Position Overview:

Title: Production Assistant
Location: Mumbai
Start-date: Immediate
Commitment type: Full time
Pay: Compensation commensurate with experience and industry standards

Channel Description:

Civic Studios runs a Hindi Youtube channel called Pocket Change that creates relatable, comedy content for young Indians with democracy at its heart. We have a slate of police comedies, family dramedies, news shows and sketches that will encourage young people to make democracy a dinner table conversation. We are currently focused on short form fiction formats in the range of 5-8 minutes, and are aimed at 18-35 years old Indians across tier 1 and tier 2 cities.

Role Description:

We are looking for a Production Assistant who is excited to join the team & drive the execution and logistics of our videos.

  • Complete tasks as per timelines.
  • Assist the Content Producers in confirming and following up with vendors.
  • Sourcing Art and Costume properties for smaller shoots.
  • Keep Art and Costume inventories updated.
  • Transfer of materials for post production between locations and vendors.
  • Coordinating with technical crew
  • Coordinating with spot department
  • Coordination and management of production logistics across all departments. ( lights, camera, post production)

Role requirements:

  • Production with minimum 1-2 of proven work experience as a Production Assistant in video or film formats.
  • A team player with collaboration and leadership skills; can plan ahead for smooth running for the project.
  • Excellent communication skills, active problem solving approach and a ‘doer’ attitude is essential.
  • Strong crew network in pre- and post- production (production houses, line producers, casting, Art, music, DI, graphics), and creative (writers, directors, editors, etc.) fields.
  • Must be bilingual (Hindi/English).

We actively encourage applicants from all backgrounds irrespective of gender, sexuality, caste, class, ability, and ideology, and aim to provide a nourishing workspace for all.

All roles at Civic Studios require an interest in civic engagement and participative democracy.

How to apply:

Please send in your resume and a cover note to hello@civicstudios.com with the name of the role you’re applying for in the subject line.

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