Ref No.: 18-02768
Location: Los Angeles, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 06/01/2018 to 02/03/2019
Job Title: Producer
Job Location : Los Angeles, CA
Job Duration: 8 months


Oculus is looking for a highly motivated, experienced marketing/creative producer to support our VR for Good Creators Lab program. This program is designed to create great Virtual Reality content that also has a social good purpose. The ideal candidate is passionate about VR and wants to leverage their professional video or VR production experience to create projects with social impact. A highly organized producer who is energized by change will thrive in this role.
Responsibilities
Collaborate with and support the Creators Lab Executive Producer (EP). Serve as an active participant in the organization and day-to-day business activities of the Creators Lab initiative, including, but not limited to:
Filmmaker, Nonprofit, Advisor and Partner communication: Proactive and reactive Creators Lab participant communications to communicate program goals, field and answer questions, and loop in FB and Oculus teams as needed.
Asset Management: Create, organize and manage cloud data storage folders/destinations that include project assets including legal documents, logos, project photos and videos, among others.
Festival tracking and communication: Collaborate with EP on Tier 1 festival strategy and execution. Communicate regularly with filmmakers about upcoming festivals, deadlines and requirements. Lead regional festival strategy and execution. Foster relationships and negotiate terms for festival participation.
Summit: Attend and support all aspects of planning and execution of the Creators Lab Summit on June 6-8 in Menlo Park, CA .
Equipment shipment and tracking: Manage production asset equipment inventory and ship to program participants as needed.
Websites: Update Creators Lab website with current news, participants and accomplishments. Create and update project profiles, credit lists and production stills on IMDB, festival sites and other relevant portals.
Social Media: Liaise with the Oculus social media team to communicate priority events and news for monthly social media publication schedule.
Production: Monitor all production projects, review project rough cuts throughout the production process and provide feedback. Escalate issues to EP for review and action.
Meetings: participate in and take notes at biweekly Creators Lab stakeholder meetings.
Travel and Activations: Oversee and plan project showcases at festivals and events as needed.

3-5 years professional video, film or production experience.
Self-starter with excellent written and oral communication skills.
Strong computer software skills, including MS Office, Keynote, Quip and CMS.
Bachelor's degree in Film Production, Creative Writing, Social Justice or equivalent combination of education and experience. Master's preferred.
Passion for VR and familiarity with digital entertainment.
Motivated to work in social good sector.
Availability and willingness to travel.
Grace under pressure.
Background with creators, nonprofits and/or foundations a plus.
Background in the social good sector with an understanding of non-profit strategy, marketing, fundraising and branding a plus.