Date Advertised
Job Type
Full Time Job Ad
Job Level
Web & Digital Producer
Skills Required
Digital producer, Video producer


Sydney, 2010
New South Wales, Australia

MTV Senior Digital Video Producer – 12 months

Sydney, New South Wales

MTV Australia and New Zealand currently has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Digital Video Producer to join our hardworking and fun-loving team, based in Darlinghurst.

Working and managing a self-sufficient production team, you will be responsible for creating compelling short-form video content from concept to delivery for digital platforms. You are incredibly passionate about creating original video content with major share potential, and are able to both ideate and execute on creative initiatives from pre-production through post. The ideal candidate will have both a deep understanding of pop culture and news and current affairs. They will also have an intimate knowledge of all things video across every social media platform including Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat.

The key responsibilities of this role are:

  • Management of digital video team

  • Supervise the progress of projects from production to post production

  • Control production budget and allocate resources

  • Manage external resources/ suppliers when required

  • Produce entertaining and engaging short-form video content for MTV digital platforms

  • Brainstorm and develop ideas in close collaboration with internal departments such as Digital Editorial, Marketing and Commercial team, covering a diverse range of subjects including entertainment news, current affairs, music, show programming, travel, style, food, and fitness

  • Production of graphic elements for graphics-led packages

  • Production of bespoke branded video content for commercial clients

  • Formatting digital assets video for delivery to Digital Media Platforms

  • Publishing to various MTV Australia & NZ social media accounts

  • Analysis of web and social media metrics

If you are the chosen one, you will have:
  • 3+ years of production experience

  • Skills in all elements of production – writing, shooting, lighting, audio and editing.

  • A portfolio of work to demonstrate skills and abilities

  • Familiarity and competency with DSLR camera

  • Experience editing footage using Adobe Premiere and After Effects

  • The ability to ideate and execute creative initiatives under tight deadlines

  • The ability to direct talent

  • The relevant tertiary qualifications in media production (desirable)

  • Video Encoding knowledge

  • A strong understanding of web, social, mobile and emerging technologies

  • A strong understanding of youth audience

  • Knowledge of millennial media consumption and behaviour across all platforms

  • A willingness to work flexible hours

  • Attention to detail and great communication skills

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • The ability to lead production team and ensure delivery deadlines are me

Candidates must have a proven record of taking stories from pitch to publish, and experience with all the hard and soft skills of production and digital marketing: idea generation, shooting, lighting, audio, writing, editing, interviewing and publishing. You are a production whiz and thrive on creating entertaining and engaging video content that appeals to the MTV audience.

If this sounds like you, hit us up with your resume and cover letter at by hitting the 'apply' button.

Please note this role is a 12 month contract position.

MTV is the World’s premier youth entertainment brand and the cultural home of the millennial generation, music fans and artists, and a pioneer in creating innovative programming for young people. MTV reflects and creates pop culture with its award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, online and mobile.

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