A production assistant performs many of the behind-the-scenes tasks essential in the creation and editing of content and footage. A production assistant handles the necessary administrative duties of the production process. First and foremost, they aid producers and directors in developing the nature of the content to be created. Next, they procure any personnel or equipment that would be necessary for production.
Production Assistant Tasks
Edit files when production teams cannot.
Answer phones and other communication, update files and enter data.
Manage digital images, video and metadata for production team, including archiving and syncing.