Video Specialist

Baltimore, MD
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Chris Woodbridge

Job Description:

Our large Investment Management client in Baltimore is looking for a Video Specialist for a long term role.

• Four years’ experience of video production within a professional film/TV/corporate environment.
• Intermediate level knowledge of, and hands-on experience with both in-studio and field cameras, lighting, and audio systems. Particularly Canon Cinema cameras, PTZ cameras, and Tricaster video switchers.
• Intermediate level knowledge of and hands-on experience with Adobe Creative Cloud. Specifically, Premiere, After Effects, Audition, Illustrator, Media Encoder.
• Working knowledge of industry standard video editing techniques and comfortable with different styles of editing (documentary, commercial, etc.)
• Working knowledge of live event platforms within a studio broadcast environment and remote video production.
• Efficient in a fast-paced team-oriented environment.
• Able to manage numerous concurrent projects.
• Customer-focused with high levels of verbal and written communication proficiency
• A passion for filmmaking that stays well-informed on current video production/editing techniques and trends.


Shooting and Asset Creation:
Will pack, transport, set up, shoot, and tear down camera, lighting, audio and required set equipment for both live and recorded productions both within and outside of our production studio(s). Will be expected to produce video both as part of a larger production team or, as an individual (single/solo) producer. Some project assignments may require more advanced shooting strategies and liaison with creative partners. Position requires working with and modifying graphic assets produced by others, as well as creating graphic/media assets for animation. Use of broadcast studio equipment for live and pre-recorded shows.

Video Editing:
Will transfer media and video footage from cameras and other storage media to non-linear editing systems. Will work with others to prepare digital media at all levels, with an emphasis on intermediate to advanced material for release according to a pre-defined schedule. Completes advanced animations, mixed media video, and standard video editing.

Preferred education, work experience, and skills, though not required:

• Successful completion of post-secondary coursework in video production and/or post-production, film-making
• Skilled in still photography
• Proficiency in motion graphics and animation production software

Job Responsibilities:
• Plan, analyze and create visual solutions to communication problems
• Develop overall layout and production design of publications or web interfaces as they relate to graphic design
• Prepare sketches or layouts to present to client
• Create charts and graphs from data given

• Associate's degree in design and/or certificate in graphic design required. Bachelor's degree in design or related field preferred
• 2-4 years experience required
• Creativity, verbal and written communication skills and problem solving ability
• Basic ability to utilize various forms of media, including print, electronic and film
• Basic ability to visualize in 2D and 3D and understand aesthetic aspects of design
• Previous experience using the computer to create layouts and generate new images
• Experience with Adobe publishing and graphics software