OPEN POSITIONS

Nextomic is a start-up at the intersection of entertainment and technology. We produce, market, and monetize high end visual content for a sophisticated international audience.

See our open positions below and contact us if you are interested in joining our team. 

 

OUR OFFICES

Budapest, Hungary  /  Los Angeles, United States

ON-CAMERA HOST / CONTENT CREATOR

Are you a passionate, creative, and dynamic individual with a flair for storytelling and a love for travel? We’re seeking an On-Camera Host / Content Creator to join our team, producing exciting, engaging, and viral-worthy content for TikTok, YouTube, and Instagram reels. This role will take you on a thrilling journey around the world, working with social media models, influencers, and photographers in diverse cultures and destinations.

Responsibilities:

  • Content Creation: Be the driving force behind creating captivating content for our social media platforms. Conceptualize and produce original videos that showcase the best of each destination, while also featuring the personalities of our social media models and influencers.
  • On-Camera Hosting: Bring out the best in people from various cultures, making them feel comfortable and engaged on camera. As the face of our brand, you’ll be responsible for presenting content in a natural, relatable, and enthusiastic manner.
  • Social Media Trendspotting: Stay ahead of the game by monitoring social media trends and pop culture. Utilize your knowledge to create relevant and shareable content that resonates with our target audience.
  • Viral Content Creation: Be proactive and quick-thinking in your approach to create content that has the potential to go viral. Experiment with new ideas, formats, and storytelling techniques to keep our content fresh and exciting.
  • Collaboration and Independence: Collaborate effectively with our in-house production staff while also having the ability to work independently. Take ownership of projects from concept to execution, ensuring high-quality output.
  • Love for Travel: Embrace the opportunity to travel frequently to different destinations worldwide. Capture the essence of each location and create content that inspires wanderlust and connects with viewers on a global scale.
  • Social Media Management: If you have experience managing social media, you’ll have the added advantage of coordinating content releases, maximizing engagement, and maintaining a consistent posting schedule.

Qualifications:

  • Proven Experience: Demonstrated experience as an on-camera host, content creator, or influencer with a successful track record of engaging content on TikTok, YouTube, or Instagram reels.
  • Excellent Communication Skills: Strong verbal communication and storytelling abilities are essential to connect with diverse personalities and audiences worldwide.
  • Social Media Savvy: In-depth knowledge of social media platforms, trends, algorithms, and best practices.
  • Creative Vision: Ability to envision and execute unique, compelling, and innovative content ideas that stand out in a saturated digital landscape.
  • Passion for People and Cultures: Genuine enthusiasm for meeting and engaging with people from various cultural backgrounds, showcasing their stories, and celebrating diversity.
  • Technical Proficiency: Familiarity with video editing tools and equipment to ensure the delivery of polished and professional content.
  • Adaptability: Thrive in a fast-paced environment, able to adapt quickly to changing trends, locations, and scenarios.
  • Travel Enthusiast: Embrace travel opportunities with excitement, curiosity, and a willingness to immerse yourself in new experiences.

Please provide a demo reel with examples of on-camera work with your application. Depending on the candidate’s qualifications this role may be full-time salaried position, contract, or freelance. Pay range from $20 to $35 per hour, or $100 to $200 per day. If you are a driven and creative individual who can capture the essence of people and places through compelling storytelling, we want to hear from you! Join us in creating content that inspires, entertains, and leaves a lasting impact on our global audience.

VISUAL EDITOR / POST-PRODUCER

Nextomic is searching for a Budapest, Hungary based Visual Editor / Post-Producer. This is a good role for a content creator / photographer / videographer with a wide range of knowledge in all aspects of post-production in photography and video.

You will be responsible for the preparing innovative visual content across platforms (including social, web, print, and broadcast television) that meets brand integrity and production quality standards, while remaining on schedule. You should be experienced with photography and video capture, have a deep understanding of color, and have the style, taste, and “eye” of an art director. A background and interest in fashion photography is very helpful to this role.

You must have experience with Adobe Photoshop, DaVinci Resolve, and be expert in the Mac OSX platform.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with editors to deliver content on schedule.
  • Work closely with photographers and videographers for content deliverables.
  • Work closely with video colorists to deliver perfect and consistent final deliveries for web and broadcast television.
  • Track and maintain photo and video production / post production workflow schedule.
  • Ingest and select images from photoshoots using Adobe Bridge and Capture One Pro.
  • Ingest and prepare video files in DaVinci Resolve.
  • Batch retouch photography using Adobe Photoshop and specialized AI tools.
  • Be responsible for back up of all content.

Qualifications

  • 3 years minimum in RAW photo capture.
  • 3 years minimum in video capture.
  • Experience as a retoucher and video editor.
  • Expert level in Adobe Photoshop and DaVinci Resolve software and the OSX operating system.
  • Highly organized.
  • Work efficiently.
  • Comfortable in a fast paced environment.
  • Excellent English.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER

We are seeking a talented Graphic Designer on an hourly or per project basis. Remote workers are accepted for this role.  

