Content Creator
United States
The Content Creator focuses on capturing and producing video, photo, and audio content while working alongside IDL Marketing to customize content for multiple channels. This role is experienced with video capturing, comfortable lighting a location, shooting on foot, as well as editing rough cuts. The Content Creator possesses a diverse knowledge of camera and lighting, software and technologies. The role requires a solid background in postproduction, editing, basic color grading, and image manipulation/retouching and is experienced in creating shot lists, working on storyboards, and participating in concept development. 
  • Responsible for composing, recording and editing video and photo content including events, meetings, conferences, client project work, and daily activities companywide.
  • Maintenance, organization, and management of video equipment and facilitation of all rental gear including cameras, lens, lights and accessories.
  • Creates unique pieces of micro-content out of longer videos to distribute on social media.
  • Edits and uploads weekly podcast.
  • Records and mixes sound tracks including music, voice overs and sound effects.
  • Creates standard motion graphics into video pieces.
  • Interprets concept through to artwork execution (e.g. digital, photographic etc.) that adheres to company brand standards.
  • Partners with marketing department to deploy content across appropriate channels.
  • Pitches and experiments with new concepts and ideas in capturing and sharing content.
  • Additional duties as assigned
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. 
  • Regularly/Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. 
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually low/moderate.
* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Cinema, Film, Photography or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the key accountabilities of the job required
  • 3+ years of previous video production in a production house/agency environment and/or photography studio/agency, graphic arts environment experience preferred
  • Ability to travel as necessary
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management and planning skills
  • Proficient knowledge of photo studio equipment skills: cameras (video and still formats) and lighting
  • Software skills Intermediate to Advanced: Adobe CC 2014+: Premiere; Media Encoder; Photoshop
  • Software skills basic: After effects; Resolve; Red Giant Suite or the equivalent
  • Experience in audio editing
  • Knowledge of proper lighting techniques
  • Strong knowledge of and interest in interactive, social & digital media trends and platforms
  • Flexibility and ability to thrive in fast-paced, dynamic work environment
  • Ability to turn around content quickly and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Independent, compatible, professional, personable
  • High degree of proficiency MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning)
  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as internal and external clients
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting
  • Ability to read, write, and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos