ProPublica is looking for a creative and collaborative filmmaker to join its films and video department as a film development producer and senior producer.
You’ll work as part of a small team to expand our film and video offerings. We’re looking for someone versatile with a knack for storytelling and strong skills in project management and communication. This person will work closely with the executive producer on a variety of projects with different rhythms and timelines. The position will involve collaborating with independent filmmakers and production companies, in-house filmmakers, reporters and editors, as well as helping us develop and nurture more and better films, series and audio-visual projects.
In this job you will:
We’re looking for someone who:
It’s a big plus if you also have:
This is a full-time position and includes benefits. ProPublica’s headquarters are in New York, although we are open to remote applicants. Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S.
We know there are great candidates who may not fit into what we’ve described above or who have important skills we haven’t thought of. If that’s you, don’t hesitate to apply and tell us about yourself.
We are dedicated to improving our newsroom, in part by better reflecting the people we cover. (Here is a breakdown of our staff.) We are committed to diversity and building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and ages. And we are taking steps to meet that commitment. We especially encourage members of traditionally underrepresented communities to apply, including women, people of color, LGBTQ people and people with disabilities. We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other status protected under applicable law.
The application form is here. Please include links to projects you’ve worked on or contributed to and describe your role in detail.
We will begin reviewing applications on May 23, but we will continue to consider candidates as long as the posting remains live on our site.Any questions? Email executive producer Almudena Toral at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.