Studios: Associate Producer, FB Live

The Details

Mashable is seeking a creative and visual Associate Producer with an eye for cultivating engaging live streams. The ideal candidate must be a master shooter and a fast editor with a passion for culture, technology, entertainment, innovation and digital video. He or she must be comfortable developing and executing concepts for streams of all shapes and sizes from start to finish – often on tight deadlines.

This driven journalist should be quick on their feet, a problem solver and obsessed with learning new hardware/software system.

We are looking for people with all the hard and soft skills of production: idea generation, professional communication, shooting, lighting, audio, writing, editing, interviewing, and streaming. If you can help build an audience, and grow a community around our smart, funny, and eclectic live streams, this is the job for you.

The job is based in our Los Angeles office with perks that include snacks, high-fives and friendships with famous animals.

The Day-to-Day

  • Produce and execute assigned live streams in our Mashable Studios, or in the field
  • Develop production plans for future streams
  • Collect elements for live streams including video, images, and graphics
  • Edit live footage for other platforms
  • Brainstorm ideas with smart, wonderful people
  • Work closely with talent/subjects/team (both human and otherwise)
  • Work smart, work fast, meet deadlines
  • Make work you're proud to share

Must Haves

  • 1-2 years experience in online video
  • Fluency with Canon DSLRs, C100's and more
  • Mastery of Adobe Premiere
  • Facebook Live, Youtube, Tumblr, or other live streaming experience
  • Live television experience a bonus
  • The ability to execute projects from brainstorm to pitch to publication
  • After Effects and/or other motion edit skills is a plus
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Sound ethics, good judgment and journalism chops
  • Curiosity about the world, and a strong desire to continue learning
  • A positive attitude that doesn't suck

About Mashable

Mashable is a global, multi-platform media and entertainment company. Powered by its own proprietary technology, Mashable is the go-to source for tech, digital culture and entertainment content for its dedicated and influential audience around the globe.

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