Amazon.com Video Producer in London, United Kingdom

D1 is the internal creative agency setting brand direction for Amazon’s global online retail websites. Our mission is to create beautifully designed visual communications that incorporate on-site graphics, video production, photography, style guides, and user experiences. We apply strategic insight to delight customers - driving discovery, engagement, and trust. We’re growing quickly and hiring the best. Be part of something special.

Video and photography is at the heart of our content strategy and so we are looking to recruit a seasoned producer with a passion for creating engaging video and photography content for our customers. We are seeking an accomplished and dependable producer to further strengthen our production offering, get involved with the creative and technical aspects of projects, and to help manage the post-production workflow.

We’re looking for a motivated individual to manage all aspects of a production from concept through final delivery, ensuring that all elements conform to the brand and creative vision. This is a hands-on position that includes executing creative direction, establishing procedures, building production workflows, and ensuring visual consistency across multiple projects. You will use your video and photography production experience to help craft engaging content across a variety of formats, and continually raise the bar on quality.

We are looking for a creative, enthusiastic, proficient and versatile Producer to join our growing team. Joining our fast-paced environment provides a unique opportunity to help represent the Amazon brand visually, set global visual standards, and innovate with creative sensibility and technical knowledge. A successful candidate will be an effective communicator that can handle multiple projects from beginning to end, under tight and evolving deadlines.

Reporting to the Head of Production, you start with the customer in mind and understand the powerful role that video / photo content can play in a successful and engaging customer experience. You will be skilled in developing new resources for projects, directing outside agencies/production companies, and managing a budget. You will motivate your creative teammates, and encourage fresh thinking and new approaches to production. You will inspire confidence by your project management and tenacity in meeting a deadline and show an unwavering attention to detail and an acute awareness that everything counts. You will provide clear ownership and accountability to anything you touch, and see it through beyond completion - measuring a project's success beyond delivery. You will show a relentless desire for innovation, balanced with business priorities.

  • Help create amazing video and photo content for Amazon customers.

  • Build a portfolio to showcase D1 internal creative agency capabilities.

  • Collaborate with a passionate team and help create original content.

  • Raise the profile of video / photo and help integrate into the wider creative offering.

  • Take video / photo production to a higher level, and explore new technology and innovations to work more effectively.

  • Help determine production size, content, and budget in development.

  • Perform management activities such as budgeting, scheduling, planning, and resourcing.

  • Manage projects and organise the creative resource and production team to deliver.

  • Save time, reduce overheads and increase productivity of projects.

  • Produce and deliver video / photo content including product/ service launches, adverts, social media content, promotions, behind-the-scenes, on-site explainers, branded content, and customer testimonials among others.

  • Lead video / photo projects and guide key team members and other creative elements.

  • Motivate and inspire creative teams and production crews.

  • Streamlining video / photo post-production workflows for high output.

  • Keep track of feedback, revisions and project communications.

  • Discover the best video / photo creatives and find new talent.

  • Connect directly with agencies, freelance and production companies where required.

Substantial experience as a producer in an agency environment.

  • A portfolio that demonstrates your ability to turn raw ideas into beautiful and compelling video and photo content.

  • Extensive experience in a deadline-driven production environment, preferably in a creative agency or production company.

  • Produced branded video and photo content, including advertising, online and social media.

  • Desire and ability to handle multiple projects in a fast paced production environment, under tight deadlines.

  • Strong project management and organizational skills with the ability to lead, supervise and execute production projects from concept through delivery.

  • Supervise and direct projects with outside creative agencies and production companies.

  • Understanding of the video and photo production process, equipment, technology and roles.

  • Knowledge of production industry standard formats, and media asset management practices on Mac/Windows platforms and networked environments.

  • Experience of localising video content for international and global markets is a huge plus.

  • Work closely and collaboratively with a variety of team members that includes creative director, creative leads, directors, production crews, editors, art directors, and designers.

  • Excellent written/verbal/presentational communication skills and collaborative skills.

  • Demonstrated business acumen and customer-centricity.

  • Assist with various managerial and administrative duties.

Degree in a Broadcast, Media, or Production related field, or equivalent professional experience

  • Has successfully demonstrated translating business and marketing goals into compelling and inspiring video / photo content.

  • International production experience including localising content across languages and cultures.

  • Experience in integrating video / photo into marketing or advertising campaign.

  • Understanding of production processes, technologies and capabilities in the corporate environment.

AMZR Req ID: 564142

External Company URL: www.amazon.com