Assistant Media Producer

Toronto, ON
Canada

Industry
Museum
Application Closing Date
1/22/2021
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Temporary

Job Description
Assistant Media Producer 
Temporary Full-Time (35 hours per week)
 
ART + AUDIENCE + LEARNING

Are you energized by the idea of working in Canada’s leading art museum, surrounded by great art, award-winning programs and big ideas? Would you thrive working with colleagues who are leaders in their field, from a variety of professional backgrounds? Do you believe art has the power to spark conversation, create community and change lives?

Located in Toronto, the Art Gallery of Ontario (“the AGO”) is one of the largest art museums in North America, with a collection of close to 100,000 works. Through the collection as well as collaborations with leading museums around the world, the AGO presents wide-ranging exhibitions and programs to more than 1 million visitors annually. Focused on delivering content of exceptional quality and contemporary relevance, the AGO is deepening relationships with existing members and visitors, attracting new and diverse audiences, and strengthening its recognition on a global scale. With an operating budget of over $60 million, over 600 employees, and 400 volunteers, the AGO continues to build a high-performance culture as an employer-of-choice, with strong staff and volunteer satisfaction and engagement aligned to the AGO’s compelling mission to bring art and people together to see, experience and understand the world in new ways.

We are seeking a temporary full-time Assistant Media Producer . The ideal candidate will be creative as well as a motivated self-starter, able to effectively maintain balance while handling multiple priorities. They will also need to be flexible with availability as evenings and weekends are required on occasion. 

 
Job Requirements
Our ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

• Completion of a program in Broadcast Production (Film, Television, and Radio) or equivalent experience in video & audio production and editing.
• A number of years of directly related experience in videography, editing and audio production and the recording process (example: audio guides, podcasts).
• Well-developed knowledge of media production software including, but not limited to Davinci Resolve, Adobe Premier Pro, Adobe Photoshop, After Effects or similar software.
• Well-developed keyboarding and word-processing skills.
• Demonstrated knowledge and experience with visual composition, location sound and lighting skills.
• Working knowledge of High Definition video cameras and livestreaming software.
• Well-developed organizational, verbal and written communication skills.

We invite individuals who reflect the diversity of our visitors to apply by submitting a tailored cover letter and CV via our website: https://ago.ca/jobs-and-volunteering. We thank all applicants but must advise that only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


Pay Rate: $22.25 - $27.81 per hour


In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act & the AGO’s Recruitment & Selection Policy for Staff, a request for accommodation will be considered throughout the hiring process. The Art Gallery of Ontario is an Equal Opportunity Employer.