Read below for more about video production talent job internships with Prosper Media Group, Inc. in Lexington, Kentucky. Contact us for more info.
Associate Video Producer. (Full Time)
WE’RE GROWING! Seeking determined, aggressive, organized, punctual and most importantly creative video editor/producer. Good writing and communication skills as well as knowledge of computer applications such as Windows PC platform and media production software such as Adobe CS is mandatory.
In addition to production work, Qualified candidate will be responsible for assisting with coordination of video production projects and equipment.
• Must Live in Lexington, KY Area
• Must be proficient with PC Adobe Product Platform including Premiere, After Effects, Encore, Audition & Photoshop.
• Proficient with HD / 4K / 360 Camera Experience
• Audio / Microphone / Mixing Experience
• Lighting (should be able to efficiently setup 3pt lighting, for interviews, etc
• Some studio experience a PLUS (lighting, camera, talent direction)
• MUST BE very detailed oriented. Good at scheduling, organizing and adhering to DEADLINES.
pro•fi•cient [pruh-fish-uh nt] –adjective 1. well-advanced or competent in any art, science, or subject; skilled: a proficient production assistant. –noun 2. an expert.
The position requires a proficient level of editing skill and experience with the Adobe Design Platform. Ideal candidate will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects for local and national clients .
Some skills and requirements will include:
• Non-Linear Digital Editing Experience
• Familiarity with PC platform
• Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Audition, Encore
• DVD Authoring Skills
• Animated Graphic Design Experience
• CG / Titler Experience
• Ability to Mix and Clean Up Audio
• Ability to work independently
• Ability to budget and manage time, deadlines, etc
• Professionalism, Honesty, Integrity, Strong Work Ethic
• Passion to win – Self Driven.
• Thrives in a competitive, entrepreneurial environment.
• Enthusiastic and passionate about people and our business.
• Team player who can sell ideas and accomplish tasks.
• High professional ethics and integrity.
• Familiarity with industry publications, technology and media mediums
We are looking for a generally well-rounded and flexible individual eager to learn and conscious of deadlines and schedules. Send resume and link to demo reel. We will contact qualified applicants to schedule in-person interviews.
This is a growth opportunity. We are looking to hire a long-term, goal-oriented individual who can grow with us during this exciting time and eventually produce their own television content. Company ownership opportunities are also available in addition to a competitive and flexible compensation plan.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK
On-location and studio video production; video editing, production assistance, team meetings, production meetings, client pre-production meetings. Video projects should be completed to the best of the employees ability and in as complete a format as possible including any client revisions. Careful attention to detail should be paid to ALL completed drafts for spelling, technical, grammatical, creative errors and mistakes. A reasonable timeline for each video production project will be provided in advance. Video Producer may on occasion work with other team members on projects. Video Producer may on occasion be required to travel.
Selected candidate will be compensated with a competitive salary commensurate with experience and skill set(s) and expect a formal annual evaluation review and salary increase based on performance. Monthly healthcare stipend, and optional retirement match. 2 weeks vacation + holidays. Flexible Scheduling.
VIDEO TALENT OPPORTUNITIES
Lexington, KY— Prosper Media Group, Inc. & Done In :60 Seconds are searching for enthusiastic, local spokesperson talent with a neutral speaking dialect (i.e. NO ACCENTS) to audition for the categories listed below. Anyone that is interested must submit a current photo, as well as an acting bio. Professional acting experience is not necessary, but recommended.
- African American Male & Females (25+ ages)
- Caucasian Male (ages 25+)
- Caucasian Female (ages 21+)
- Hispanic Speaking Female (any age)- must be fluent in English and Spanish
- Hispanic Speaking Male (20+ age)- must be fluent in English and Spanish
- Middle Eastern Asian (20+ ages)
- Southeast Asian (20+ ages)
- Other Fluent Foreign Languages May Also Apply
These video talent job opportunities will be paid, on-going acting positions with a new multimedia technology company. We are only casting for the roles above. Audition date(s) TBD. If selected, you will be contacted by phone to schedule an audition time at our Lexington, KY studio location. Spokespersons must live within 30-45 minutes from Lexington, KY. Actors will receive national & international exposure and unlimited opportunity for advancement. You must provide a contact number if you wish to be considered.
