Peloton’s Content Department, comprised of our Production, Studio Operations and Instructor teams, works 365 days a year to deliver a broad offering of highly engaging subscription content to our members.
We are a highly collaborative, fast-moving department that focuses on evolving our innovative programming.
We’re looking for a Production Assistant to join our team to help support all aspects of our daily, live production operations within our German team.
Production Assistants will gain a broad exposure to all aspects of production including processes and protocols, technical broadcast operations, and talent management.
This is a fantastic opportunity to learn from the ground up.
On a typical day, you will :
Act as the Guardian’ of the daily filming schedule, accompanying Instructors between studio locations to ensure the class schedule is adhered to meticulously
Act as the conduit between the Control Room / Production Technicians and the studio floor
Check Instructor and PA equipment in the Control Room and Studio is in working order and fully charged prior to filming e.
g. Microphones, back-up mics, batteries, monitors and laptops.
Mic up the Instructors prior to filming
Watch all classes being filmed from the PA Monitor in the Control Room
Develop and demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the Studio, its camera angles, and the ideal arrangement of Guest Riders
Develop and demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the Peloton Production Manual, in order to advise on correct protocols and alert the production team whenever anomalies occur
Monitor cues and time counts to Instructors and Guest Riders
Help to coordinate and take part in studio rehearsals and training drills
Look ahead in the filming schedule to predict requirements and prepare accordingly
Assist with any technical problems
Assist in the planning and preparation of filming
Pass information and progress reports from filming to Instructors, the Control Room and the Production Team as necessary
German language skills a must
Experience of working on film or TV sets, especially studio environments a plus
Enthusiastic self-starter who can remain calm and effective under pressure
Razor sharp attention to detail
A friendly disposition and an air of calm authority with our Instructor team - prior experience with talent management will be beneficial
Excellent communication skills to receive, interpret and convey information accurately and concisely
Interpersonal and teamwork skills, in order to quickly judge how to get the best out of different people
Good organisational skills and the ability to multitask
Must be able to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, nights and weekends
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and Google Applications