maintain a broad roster of production vendors.
- Have passionate curiosity for award-winning case study culture and help us establish a consistent agency case study video production process at Weber.
- Be the production point of contact on the integrated team, working with Account, Creative, and Media teams.
- Attend shoots and act as the conduit between agency teams and production.
- Coordinate with business managers and cost consultants on estimates as needed.
- Own integrated production projects from briefing and kickoff to delivery.
- Provide quality assurance on all creative deliverables
- Minimum of 6 years’ experience working for an Advertising/Communications agency or production company.
- Experience in contributing to and advising on creative development and non-traditional productions; interactive, non-broadcast, social and ‘earned media’ productions
- Experience drafting run of shows a plus
- Experience producing and delivering content for all platforms.
- Solid understanding of the latest production and post production technology
- Leading jobs with small & large budgets.
- Strong relationships with production and post-production vendors.
- Budget and scheduling management skills.
- Strong negotiation skills.
- Excellent communicator both verbally and written.
- Knowledge of AICP & AICE best practices.
- Knowledge of Non-Union & SAG AFTRA Talent guidelines a plus.
- Knowledge of licensing music and stock imagery.
- Experience collaborating with business affairs and legal departments.
- Willing to travel for shoots as needed (weekend work possible
About Weber Shandwick
Weber Shandwick is a leading global communications and engagement firm in 78 cities with a network extending to 129 cities around the world. The firm’s diverse team of strategists, analysts, producers, designers, developers and campaign activators has won the most prestigious awards in the world for innovative, creative approaches and impactful work. Weber Shandwick was the only public relations agency included on the Advertising Age Agency A-list in 2014 and 2015 and the only PR firm designated an A-List Agency Standout in 2017 and 2018. Weber Shandwick was honored as PRWeek’s Global Agency of the Year in 2015, 2016 and 2017, The Holmes Report’s Global Agency of the Year in 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2017, and The Holmes Report’s Global Digital Agency of the Year in 2016. The firm deploys deep expertise across sectors and specialty areas, including consumer marketing, corporate reputation, healthcare, technology, public affairs, financial services, employee engagement, social impact, financial communications and crisis management, using proprietary social, digital and analytics methodologies. Weber Shandwick is part of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG).
The Weber Shandwick Collective recognizes that your health and wellbeing are a priority. This is why we offer a full suite of benefits including:
- 401k (with employer match)
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Juice Money – $60 monthly reimbursement to be used towards purchases that nourish your health, mind, body, and soul
- MyDays – Flexible holiday schedules
- Short-Term Disability
- Paid Employee Family Leave
- Family Building Benefit
Employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and, if hired, present proof of vaccination prior to start date, unless eligible for a medical or religious accommodation or other accommodation required under applicable law.
Weber Shandwick is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Weber Shandwick recruits qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, ethnic or national origin, protected veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or citizenship status.
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