Content Creator (Photographer/Videographer)

Job Title:
Content Creator (Videographer/Photographer/Editor)
Type: Full-time (40-hours/week)

Job Description:

The Videographer/Photographer/Editor will shoot, edit, convert and upload content to appropriate websites, and create several documentaries. The Videographer/Photographer/Editor will also assist with writing titles, descriptions, closed captioning, and tags for photos and videos.

The Videographer/Photographer/Editor performs a wide range of duties, including the following:

  • Operate, maintain, and set-up all photography, video, audio and lighting equipment;
  • Craft stories that are consistent with MDS’s & clients mission, and communication goals;
  • Research industry and competitor trends and suggest new content ideas;
  • Interview individuals and attend meetings to obtain items for publication;
  • Collaborate with our Creative Director & internal departments on projects and assignments;
  • Pack, and transport video camera, tripods, lighting, microphones, and other associated equipment to all sites and other necessary locations;
  • Conduct a handheld photo or video recording of the street and other exterior scenes;
  • Take still photographs for Social Media and Publications for both internal and external clients;
  • Capture staff photos for New Hires;
  • Manage media by importing and backing up all media files;
  • Editing and creating videos by using Adobe Software (Premiere Pro, AfterEffects, Media Encoder)
  • Editing photos by using Adobe Software (Lightroom & Photoshop)
  • Collaborate with Creative Director and Project Managers through the post-production process;
  • Export, compress, and upload videos and photographs to unlisted and public internet sites;
  • Inserting closed captioning, graphics, or other on-screen text into a video
  • Adding computer graphics and special effects to a video

Content Creators need the following characteristics:

  • Manual dexterity, physical mobility, and some physical strength/stamina
  • Creativity and attention to detail
  • Story-Telling Ability
  • Ability to work in a creative, fast-paced environment;
  • Organization to manage their time efficiently
  • Flexibility and good listening skills
  • Enough patience to wait for the perfect shot
  • Technical acumen to be able to operate, configure, set up, and fix video, audio, lighting, or other production equipment
  • Understanding of post-production techniques
  • Passion—they have to be all about getting the shot
  • Possesses a strong work ethic and willingness to take initiative and be proactive;
  • Comfortable working with different personalities, new people, and subject matter experts;

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Cinematography and Film, or related field is preferred;
  • Must be proficient using specialized software such as – Adobe Creative Suite 
  • Must have experience filming, directing, and editing video;
  • Proficient using a PC and MAC-based computer;
  • Proficient using DLSR’s, video, audio, and lighting equipment;

Benefits (Full-Time)

  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. Ability to travel throughout Texas State, with occasional overnights as needed. There may be some out of state travel.

Salary Depending On Experience: $32,000/year – $38,ooo/year

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