As a Producer at Spirit Juice Studios, you will oversee projects from initial client inquiry to final delivery, including all stages of production. You will build strong relationships with clients to ensure their goals are met and their experience is fantastic, and will collaborate with Spirit Juice Studios Directors to create beautiful results marked by SJS quality.

All of our Producers are organized, intentional and continually striving to be better for our clients and for each other. We’re really excited to welcome someone new!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Reports to the Director of Production.
  • Create a proposed budget and project plan for new video productions and prospective clients.
  • Owns project budgets and adjusts accordingly to ensure projects are on or under budget.
  • Manages all aspects of project schedules, including guiding projects through post-production to final delivery.
  • Primarily responsible for client relationships and fulfillment of client goals.
  • Works with SJS Directors to establish a project’s creative approach.
  • Coordinates shoots, including:
    • Crew coordination.
    • Talent and local contacts.
    • Equipment Needs (camera package, grip & electric, etc).
    • Art Department (Props, set pieces, wardrobe, etc).
    • Location Needs (location agreements, insurance, access, & parking).
  • Responsible for the health and safety of crews while they’re in the field.
  • Works with the Production Supervisor to book crew.
  • Briefs the field team (Field Producer, DP, Cam-Ops, etc) before each shoot, and debriefs after each shoot.
  • In conjunction with the project’s Director, works with the Editor to successfully achieve project goals.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Company Overview

Spirit Juice Studios is an award-winning, Chicago-based creative production firm specializing in the transformative power of high-quality visual media merged with the ever ancient, ever new beauty of Catholicism. Through the collaborative efforts of those involved with Spirit Juice Studios, the Gospel is delivered by means of a strong visual design aesthetic, coupled with the paramount components of modern technology. Both engage the eyes, ears, and soul of an individual — both depend on parables and belief in the compassion of the human heart.


Location: Hybrid (In Person/Remote – Must live in Chicago area)
Employment Type: Contract, with opportunity to become Full-Time
Salary: $25-30/hr, dependent on experience

Spirit Juice Studios is an equal opportunity employer, committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for every person who walks through our doors. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.