We are seeking a highly skilled and creative Banner Advertising Specialist with a strong background in web-based advertising and expertise in editorial design for print projects. As a vital member of our team, your primary focus will revolve around crafting captivating and visually stunning banner advertisements for the web. Your versatile experience in editorial design will also come into play as you contribute to print projects, ensuring a cohesive and engaging visual identity across various mediums.

The perfect candidate for this position has an elevated aesthetic and experience designing for fashion. You should be highly organized, attentive to deadlines and details, possesses excellent project management abilities, and can handle multiple projects simultaneously.

Responsibilities

  • Conceptualize and design eye-catching banner advertisements for web-based campaigns.
  • Coordinate with marketing partners to deliver projects on schedule.
  • Demonstrates a high understanding of typography, visual hierarchy, color theory and design principles.
  • Provide creative solutions and consistently deliver on-brand concepts and executions.
  • Remain current on industry, cultural, and technology trends, and look for opportunities to proactively incorporate them into our creative concepts.
  • Understand various execution formats and incorporate best practices for various deliverables including social media, print, and web.

Requirements

  • Minimum of 2+ years in graphic design.
  • Experience working with a creative team (advertising, digital, social media, publishing/content or public relations).
  • Expert level knowledge of all related software and processes, especially Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Must be self-motivated, hard working, well-organized, thick skinned and resilient to ever-changing timelines, requests, and deliverables.
  • Ongoing drive to understand emerging techniques, digital design trends and philosophies in marketing and technology.
  • Must have a portfolio (share anything that conveys the way you think or approach assignments, even if it was never produced).
  • Design portfolio must be submitted with application.
  • Advanced English.
VIDEO EDITOR

We are looking for a talented video editor with great taste and a modern aesthetic to join our growing team. Ideal candidate is a specialist in reality television and documentary with some experience in music videos, fashion videos, and commercials. English is a must.

This position is full time on contract. Pay range is from USD $2,000 to $5,000 per month plus per project bonuses and other benefits. Though mostly a remote work opportunity, preference will be given to Budapest, Hungary based candidates who can do occasional tasks in our offices.

The Video Editor’s primary duties will be to transform original raw video content into highly compelling and stylish finished assets.

Responsibilities

  • Organize raw video assets into a logical content database.
  • Logging raw footage.
  • Create and manage an efficient workflow, from raw video to final export and distribution.
  • Manage online cloud based workflow.
  • Edit audio in Fairlight.
  • Select and combine the most effective shots from raw video to form a clear, logical and flowing story.
  • Export videos in most efficient formats for various deliverables.
  • Collaborate with videographers, directors and creative directors to develop a brand style.

Requirements

  • Minimum of 3+ years proven experience in editing.
  • Expert with Davinci Resolve and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Ability to work quickly, efficiently and independently.
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to multitask and prioritize projects.
  • Ability to stay composed and troubleshoot problems during technical issues.
  • Video editing reel must be submitted with application.
STORY PRODUCER / DIRECTOR

Nextomic is seeking a Story Producer / Director for unscripted, reality TV. Genres are mostly in docu-follow but expected to expand into reality competition, dating, etc. Experience and interest in fashion, models, influencers, and celebrities is a must. You will be involved in development and the execution of various series, to bring out the human stories, drama, fun and interest in the shows.

This may be a contract or full time position depending the candidate. Extensive travel may be required during production, most other tasks can be completed remotely or on site in Budapest or Los Angeles.

Responsibilities

  • Story concepts and scripts.
  • On set direction of talent and hosts.
  • Logging and string outs of raw footage.
  • Collaborate with editors to create compelling stories.

Requirements

  • Strong storytelling expertise
  • Good command of editing, proofreading, spelling, grammar, and punctuation
  • Very experienced with Davinci Resolve editing software.
  • 3 years of experience as a Story Producer, Director, Scriptwriter, or in a relevant role.
  • Native level english speakers only.
    VIDEO COLORIST

    We are looking for an experienced video colorist with great taste and a modern aesthetic to join our growing team. Ideal candidate can work quickly and efficiently and is an expert in making skin look great.

    This position is full time on contract. Pay range is from USD $1,000 to $3,000 per month. Though mostly a remote work opportunity, preference will be given to Budapest, Hungary based candidates who can occasionally work on site in our color suite.

    For remote workers, you must have a professional workstation, panels, and calibrated monitors with clean video feed.

    Responsibilities

    • Grade up to 2 hours of footage per month for web and broadcast deliveries.

    Requirements

    • Minimum of 3+ years proven experience in color grading with Davinci Resolve.
    • Expert understanding of scopes and broadcast legalities.
    • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite.
    • Ability to work quickly, efficiently and independently.
    • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to multitask and prioritize projects.
    • Ability to stay composed and troubleshoot problems during technical issues.
    • Colorist reel must be submitted with application.
    VIDEOGRAPHER

    We are looking for an expert videographer with documentary and broadcast television experience to join our team.

