Production Coordinator/Communications Assistant
Are you a goal-oriented editor with great problem solving skills? We’re looking for a junior editor to join the Sandbox team.
Production Coordinator /
Sandbox is a full-service multilingual media agency specializing in intelligent branded content. Our work is geared toward non-profit organizations, forward-thinking companies, academic institutions, and the public sector.
Our ideal candidate:
Sandbox is looking for a project coordinator/communications assistant with very strong communication skills (written and verbal), and a detail-oriented skillset. With a filmmaking background, this individual should have a problem-solving and collaborative attitude, and a good grasp on high-quality video production from a technical and aesthetic perspective. This individual would assist the Sandbox team with coordinating and executing live-action productions, internal and external communication, administration, and other writing/communication/coordination needs. This would start as a freelance position, with a short probationary period to assess fit and skills. The permanent position is full-time.
Communication skills: capacity to understand a client’s concerns, de-escalate problems, negotiate, and navigate different needs, including understanding Sandbox’s interests in the equation
Background in film, video, animation or media production
Understanding of film production from a technical and aesthetic perspective
Experience on video/film sets
Ability to work under pressure and problem-solve
Writing skills: ability to summarize and edit copy
Fluency in French (familiarity of both Québécois and Parisian dialects is ideal)
Experience with creative or proposal/grant writing
How to Apply:
When submitting, in addition to your resume, please provide:
3 samples of English communications materials (e.g. email correspondence with clients, production documents, copy/ad writing, academic essays)
If samples are available in French, please include those as well
Link(s) to productions you’ve worked on, if available
Documentary, educational and/or promotional filmmaking that you find inspiring (e.g. links to videos, names of filmmakers, other visual media that moves you aesthetically)
Please email your resume and samples to email@example.com. Only shortlisted candidates will be selected for an interview and brief assessment.