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Media Specialist
Ref No.: 17-07089
Location: baltimore, Maryland
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 08/04/2017
Job Title: Media Specialist
Job Type: Full-Time
Salary: Dependent on experience
Location: Downtown Baltimore, MD

My direct client, one of the fastest-growing financial news sites on the web, is looking for a full-time, in-house Media Specialist to work within our rapidly expanding production team. This position demands someone who is detail-oriented, learns quickly, and can handle multiple tasks at once in a fast-paced environment.

The successful candidate must have at least one year of professional video production experience (more is a plus), the ability to work in all video formats and delivery systems, exceptional attention to detail, and strong organizational and self-management skills.

​This full-time, on-site position is located in the beautiful, historic Mt. Vernon area of Baltimore. We offer a very competitive benefits package and salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

  • Accurately editing audio and video promo from script.
  • Maintaining and operating cameras, lights, microphones and studio equipment in studio and on field.
  • Ensuring visual elements and quality standards are maintained across the entire video production process.
  • Interact with directors, producers and talent & must remain focused at all times.
  • Experience utilizing problem solving and technical skills.
  • Collaborating with the art director, senior multimedia specialist, graphic designers, copywriters, to plan, organize, and execute projects.
  • 1-2 years of experience in TV studio production / Live streaming a plus.
  • Must be able to lift and carry 35 to 50 pounds of equipment.
  • A strong eye for design and an understanding editorial processes, as well as storytelling and the ability to integrate these skills with high production value.
  • Proficient in the use of Adobe Premiere, Adobe Audition, knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator).
  • Proficient in all aspects of video production, such as editing of digital media (with Adobe Premiere), audio mixing and editing (audio clean-up, background music, sound effects) and shooting video.
  • Proficient in setting up video and audio equipment (in the studio and in the field), including lighting; video and audio recording.
  • Degree in cinematography, video production, or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Knowledge of After Effects a plus.

If you think you have what it takes, want a rewarding opportunity to work with some of the most respected names in the business, and wish to