Summary of Responsibilities

A Video Producer at Highlands College plays a pivotal role in capturing and showcasing the vibrant campus life through engaging videos. As a part of the Creative Team, a video producer will develop concepts and work across departments to create compelling visual narratives. This role will work on projects that highlight the college's vision, connecting with a diverse audience, including prospective students, donors, and current students through the power of visual arts.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create video content for Highlands College's internal and external audience
  • Be a part of on and off-location video shoots
  • Plan video shoots and direct as needed
  • Conceptualize and create video content from start to finish
  • Receive footage and be able to create a video outline with it
  • Digitally cutting the files to put together the sequence, deciding what is usable
  • Overseeing the quality of the audio
  • Capture video or photo of on and off-campus events
  • Consulting with the director, producer, and/or other Highlands College teams throughout the post-production process

Other Duties

  • Participate in ministry at Church of the Highlands and Highlands College by leading small groups
  • Affirm and uphold the Statement of Faith and the Core Values and DNA of the College, exemplifying all by word and lifestyle
  • Manage projects, organize tasks, and prioritize workload
  • Communicate with the Creative Project Manager and other team members
  • During non-business hours, he or she should be available for rare emergency work
  • Participate in Highlands College Events
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Personal Characteristics

  • Encourages the contribution of others and takes their views into account
  • Highly focused, self-started with an elevated level of energy and positive outlook
  • Ability to remain resilient under pressure and effectively adapt to multiple demands, ambiguity, and rapid change

Essential Traits

  • Life-giving spirit and attitude
  • Action-orientated
  • Initiative
  • Driven to pursue excellence
  • Creative-Mindset
  • High-capacity, multi-tasking individual who is comfortable working independently without constant supervision
  • Strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly self-motivated and directed
  • Minimum 2 years as a creative professional with a portfolio of work, preferably in a creative team, freelance, or agency environment

Abilities & Skills

  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud or Final Cut Pro (Premiere CC, After Effects CC)
  • Experience with shooting and editing video on a deadline basis is preferred
  • Experience and knowledge with audio quality and sound
  • Experience and knowledge of color-grading video footage
  • Wide knowledge and understanding of video, camera, and video shoot gear
  • Ability to set up video shoots, including camera, audio, lighting, and more
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines
  • Ability to work as a team player and discuss needs, challenges, and ideas
  • Ability to think ahead, anticipate needs, and offer creative solutions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to extract compelling elements from raw video footage
  • Ability to adapt to the needs of the organization and employees
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Experience

  • Minimum two years as a creative professional with a portfolio of work, preferably in a creative team, freelance, or agency environment

Extent of Public Contact

  • Medium

Physical Demands

  • Sitting for long periods of time
  • Ability to drive between campuses
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to move and set up gear
  • Good physical condition is required