Executive Producer

Velem is a boutique post production studio in both NY and in LA. Our NY studio is currently looking to hire an Executive Producer to manage our color and edit team. 

We are currently looking for an Executive Producer who has the ambition and entrepreneurial spirit to help develop and grow the department. Our ideal candidate has experience working with fashion, music video and commercial directors along with advertising agencies. 

The ideal candidate will have at least 10 years of experience in the NYC post production scene - with a deep well of established contacts, including both potential clients and talent. They will also have a thorough understanding of the post production business - ranging from narrative and documentary features to broadcast and web commercials - covering services including editing, color grading, 2D and 3D VFX, beauty retouch, audio mix, as well as motion graphics and design. 

In addition to introducing new clients to Velem’s services, you will also be responsible for researching new leads and opportunities, and further developing our database of contacts. You will also coordinate with the team to publish and draw attention to new work via our website and social feeds.

Responsibilities include building relationships with new and existing clients, as well as taking in and processing jobs in a timely and accurate manner. This position requires our EP to be the point of contact for clients in regards to: project parameters, budgeting, scheduling, approvals, and new project procurement. Maintain a can-do, results oriented mentality and take ownership of accountability for self and staff. A thorough understanding of high-end color grading aesthetic and the ability to clearly communicate both in terms of artistic sensibilities and technical means is essential.

Skills required:

• Demonstrated superior written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills are needed

• New business development and marketing skills

• Interface with client contacts to cover progress on projects

• Participate in process of hiring freelancers and expanding the roster for VFX, editing, conform/online, sound mixing, sound design artists.

• Technical ability including knowledge of Mac systems, DaVinci Resolve, Avid, and the Adobe Suite

Salary is commensurate based on experience.

Competitive pay and benefits program, including: medical, dental & vision coverage, vacation & sick leave and 401(k).

Velem is a full service production studio, specializing in print, digital and film. With our foundation rooted in fashion and beauty finishing, we apply a refined aesthetic to everything we do. You can activate Velem's services at any level of the creative process, from concept development to shoot production all the way through to post production and final delivery. From advertising campaigns, to social media applications, we offer production services that span today’s vast visual needs, allowing us to collaborate with our clients as they meet today’s demand for high-volume, multi-channel content.

Milk Studios: 450 West 15th Street, New York, NY 10011