Sandbox Studio

  • Assistant Producer

    Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/10/2018 3:42 PM)
    ID
    2018-1476
    # of Openings
    1
    Department
    Operations
  • Overview

    CreativeDrive is an independent global creative and content production company comprised of creators, makers and doers spanning across 100 content creation studios from all over the world.  We reimagined the entire content creation cycle – from creative to creation to execution, to provide clients with innovative content at unparalleled speed and scale.

     

    Our family of boutique brands who came together to build the largest global independent content creation company include; Sandbox, OneKreate, Dune Studios, Hudson Studios, PIA, Totem and DoubleDigit. Together, we serve client brands including; Michael Kors, Clinique, HP, Gatorade, Walmart, The Home Depot and more.

     

    We strive to continuously fuel creative drive through experiences and collaboration. Our motto is: Make Amazing Happen. It is an expression of the people, knowledge, and experiences that are CreativeDrive. Let’s make amazing happen together.

     

    Assistant Producer

     

    The Assistant Producer will provide assistance to the Production team, either under direct supervision of a Producer, or working independently on tasks.

     

    Responsibilities

    • Production Assistance:
      • Assist the Producer in maintaining the project integrity for the clients 

      • Serves as additional point of contact for client
      • Attends client meetings and pre-production meetings with the Producer, or in place of Producer
      • Coordinate freelancers – books talent and models in conjunction with the Producer
      • Assist overseeing production by working with project personnel (i.e. photographer, stylist, retoucher, assistants) to realize the client’s goals
      • Data Entry into tracker (inputting shot list and job information, updating photographer’s shot images into tracker daily, creating final shot list, indicating deliver date and method into tracker)
      • Creation and distribution of shot lists and merchandise tags
      • Oversee file trafficking & QC prior delivery – troubleshoot discrepancies and update shot lists or file tracker 

      • Provide on-set back up for the Producer 

      • Assist on model castings – collecting model cards, recording attendance, creating contact sheets, organizes galleries and tracking imagery on the server
      • Arrange for catering for shootings & meetings 

      • Attend to client’s and crew’s needs during production 

      • Handle various administrative tasks such as digital correspondence, digital filing, and trafficking requests from clients
      • Performs other duties as needed and directed

    • Merchandise Management:
      • Work closely with the client’s sample coordinator to ensure that all needed merchandise is available for Sandbox Creative Team 

      • Ensure merchandise control from the client’s turn-in process through the shoot and back to the client 

      • Act as a liaison between the studio and the client, communicating when items are missing or with any questions 

      • Attend turn-in meetings to document all styling guidelines and merchant photography requests 

      • Coordinate and track the shipping and receiving of merchandise via messengers

      • Check in the received merchandise against the shot list 

      • Organize the merchandise into racks to be shot on each set 

      • Keep track of inventory used for each project by maintaining tracker database and generate inventory reports 

      • Coordinate and traffic merchandise (storing, staging, transport) between different projects 

      • Provide styling and prepping assistance during photo shoots for fashion and still life photography when necessary
      • Prepare, pack and ship out merchandise that is to be used in photography 

      • Ensure the security of merchandise 

      • Coordinate extra help when needed

     

    Qualifications

    • 2 years college at an accredited university 

    • Minimum of 1-2 years in Production or a similar industry
    • Detail oriented, organized, able to manage multiple projects
    • Reliability and ability to adapt to changing conditions 

    • Ability to work under pressure in deadline-driven environment 

    • Highly organized with exceptional attention to detail 

    • Ability to prioritize/multi-task and follow projects through to completion 

    • Strong oral and written communication skills 

    • Team player 

    • Excellent people skills 

    • Knowledge of MS Office 

    • Intermediate understanding of Excel 

    • MAC proficient 


    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed