Vice President, Visual Content

Production Santa Monica, California Req. UMG-4436


Description

HOW WE LEAD: 

The Republic Records Visual Content Department oversees the creation of music videos and visual content for the label and it's partners, from inception to completion.
Vice President, Visual Content - Job Description: The VP of Visual Content will be responsible for commissioning music videos and various content for artists across the label.

How you’ll CREATE:

  • Solicit treatments for music videos and content
  • Handle video budgets and video delivery
  • Work with label executives, label staff, managers, artists and production teams to create visual content
  • Create solicitation lists and treatments for review by artists, management, and label team
  • Oversee video approvals from legal and network review
  • Integrate product placement/brand partnerships
  • Instruct the video team on all matters relating to content and video production
  • Deliver successful and meaningful content at any budget and production level
  • Successfully manage the visual content team at Republic Records

Bring your VIBE:
  • Travel and attend shoots as necessary
  • Ability to manage numerous projects in different stages simultaneously
  • Extensive network of production resources
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Knowledge of budgets and ability to examine
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Capacity to maintain composure in a high pressure environment
  • Ability to work with all music genres and lyrical content
  • Dedicated team player
  • Expert knowledge of the pre-production, on-set, and post-production process
  • Experience managing timelines, teams and budgets in order to deliver outstanding content at all levels
  • Extensive experience with fast-paced work environments and long hours
  • Resume and portfolio that demonstrates expertise in content creation and execution across many levels
  • Broad network of partners in all areas of production, must include reps, producers, directors, editors, etc.
  • Proven negotiation skills in dealing with business partners, creative partners and internal teams
  • High attention to detail with regard to aesthetics, as well as production planning
  • Creating and maintaining professional internal and external relationships
Requirements:
• A minimum of 8 - 10 years’ experience in music video, film and/or digital media
• A passion for a career in music, music video and visual content


Universal Music Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Disclaimer: This job description only provides an overview of job responsibilities that are subject to change.