Format Producer - Youtube

Thousand Oaks, California | Freelance | Job ID #59120 |
Posted Earlier this month

Our client, a viral content company, is seeking a Format Producer to join the team.


  • Each week, brainstorm with our creative team to develop 4 YouTube titles and thumbnails into extremely compelling video formats that will draw out improv comedy moments on set and keep audiences captivated throughout a 20 minute video
  • Apply your creative skill set to a wide range of development needs such as generating 15 foils for a game show or developing a way to make the concept of “hide and seek” into a captivating 20+ minute video
  • Daily market research to maintain a deep understating of our demographic and content sphere
  • Incorporate retention data and analytics learnings to continually improve your approach to format development
  • Identify the core attributes that make videos on YouTube successful vs unsuccessful
  • Communicate and pitch ideas clearly and concisely


  • 4-6 years experience producing content in reality TV, digital series or game show development and pre production, preferably with a comedic spin
  • Highly creative, collaborative and full of great ideas to develop extremely compelling video formats based on YouTube titles and thumbnails that make the most of the concepts and keep audiences captivated.
  • Experience in knowing how to keep audiences captivated and watching throughout full length of content.
  • Experience with format development, audience retention, market research for latest trends

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.
  • The client 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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