Story Producer

Full Time

Website _golden_hippo Golden Hippo

We work in different locations, and do different jobs, but share one common goal: to help as many people and pets as possible live long, healthy lives.

Hybrid, Brand, Copy, & Video, Where A-Players Thrive.

We’re an employee-owned, vertically-integrated builder of some of America’s most popular health & wellness brands. With over 1,200 team members dedicated to improving the lives of people and their pets, we create best-in-class products that bring health and happiness. Our creative content educates the world on making smarter health choices, while the brands we own generate over $1 billion of revenue annually.

We’re Looking For A: Story Producer who can write, direct, and produce high-converting short and long-form marketing videos to be used across Facebook, YouTube and Native advertising platforms that sell health, wellness, and beauty products directly to consumers online.

What You’ll Be Doing: Oversee the creative execution of short-form and long-form marketing videos using a data-driven, test-and-learn approach. Conceptualize new storytelling angles. Write scripts that combine a variety of storytelling narrative devices including narration, scripted copy, soundbites, video b-roll and graphics. Conduct documentary-style, on-camera interviews that elicit pithy compelling responses from brand “gurus” and customers (ie testimonials) and other on-camera talent. Work with videographers to gather video assets (i.e.identify needed video cover, set-up locations and direct videographers to shoot b-roll). Oversee the creative production of in-studio shoots in collaboration with camera crew and production managers. Collaborate with editors from pre-production to delivery, including providing feedback on edits, assist conceiving of graphics and on-screen text. Analyze performance data, and use data to create incremental video optimizations that scale. Available to drive, and occasionally travel, to locations in order to film and gather footage and conduct interviews.

Preferred Qualifications (Note: These are preferred and not required. We strongly encourage you to apply even if you don’t tick ALL of these boxes.): Exceptional non-fiction writing skills. Understanding of video production. Ability to formulate strategies on how to market health and wellness products in fresh, creative and different ways. Understanding of digital mediums. A highly creative self-starter who can work both independently and collaborate well with different teams. 3-5 years’ previous experience in video writing/production. Preferred Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Writing, Film, or a related field.

Preferred Experience: 5-7 years experience writing to video and film/visual storytelling, such as TV news writer, documentary writer, etc.

Required Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent.

Golden Perks & Benefits:

Health and Happiness: Enjoy 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance. Get 75% premium coverage for dependents.

Become an Owner: Join our Employee Stock Ownership Plan and be a part owner of Golden Hippo.

Boost Your Savings: Maximize your retirement with a generous 401K Plan and company matching up to 3.5%.

Stand Out, Get Rewarded: Excel and be recognized through our KPI Bonus, Win of the Week, Spot Bonus, and Shoutouts Program.

Flexibility at Your Fingertips: Work on your terms with flexible arrangements for most positions.

Skyrocket Your Career: Unleash your potential with unlimited room for professional growth.

Thrilling Events Await: Exciting virtual and in-person events that redefine fun.

The anticipated salary range for this position is $83,200 – $110,000 plus annual & monthly KPI bonus potential.

Salary is based on a wide range of factors that include relevant experience, knowledge, skills, other job-related qualifications, and geographical location.