Catch The Fire Church Video Specialist Durham, NC · Full time

The Video Specialist is tasked with telling the story of the church through creative video content.

Description

POSITION PURPOSE

The Video Specialist is tasked with telling the story of the church through creative video content and management of a live video production environment. The ideal candidate has an eye for cinematic style, a broad understanding of current live and pre-produced video production trends, and a passion for excellence and volunteer development.


POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Shoot and edit all video content assigned by the Creative Director (i.e. Testimonies, Video Announcements, Promotional videos, Worship videos, Conference videos, curriculum-based content, training videos, etc.)
  • Recruit, train, and lead the live video team of volunteers.
  • Creative thinker with excellent problem-solving and communication skills
  • Manage multiple projects at a time
  • Maintain all video-related equipment
  • Maintain excellent file management practices
  • Be able to work well in both highly collaborative, creative environments, as well as projects where independence and self-sufficiency and required.
  • Keep projects on schedule and completed by deadlines
  • Communicate with all departments heads and team leaders within the church about projects
  • Implement new systems and processes to manage projects and tasks more effectively
  • Responsible for storing and organizing equipment
  • Oversee sub-contractors
  • Data entry into the church database, and other sites like Airtable, YouTube, etc.
  • File management on local and cloud servers
  • Place orders for supplies and equipment
  • Expense reporting, receipt tracking, and other basic accounting tasks
  • Scheduling volunteers and contractors for shoots and events.


POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Apps (Premiere, After Effects, Audition, etc.)
  • Ability to work in a digital environment (Google docs, sheet, Basecamp, Slack, etc.)
  • Familiar with both Mac and PC operating systems. (We are 99% Mac environment.)
  • Flexible and open to changing priorities, and managing multiple tasks simultaneously, within compressed timeframes in a fast-paced environment.
  • Being able to work well in both highly collaborative, creative environments, as well as projects where independence and self-sufficiency are required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Thoughtfully organized with keen attention to detail.
  • A drive to develop and grow yourself
  • Always learning and expanding your knowledge of your craft and staying up to date with the latest technologies and best practices.
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Enjoy telling stories
  • A passion for Catch The Fire values.
  • Genuinely warm, caring, enthusiastic & patient attitude with a servant’s heart.


ENVIRONMENTAL & PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Able to stand for long periods of time. (5+ Hours)
  • Ability and flexibility to work long hours.
  • Ability to work on screens for long periods of time.
  • Frequent: standing, bending, twisting, stooping, squatting, kneeling, climbing ladders, climbing stairs, walking on uneven ground.
  • Lifting up to 40 pounds.
  • Noise level – quiet to moderate noise


PERKS & BENEFITS

  • Paid vacation, holidays, sick leave, and bereavement
  • Free entrance to Catch The Fire hosted events
  • Discounts at our in-house coffee + tea cafe
  • Paid parental leave
  • Plus Fun events: Staff + Families Fun Day, Staff Christmas Party, Neighborhood Outreaches, and More!


JOB TYPE & WORK SCHEDULE

Full-time (40hrs/week)

Sunday - Thursday

Salary

$30,000 - $45,000 per year