IGS Beauty Producer at POPSUGAR
Culver City, CA, US
Producer, Beauty Instagram Stories 
PopSugar Studios is looking for a social producer with a knack for developing great beauty focused content perfect for our POPSUGAR Fitness Instagram Stories account. Our ideal candidate has their finger on the pulse of emerging and current beauty brands, news, and trends, and is knowledgeable about the celebrities and influencers who own the space. You are constantly finding interesting stories and can effortlessly bring them to life in compelling videos on our Instagram Story accounts. This candidate must also have experience working with big brands and be able to marry brand objectives with the POPSUGAR voice. This is a full-time position in Los Angeles. 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Oversee @popsugarbeauty Instagram Stories channel for POPSUGAR, producing daily stories for one of our Beauty account – you will create content strategies, shape daily programming, pitch new series ideas and one-off story topics, write scripts, shoot and upload content
  • Must have strong editorial judgment and knack for finding “what’s trending” right now in Beauty, and Pop Culture as it pertains to Beauty
  • A comprehensive understanding of Instagram Stories platform and what kind of content works there. Must be familiar with the platform’s tools, how to use them creatively, and how to create a compelling story across several slides
  • Manage all aspects of physical production, from scripting to design direction to final delivery and posting
  • An experience with working with major brands is key; as in addition to editorial content, you will all produce client-funded content tied to Beauty, and will be the face to face with client on set. You must be tactful and buttoned up as a representative of POPSUGAR
  • In addition to producing client-funded stories, you will also pitch compelling video concepts to our Sales team in pre-sale
 
Qualifications:
  • At least 2-4 years of hands-on relevant writing/producing experience for video and/or social channels
  • Must have experience producing content for shortform social platforms (ideally Snapchat and/or Instagram Stories) and understand how to produce, and optimize vertical content
  • Must be comfortable on set, in the field, and tactful around celebrity guests
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Understands or can quickly grasp the digital video production process and the POPSUGAR brand
  • A genuine interest in and aptitude for fitness 
  • Can seek out new and emerging trends and news in Beauty and create timely content on these topics
  • Can work positively and collaboratively with writers and editors of our sites
  • Can handle a high volume of work
  • Grace under pressure, great people skills, high integrity