Bentkey Ventures (The Daily Wire) is looking for a Production Assistant to join our Production Department in Nashville, TN. The Production Assistant will support the Production team as well as the office at large with a wide variety of tasks ranging from running errands to running camera for shoots. In this crucial role that is essential for keeping all operations running smoothly, the PA will wear multiple hats on any given day. If you have previous Production experience, are a team-player and a self-starter, and possess a passion for politics, you may be the right person for this role and we look forward to hearing from you!

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Production team on set for various video projects as needed with set management tasks including but not limited to: preparing lights, props, and equipment for shoots
  • Offer basic technical production support on set including but not limited to: running teleprompter, focusing cameras, and printing/delivering documents and forms for shoots
  • Archive podcast episodes (content, topics, segments, etc.)
  • Assist editors on podcast deliverables by logging metadata for podcast episodes
  • Assist technicians and engineers in testing and researching new and alternate gear for production
  • Run off-site errands for Production team
  • Coordinate meals for Production crew
  • Assist with coordination of Production equipment rentals
  • Assist Production crew with set prep for shoots
  • Assist with booking show guests as needed
  • Pull and clip media for playback on podcasts
  • Travel as needed to assist Production crew on the road
  • Manage basic repairs & maintenance projects around office
  • Assist in organizing and maintaining cleanliness of sets
  • Organize and clean storage areas
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Experience & Requirements:

  • Previous professional Production Assistant experience (preferred but not required)
  • Interest in production and an eagerness to learn about the industry
  • Highly self-motivated with a “can-do” attitude
  • Strong sense of professionalism
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including: listening; written, verbal, and non-verbal communication; and an openness to and great attitude about receiving feedback
  • Comfortability with standing, walking, bending, twisting and/or stooping, kneeling and/or squatting, climbing stairs, lifting, reaching and/or lifting overhead, grabbing with hands, pushing and pulling (required on a regular basis)
  • Ability to work well under pressure

Additional Detail:

  • Reports to: Production Manager
  • Start date: Immediate
  • Employment type: Temp to Hire
  • Compensation: $20/hour

To learn more about Bentkey, please visit the following Daily Wire Facebook and YouTube page links:

Daily Wire Facebook
Daily Wire YouTube
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Bentkey Ventures provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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.