Video Producer

Care about the facts? So do we. Since 2007, POLITICO has been committed to non-partisan journalism. We create products and deliver content of consequence; they have the power to change the course of history by making democracy better through our coverage of politics, policy, and power. As long as those intersect, there will be a need for POLITICO and our stories. That's where you come in.

POLITICO is seeking an experienced journalist with a strong track record in digital video storytelling from story conceptualization to publication to distribution.

What You'll Do:

  • Create informative and creative video for distribution across POLITICO's website, social media and other platforms
  • Produce daily news
  • Manage coverage of news events
  • Generate quick-turn packages across politics and policy stories

What You'll Need:

  • At least five years of experience producing video in a fast-paced news environment
  • Strong writing and production skills, including a demonstrated ability to convey complex information related to policy and politics
  • Proven leadership skills and an ability to work effectively with production and editing staff at all levels
  • Ability to communicate ideas effectively and efficiently
  • Experience working with talent and interview subjects to effectively generate narrative material
  • Adobe Premiere/After Effects/Photoshop editing knowledge and understanding preferred

Come help us build the story. We check our comfort zones at the door each day to foster innovation, and because we believe in each other's ambitions, we come together to create something meaningful.

We value our people. We offer a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package, including health and wellness benefits, commuter benefits, retirement plans, as well as work-life balance flexibility and opportunities for career development.

Let's keep in touch. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @politicocareers and #meetPOLITICO for a deep dive into what makes us POLITICOs and our adventures. We'd love to hear from you!


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