Bentkey Ventures (The Daily Wire) is looking for a dynamic and motivated Associate Producer to join our talented Production team. The Associate Producer will assist and support the Show Producers with general oversight of show production and serve as a liaison between multiple departments to ensure production work is delivered on-time and according to Company standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Book guests, both day-of and in advance, for show segments as dictated by Producers
  • Research potential guests and pursue those approved by Producers
  • Maintain quality of graphics and playback used and created for daily shows
  • Arrange notes for crew on new show media on a daily basis
  • Write introductions for guests (pending approval from Show Producers)
  • Facilitate arrivals of in-studio guests for daily podcasts
  • Pitch creative solutions for show segments to Producers
  • Assist Producers in developing and coordinating the creation of additional produced segments for shows and for Talent
  • Create tags, segment titles, and timecodes for assigned podcast episodes
  • Upload and deliver final exports for the weekend radio programming and promos as well as for other daily programming segments as needed
  • Ensure that ads are updated, on hand, and delivered to Talent
  • Travel as needed with various members of Production team when shows and segments are remote to ensure high-production value and to manage all production needs while on the road
  • Create various daily and weekly show promos as needed
    • o Pull green-lit selected lines from shows and mix them with the help of the Sound department
    • Pull green-lit selected lines from shows and mix them with the help of the Sound department
    • Assist Producers in coordination of pre-recorded content for a weekly ‘Weekend Edition’ show as well as occasional daily shows
    • Work alongside Producers to ensure all daily tasks across various departments are completed
    • Operate cameras during various shoots as needed
    • Assist Lead Producer and Producers with various tasks as needed
    • Edit video content as needed using Premiere Pro
    • Schedule, set-up, & help in all areas needed for various shows, including Esoteric Radio Theatre
    • Research and prepare interviews for Sunday Specials, assist Producer and Director in set up and editing of shows
    • Perform other duties as assigned

    Experience & Requirements:

    • Comfortable working under tight deadlines
    • Working knowledge of video production
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Ability to thrive in a team environment
    • Outstanding communication skills
      • Strong ability to professionally and effectively speak and communicate with talent and on- and off-camera guests
      • Comfortable and skilled in managing ongoing cross-departmental communication in a constructive and professional manner
      • Ability to manage multiple tasks at once
      • Working Knowledge of Premiere Pro
      • Ability to complete tasks with minimal direction
      • Interest in and/or familiarity with the political and editorial news landscapes.
      • Proficient Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

      Reports to: EVP of Production

      Start date: Immediate

      Employment type: Full-time; Non-Exempt

      Compensation: $23-$27; Dependent upon experience

      Benefits: Health insurance options (medical through Anthem; dental and vision through Guardian); Paid Time Off; 401k (5% match)

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        Please Note: Bentkey Ventures participates in E-Verify and performs background checks on all new hires. We will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s form I-9 to confirm work authorization. Thank you.