Creative Producer

Summit, New Jersey | Freelance | Job ID #64173 |
Posted Last Month

Our client, a startup e-commerce retailer for home goods is looking for a Video Producer to join their team. Your goal will be to elevate the creative work by bringing your expertise and connections to this growing business. The office and in-house studio are in Northern New Jersey and candidates must be willing to go on-site up to three days per week.


  • Own the creative production process for TV/Video projects helping creative teams realize campaign visions.
  • Work with marketing, creativity, and strategy to ensure objectives are aligned during a brief stage.
  • Partner with the creative team to ensure roadblocks are removed from the creative process, and flagging potential risks such as budget and timeline.
  • Develop and manage projects to a clear timeline, actively monitoring project progress and adjusting as needed.
  • Develop and oversee production schedules.
  • Provide quality control over creative deliverables to ensure standards are being adhered to.
  • Lead vetting and relationships with external vendors ensuring scopes are on budget.
  • Utilize your network of Production partners to stand up projects quickly and successfully.
  • Produce video shoots including managing pre-pro, hiring freelancers, talent casting, prop procurement, craft services, on-set assistance, asset management, etc.
  • Other tasks may apply.


  • 8-10 years as a Video Producer with experience in the advertising agency environment.
  • Experience working on fashion or luxury brands.
  • Experience facilitating the creative process from brief through completion, partnering directly with creative teams.
  • Experience with project planning, adhering to milestones, managing shot lists.
  • Strong experience with budgeting and vendor management.
  • Knowledge of production and vendor rates, as well as booking procedures for freelance talent, actors, etc.
  • The drive to own and lead video shoots across the full process.
  • Ability to work at an extremely high pace without getting overwhelmed.

Does this sound like you? Apply today! 

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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