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72 Stafford Street
Toronto, ON, M6J 2R8
Canada

+1 (647) 871 2609

A Production Company Powered by Creative Thinking 

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 /
Communications Assistant

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.

Requirements:

  • 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

  • Detail-oriented

  • 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

  • Organization skills

  • Research skills

Assets:

  • Driver’s License

  • 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 contact@sandboxinc.ca. Only shortlisted candidates will be selected for an interview and brief assessment.



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