These are not open auditions. Click Here to submit a current photo (ie. if it doesn’t look like you, don’t send it) as well as a detailed acting bio.
Individual auditions should last approximately 30 minutes.
All auditions will be video-taped and used for promotional purposes. Actors will be required to sign a Talent Release Form as well as a Non-Disclosure Agreement.
These will be paid, non-union positions. Actors will receive national & international exposure and unlimited opportunity for advancement.
Selected actors will be contracted with the Prosper Media Group, Inc. and paid as individual contractors (W9).
Production will take place at studios in Lexington, KY. Those living/working more than 30-45 minutes outside of Lexington may have difficulty meeting scheduling requirements for the on-going project.
What we’re looking for:
- Energetic & Enthusiastic
- Extreme Professionalism
- Ability to memorize a script in a short amount of time
- Read from a teleprompter
- Sell an idea/concept
- Attractive & welcoming
- Neutral Dialect (no regional accents please!)
FOR MORE INFORMATION please call: (859) 400-0136
Video Production Internship Opportunities:
POSITION TITLE: Video Production Assistant
DUTIES/JOB DESCRIPTION: Selected qualified applicant(s) will be helping with video and audio production and the creation of television and web content. Job opportunities may be available upon graduation and the experience will be invaluable. Creativity and an independent working nature are important.
POSITION TITLE: Multimedia Marketing Specialist
DUTIES/JOB DESCRIPTION: Business or Communications Majors; Earn college credit and learn about social media, marketing, internet, video production.Selected qualified applicant(s) will be managing a multimedia marketing campaign for national technology firm and television series with offices located in Lexington, KY. Candidate will be responsible for managing various aspects of a national marketing campaign including but not limited to grassroots, internet, one-on-one networking and phone. Creativity and an independent working nature are important.
HOURS: Flexible hours during the week and weekends. A minimum of 10 hours per week and a maximum of 18 hours per week. Student needs to complete their academic department’s specific hour requirements per each credit earned if doing work for academic credit. This is an open internship opportunity for Spring, Fall and Summer sessions.
REQUIREMENTS: Determined, aggressive, organized, punctual and most importantly creative! Undergraduate junior or seniors as well as graduate level students may apply. Excellent writing and communication skills as well as knowledge of computer applications such as Windows Office. Relevant courses: Television Production, Graphic Design, Radio, Communications, Theater, Film, etc. Some editing and/or camera experience is preferred. This will be a highly competitive position and a formal interview will be required.
COMPENSATION: Academic Credit. Monetary payment terms may be discussed with applicant on a case by case basis.
HOW TO APPLY: Applicants may submit a cover letter and resume directly to Prosper Media Group or through their university or career center.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Summer (May 15th) Fall (September 1st) Spring (December 20th)
FOR MORE INFORMATION please call: (859) 400-0136
Our past interns have been successfully placed at various professional positions around the United States including Phase 3 Marketing, Kentucky Motor Speedway, Kroger Corporate, as well as starting businesses of their own. Below is some feedback on their experiences at PMG.
“Truly enjoyed my experience and the variety of projects I was able to work on from photo shoots to on-location production. I was able to hone my graphic design skills and learn more about editing. “
– Vernon Bentley, c/o 200p Berea College
“After interning with PBS and working with local network affiliates I can honestly say that I definitely enjoy the variety and the fun atmosphere at Prosper Media Group and have continued to work with them on countless projects.”
– Sam McGhee, c/o 2007 Western Kentucky University
“I met some great people and not only helped with production but was even able to play an extra in one project. Great hands on experience.”
– Keith Weikleman, c/o 2007 Morehead State University
“Kyle was great to learn from. The smaller size of the company allows for a much more intense and beneficial learning experience and if you meet your goals he’ll give you a great recommendation!.”
– Thor Morgan, c/o 2006 University of Kentucky
“I had the privilege to obtain real world experience during an internship with Done In Sixty Seconds which allowed me to gain knowledge, understanding, and skills necessary for marketing/promotions within the growing internet industry.”
– Haley Saylor, c/o 2009 University of Kentucky
“I am so lucky to have found such a great opportunity. I learned so much and appreciate how patient everyone was with teaching me. I was always encouraged and very much enjoyed observing the creativity of Done In Sixty Seconds and Prosper Media Group.”
– Allison Pachtman, c/o 2008 University of Kentucky