Location: Los Angeles, California or Hybrid

PragerU is the world's leading conservative nonprofit that is focused on changing minds through the creative use of digital media. Taking full advantage of today's technology and social media, we educate millions of Americans and young people about the values that make America great. We’re proud to be voted “Best Place to Work in Los Angeles” by the LA Business Journal.

The Creative Producer, Mini-Docs will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of production, from planning to execution/post-production for all mini-docs produced both in-house and with outside vendors. This position will report directly to the CEO.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Be able to concept and develop ideas, and also pivot when needed to optimize projects which fit the brand and voice of PragerU.
  • Lead production of video shoots in-house, organizing & providing pre-production logistics, managing on set during filmings, and sending post-filming follow-up/release updates to all stakeholders.
  • Be a point person for vendors. Build relationships, kick off projects, communicate schedules, hold all parties accountable, and anticipate problems or delays. Perform content reviews and manage creative feedback. Loop in appropriate Executive team members for feedback and sign-off as needed. Manage budget milestones for these projects.
  • Anticipate needs, timelines, and delays, and formulate solutions when problems arise.
  • Develop an understanding of brand guidelines and maintain quality control standards, including any licensed content for legal issues. .
  • Make sure production output fits content pipeline as planned

Successful Candidates Will Possess:

  • 5-7+ years of production experience, including 5+ years of general management in all arenas (pre-production, day-of, post-production).
  • Ability to work with STARTUP-TYPE HUSTLE and not overcomplicate productions.
  • Adhere to established processes and structures, including working closely with Heads of Production for PragerU general content to maintain consistency across production units.
  • Top-notch organizational and time management skills. Ability to manage multiple projects/content lines simultaneously, and work with all elements of a production team (management, writers, camera/grip/lighting, editors, etc.).
  • Strong problem solving skills, identifying creative and cost-effective solutions that balance both short-term needs and long-term scalability.
  • Strong leadership and ability to garner buy-in from team members, and strong collaboration skills with other departments (marketing, design, etc.).
  • A true Team Player, proactive, helpful, honest, and calm under pressure. This is a no-ego environment where no task is too small.
  • Strong creative instincts and ability to think critically, from giving creative feedback on content to problem-solving logistics issues.

How to Apply: Please submit a resume, demo reel/samples, and cover letter. In your cover letter, include a section explaining how your values align with ours, and why you would want to specifically work at PragerU.

What We Do: We promote American values through the creative use of educational videos that reach millions of people online. Serving all ages, our content offers a free alternative to the dominant left-wing ideology in culture, media, and education. Whether you’re searching for a deeper understanding, a new perspective, or a way to get involved, PragerU helps people think and live better. To learn more about PragerU, visit http://prageru.com.