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Digital Content Producer, Amazon Live

Amazon Studios

New York, NY 04-15-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Job summary
Amazon Live is a video shopping experience that leverages the interactivity and communication potential of live video to help customers connect with brands throughout their shopping journey. Amazon Live enables customers to discover new brands and products in a fun and engaging way, and to deepen their connection with brands they already love. For brands, livestreaming on Amazon offers a powerful communication tool that allows them to interact directly with shoppers, build their brand, and present their products in a new format. Our full-stack teams build high-scale, low-latency, personalized video experiences, develop a world-class livestreaming mobile app, and create a high-volume real-time analytics dashboard that helps us understand what our customers love most. If you are interested in building an entertainment product, enjoy a creative and fast-paced working environment, and want to work on a strategic new initiative, join our team today!

We are looking for an entrepreneurial, creative and analytical Digital Content Producer who is comfortable establishing livestreaming content from conception through execution, and resolving technical issues. As a producer for our livestreams, you will deep dive performance, optimize content, action opportunities, and improve processes. In addition, you'll collaborate with members of our agile team, including engineering, marketing, UX design, finance and advertising to grow the business.

The ideal candidate will have previous development and production experience in digital content, but will not be tied to traditional production methods and processes. In addition, this person should bring to the table a notable track record in creating content based on audience insights and data, ability to source talent, and a passion for innovation. He or she will have a high level of comfort with ambiguity, ability to juggle multiple priorities, a deeply analytical mindset with the ability to investigate complex challenges, and can effectively influence across organizations.

Key job responsibilities
• Understand the nuts and bolts of production. Participate in all aspects of pre, production, and post from budget and casting to production issues in the field from to final delivery on assigned shows and projects.
• Plan segments, line produce, book talent, and manage budget.
• Manage relationships with talent and key partners.
• Partner with Advertising and Marketing on brand integrations.
• Pay close attention to metrics for assigned shows and use data to drive content improvement.
• Write and pitch proposals for new categories, formats, and concepts.
• Invent on and simplify our production processes and implement features.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• 3+ years experience as a producer/production manager or line producer
• 3+ years experience with budgeting, scheduling and cost reports
• A proven track record of producing digital content, either as an independent consultant or within a production company, TV network and/or film studio.
• 3+ years of experience in a creative role understanding consumer trends and creating content.
• Strong working relationships with the creative community - network of on air talent, producers, writers and creators.
• Live TV/Digital experience
• Strong capability to manage a production budget and schedule.
• Ability to adapt to a quickly changing, fast-paced environment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Livestream experience preferred
• Experience with data/analytics and using data to make deicisions
• Proven track record of communicating effectively with external partners and delivering results for advertisers
• Demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally within an organization to unlock growth opportunities Strong capability to manage a production budget and schedule.
• Ability to adapt to a quickly changing, fast-paced environment.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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