September 16, 2016

Lead Product Videographer

Milwaukee Tool - Brookfield, WI

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  • Company
    Milwaukee Tool Milwaukee Tool
  • Location
    Brookfield, WI
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  • Job Classification
    Full Time
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Job Description

This position oversees and executes the production life cycle of product videos. Responsible for the development, production, and post-production of videos. This is a Lead position, and the individual in this role will help prioritize and schedule the videography workload for our organization. This role reports into the Brand Marketing team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

*Works cross-functionally with key stakeholders to establish primary content goals, identify target audience, and oversees the development of a project script, timeline, and budget.

*Manage internal and external resources to create video content and meet deadlines for specific distribution channels.

*Provides creative direction for in-studio content through the content development and production process to ensure that objectives are met and the project is completed within budget and production timeline as scheduled.

*Shoot, produce and edit in-studio video content often within very tight timelines

*Take existing video content and re-purpose to support various content distribution channels

*Aid in managing workload of another internal video shooter/editor

*Attend video shoots on location (often construction site locations) to capture user testimonials and product application/performance content.

*Coordinate workload of another internal video shooter/editor

*Archive raw photography within established metadata standards

Job Requirements:

*Minimum 5 years experience in video production, including shooting and editing preferred

*Portfolio showcasing video work required

*Post High School education preferred

*Expert knowledge of video & graphics editing software (Adobe Suite): Adobe After Effects and Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.

*Extensive knowledge and experience with cameras, lighting, composition, and video styling

*Strong visual design sense with an understanding of graphic layout & composition, storyboarding and video editing

*Excellent time management, communication, and organizational skills

*Strong collaborative skills with proven ability to execute projects across cross-functional teams

*Ability to drive strategy and objectives cross-functionally and handle a project from concept through completion.

*Experience developing and monitoring project timelines and budgets.

*Ability to facilitate needs of equipment and studio space to accommodate a large video production project list

*Experience dealing with and managing outside vendors: location, equipment, talent, personnel and shoot logistics management

*Must have Product Photography experience