Sarofsky is looking to round out our talented team with an experienced and talented producer. Our goal is to find a person who will bring their skills to our diverse production department. The producer plays a very important role at Sarofsky and this individual will report to the Executive Producer and partner with our in-house Creative Directors.

This person is a problem solver and a solution finder and should have a background producing work in the advertising industry as well as the ever changing and demanding entertainment field of both television and features. Past experience at a post production facility or advertising agency production experience is definitely a plus.

In addition to being a key part of the production team, this person should have expertise in the latest software developments and other related production software. He or she must also be very aware of industry trends and new technology and how to incorporate those into our production pipeline. This person will also help to maintain and establish our internal production process as our client needs continue to evolve and develop. As Sarofsky is a collaborative studio, he or she should have studio experience working side by side with other outside vendors on large projects.

As Sarofsky is known for its expertise and knowledge of design, in addition to the above requirements, this person must have an understanding of design… And not just motion design, but all aspects including photography, film and the arts. This includes a broad awareness of culture, lifestyle and news in general. We are looking for a well-rounded person who is passionate about producing at our renowned design studio and has his or her own point of view and personal style, so is therefore a strong and diverse producer.

Lastly, this person should be good-natured, sociable and enjoy working in a very team-oriented, collaborative environment. He or she should also be willing to and enjoy mentoring junior producers and production coordinators.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) or equivalent from two- or four-year college or technical school; four years related experience.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be proficient in the following applications: Word, Excel, Google Docs and familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience bidding both motion graphics and editorial work
  • Manage and help resource internal and external teams
  • Mentor junior producers, production coordinators and/or production interns
  • Help curate and maintain our roster of independent contractors including 2D & 3D artists, VFX artists, editors, audio companies, etc.
  • Manage projects from creative concepting and pitch work, to pre-production, production, to post-production and delivery, both internally and with other vendors
  • Ability to manage expectations and make sure all jobs in production stays on track

Minimum Qualifications

  • 4+ years of working in a production environment
  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in design or related field
  • Motion design and animation experience
  • Experience with bidding, invoicing and actualizing jobs
  • Experience solving problems and leading cross-functional teams
  • Typography and design experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with live action production
  • Experience with producing in the entertainment or other related fields
Thank you for your interest. Please submit resumes and examples of past work (reels and/or other related materials) to jobs@sarofsky.com with PRODUCER APPLICANT in the subject line. As we receive a high volume of applications, we will unfortunately be unable to reply to everyone. Please know that your submission has been received and will be reviewed by the team at Sarofsky. We will reach out if you are a good fit for this position. Thank you again.