(Nashville-Based or Willing To Relocate to Nashville!)

Bentkey Ventures (The Daily Wire) is looking for a Vice President of Production to function as the head of Production for all Bentkey / Daily Wire content. The VP of Production will work with the Executive Team to champion the strategic plan and initiatives as assigned by the Co-CEOs. If you are an experienced, senior-level Production professional who is passionate about the industry, as well as about the political and editorial news landscape, we look forward to hearing from you.

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise all aspects of production and post-production
  • Develop effective procedures and systems to keep productions running smoothly
  • Collaborate with the Executive Team, Finance, Legal and Social Media departments, as well as outside producing partners, to set up a global production plan, master schedule, workflow and maximization of budget spend
  • Create production budgets, schedules, and planning documents
  • Continually monitor, track, analyze, and report metrics for all projects
  • Report schedule and budget challenges and provide solutions
  • Supervise and collaborate with lead producers of each project
  • Oversee equipment and technology, integrating all original content deliveries into established workstreams and asset management systems from ingest to publish
  • Oversee development of new projects from concept to platform
  • Maintain a high standard in design concepts and visual aesthetics
  • Help accurately forecast and maintain delivery of programming to platform
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Directly supervise team members of Production and Post-Production departments as assigned

    Experience & Requirements:

    • 10 years physical and post-production experience (minimum of 5 years at studio, network, or production company)
    • A high level of integrity, care, and a passion for the quality of programming that airs on the network
    • Strong understanding of the “voice” of the Daily Wire brand and its Talent
    • Interest in and familiarity with political and editorial news landscapes
    • The demonstrated ability to work at the strategic level as well as operating day-to-day activities
    • Highly skilled in identifying and solving physical production issues strategically and in a timely manner while upholding the creative vision of the project
    • Strong understanding of the production process and working familiarity with the various entertainment guilds and unions for film and TV including but not limited to: SAG-AFTRA, DGA, WGA and IATSE
    • Flexibility and the ability to perform effectively under stress and to meet deadlines
    • Familiar with the current trends and workflows including 4K, multi-cam, streaming and broadcast.
    • Comfortable with travel (25%+)

    Location: Nashville, TN

    Reports to: Co-CEO

    Start date: Immediate

    Employment type: Full-time; Exempt

    Compensation: $120k-$150k; Dependent upon experience

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

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

    Daily Wire Facebook
    Daily Wire YouTube
    PragerU

    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