    Preference is given to Budapest, Hungary based candidates, but a Europe or East Europe base will be considered. This position is full time on contract. Pay range is from USD $1,500 to $3,000 per month. There is extensive international travel required for this position, expect to be on location 2 to 3 weeks per month, from Bali, Thailand, Zanzibar, Mexico, Colombia, and closer to home in Greece, Portugal, Spain, France, and Italy.

    This is an “all around” role that is perfect for someone who has an interest in, and experience with, all aspects of visual content creation. 

    To be considered for this role, you must exhibit advanced skills in videography with presentation of your reel. You must be able to demonstrate your experience working with models and personalities. Experience with Davinci Resolve is required. English is a must.

    Responsibilities

    • Produce high quality and consistently beautiful video, ensuring adherence to technical standards.
    • Direction of talent to produce compelling stories.
    • Logical and efficient planning, in coordination with producer, to meet project objectives.
    • Logging and organization of captured video assets, and coordination with editors.
    • Manage the care and upkeep of video, audio, and lighting equipment.
    • Handle a high-volume of projects for multiple departments simultaneously.
    • Partner with Creative Production team to drive continuous improvement to visual standards.

    Requirements

    • A strong video reel that demonstrates sufficient knowledge and techniques of visual content creation.
    • Demonstrate extensive experience with directing talent.
    • Extensive experience with Davinci Resolve.
    • Ability to multitask and work in a fast paced environment.
    • Proactive and able to take initiative.
    • Detail oriented and creative.
    • Experienced with planning and executing productions.
    • Deadline-oriented with strong time management skills
    • Fluent English.
    SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER

    We’re looking for a talented Social Media Manager with a creative mind, high-end aesthetic, incredible organizational skills, and the motivation to build brands from the ground up.

    You will own all things social media within the Nextomic family of brands, with a focus on driving brand awareness, fostering engagement, and creating innovative and engaging content.

    Responsibilities

    • Own the social media content calendars for the Nextomic family of brands.
    • Create relevant and exciting social media campaigns to engage with our customers and support wider marketing activities.
    • Think big picture and create actionable social media strategies that drive relevancy, engagement and awareness.
    • Write social copy, manage day-to-day content creation, publishing, and fan engagement on social media accounts.
    • Engage with customers and influencers across Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook, Reddit, YouTube, etc.
    • Identify synergies and interactivity across our website and all social media platforms.
    • Stay up to date on social trends and tools, providing recommendations on social executions for marketing campaigns.
    • Ensure all social media content is consistent with branding, positioning, voice and messaging.
    • Exercise strong judgement and be a content “guardian” to ensure our brands are always putting the best face forward for the company.
    • Monitor SEO and web traffic metrics, and report on performance and ROI
    • Travel to relevant locations to produce and publish content.

    Requirements

    • +3 years in social media related role.
    • Skilled with Davinci Resolve video editor.
    • Exceptionally organized, detail-oriented, and communicative.
    • Excellent creative writing skills, with the ability to convey the same message in multiple ways.
    • Excellent photo and video capture skills.
    • Experience with video and photo editing.
    • Flexible and can easily shift gears and voice quickly between multiple properties
    • Solid knowledge of SEO, keyword research and Google Analytics
    • Knowledge of online marketing channels and some familiarity with web design
    • Self starter – take your vision and run with it, managing your own timelines, budgets, partners and teams
    ART DIRECTOR

    We are seeking a talented Art Director with a focus on photography production to join our growing team. Must have great taste and an elevated design style  English is a must.

    As a start-up, we need leaders that can wear many creative hats and take on varied list of responsibilities. Your assignments will include print, web, and simple motion projects all in a modern and sophisticated style.

    Responsibilities

    • Lead creative projects, from concept to execution.
    • Demonstrates a high understanding of typography, visual hierarchy, color theory and design principles.
    • Provide creative solutions and consistently deliver on-brand concepts and executions.
    • Remain current on industry, cultural, and technology trends, and look for opportunities to proactively incorporate them into our creative concepts.
    • Understand various execution formats and incorporate best practices for various deliverables including social media, print, web and motion graphics.

    Requirements

    • Minimum of 2+ years in art direction or graphic design.
    • Experience working with a creative team (advertising, digital, social media, publishing/content or public relations).
    • Experience with photography and video production.
    • Experience with all aspects of design including printed, web and motion.
    • Expert level knowledge of all related software and processes, especially Adobe Creative Suite.
    • Must be self-motivated, hard working, well-organized, thick skinned and resilient to ever-changing timelines, requests, and deliverables.
    • Ongoing drive to understand emerging techniques, digital design trends and philosophies in marketing and technology.
    • Must have a portfolio (share anything that conveys the way you think or approach assignments, even if it was never produced).
    • Design portfolio must be submitted with application.