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Senior Video Producer
Ref No.: 17-07437
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 08/15/2017
My direct client in Washington, DC is currently seeking to fill the position of Senior Video Producer.

Location: Washington, DC (Farragut North)
Duration: 6-month Contract-to-Hire OR Permanent, depending on candidate preference
Rate: Dependent upon Experience
Start Date: ASAP

Candidates must have a portfolio/reel to be considered.

As a Senior Video Producer, you will have a creative mind, be a great storyteller,
excellent time manager and solid script writer. The right person for this role will own
the strategic objectives of our clients, while pushing the boundaries of creative
storytelling. The senior video producer will be reporting to the creative director and
working within our creative services team.

Job Description
- Design and execute video projects from start to finish
- Operate camera, lighting and audio equipment
- Be a visual story teller, editing complex footage to tell stories and spread
ideas
- Create animations and motion graphics
- Expertly use popular video sharing platforms, such as YouTube, Vimeo,
Facebook and Vimeo
- Manage a large pool of video, photo, voice-over vendors,
- Curate and purchase music and stock video
- Contribute to the strategic discussion of a multi-faceted campaign as a video
and design expert
- Training non-experts to use consumer grade equipment
- Maintain and expand AV equipment inventory
 
Requirements
- At least 6 years of professional experience in video production agencies or
media organizations
- Strong proficiency with popular video editing applications
- Experience with Final Cut Pro 7, X and Adobe Premier is a must
- Strong proficiency with motion graphic applications such as Motion or After
Effects
- Knowledge with graphic design software such as Photoshop and Illustrator is
a plus
- Proficiency with popular online video sharing platforms
- Passionate about politics or interest in current affairs
- Experience with live streaming platforms
- Work independently and take initiative to exceed expectations
- Professional attitude is a must
- Attention to detail is a must
- Strong desire and ability to work creatively
- Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
- Ability to work independently and lead projects
- Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
- Ability to work as part of a team