Production Assistant

Ado Ato Pictures seeks a Production Assistant to support the operations of our studio in the center of Amsterdam.

This is a significant opportunity for an emerging film and media producer to gain valuable experience, honing their administrative, design, and technical skills in a creative, enterprising, and fast-paced environment. 

Among other projects, the Production Assistant will support our award-winning transmedia series Queer in A Time of Forced Migration, that features the voices of LGBTQ+ refugees.

 

The Production Assistant will work with our growing team of artists, creative technologists, developers, and producers on-site four days a week.

Responsibilities

 

  • Support Creative Director, producers, and other staff with the day-to-day operations of our studio, including, but not limited to: administration (e.g. office maintenance), management (e.g. hiring and supervising interns), and production (e.g. budgeting, scheduling, assisting with the production process)

  • Serve as in-house communications designer, efficiently creating effective, elegant, and exciting marketing, presentations, and promotional materials, including documents, graphics, and videos for social media, print, and web

  • Perform other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

 

  • Significant experience and/or education/training in film and media production

  • Strong graphic design skills, experience, and work samples, demonstrating a facility with Adobe Cloud programs (After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop)
    Sharp communication skills, in English  (verbal and written); Dutch and Arabic language skills are a plus
    Ability to work autonomously and collaboratively, and to both manage and report to team members, with a readiness to adhere to deadlines
    Strong interest in projects relating to topics such as world cultures, social justice, and LGBTQ and women's rights

We are currently producing multiple high-level projects toward major festival deadlines, candidates open to a yearlong contract (following an initial evaluation period) are preferred.

Please note: Applicants must be authorized to work in the Netherlands, as we are unable to assist with visas or related paperwork.
 

Ready to apply?

 

Send us an email at riyad@adoatopictures.com with the subject line:

 

Production Assistant Applicant: [Your Full Name]
 
In the body of the email, include:

  • A short introduction to yourself

  • Details of how the qualifications and responsibilities of the position suit your experience, interests, and goals

  • The date you are available to begin work

 
Please also attach or include links to:

  • Your CV/resume

  • 3-5 representative work samples

 
Qualified candidates will be contacted shortly for a first interview.

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