PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

Job Summary

VIOLET GREY is seeking a Production Assistant to support the production of our renowned photo and video content for distribution on platforms including violetgrey.com, various social feeds, and advertising channels. This role will also facilitate event production at Violet Grey’s flagship store on Melrose Place. We are looking for a highly organized, self-starter who can manage multiple projects simultaneously, with a drive for executing on-time / on-budget products that further our creative and business objectives. This role reports to the Director of Production.

What you’ll do

  • Support pre-production for photo/video shoots and events, including location research, studio booking, equipment rentals, permitting, catering, and call sheets.

  • Support production for photo/video shoots and events, including liaising with location/studio, errands, and general assistance on site.

  • Support wrap for photo/video shoots and events, including credit card reconciliation, invoice follow-ups, and equipment returns.

  • Support the production of brand content by mastering our CMS, project management, and calendar tools.

  • Maintain Violet Grey’s art curation (a collection of all Violet Code-approved products to be brought to all shoots).

  • Internally pitch new and cool content projects for VIOLET GREY.

  • Assist other members of creative team with asset production as necessary.


    Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Film/Video, Media/Communications, or similar.

  • 2+ years of experience in photo, video and/or event production. Beauty/fashion experience a plus.

  • Strong general computer skills, strong knowledge Google Docs, Excel, and

  • Keynote/Powerpoint. Experience with Adobe Creative Suite a plus.

  • Knowledge of Asana or other project management software a plus.

  • Passion for short form content creation and storytelling through video, social media, and events/experiences.

  • A love for beauty and fashion editorial, especially as it relates to online communities, digital, and social media platforms.

  • Highly motivated and self-directed, able to prioritize and manage completing tasks and show good problem-solving judgment.

  • Creative, organized, detail-oriented and able to move fluidly between several projects.

  • Very positive, enthusiastic, and compassionate team player with strong work ethic and interest in growing with the company.

  • Willingness to be hands-on and do all levels of work and ‘pitch-in’ as needed, including a commitment beyond traditional working hours

  • Interested candidates please send your cover letter and resume to careers@violetgrey.com