Production Coordinator/Communications Assistant
Sandbox - La boite a films inc.
Toronto, ON

Background on Sandbox:

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), a problem-solving attitude, and who comes from a filmmaking background. This individual should have a strong grasp on high-quality video production from a technical and aesthetic perspective, in addition to understanding the elements needed for a successful film shoot. This individual would assist Sandbox’s Project Manager and Content Lead with coordinating and executing live-action productions, internal and external communication, administration, and other writing needs. This would be a freelance/part-time position, to potentially develop into full-time.

Requirements:

  • Background in film, video, animation or media production & understanding of production from a technical and aesthetic perspective
  • 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
  • Ability to work under pressure and problem-solve
  • Detail-oriented: capacity to quality control video and animation products, including comparing products against requirements/notes, and flagging issues for management
  • Writing skills: ability to summarize and edit copy
  • Strong organization skills
  • Strong research skills

Assets:

  • Driver’s License
  • Fluency in French (familiarity of both Québécois and Parisian dialects)
  • Experience with creative or proposal/grant writing
  • Experience with financial management, accounting (invoicing/taxes)

How to Apply:

When submitting, please provide 3 samples of relevant English writing, such as communications materials (if available in French, include it as well). Please email your resume and samples to contact @ sandboxinc.ca. Only shortlisted candidates will be selected for an interview and brief assessment.

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Location:

  • Toronto, ON (Required)