Video Production Specialist
- Full Time
Dealer.com, a Cox Automotive Brand, is currently looking for a Video Production Specialist to join our team in Burlington, VT.
Dealer.com’s teams are made up of tech-savvy and adaptable thinkers with diverse skill sets who help drive our success. Our professionals are committed to changing the way people shop for and purchase vehicles through our top-of-the-line, innovative digital marketing software solutions.
As an integral member of a dynamic creative team, the Video Production Specialist will be responsible for supporting the Dealer.com Custom Video product by processing raw video footage, producing custom motion graphics derived from static design concepts, and assembling video clips, music, and motion graphics into an edited finished project. These projects will align with the promotional, informational and branding purposes of video for our clients in the exciting automotive dealership industry. Work should demonstrate creativity, imagination, and expertise in video editing software. The ability to work as a team, solid communication skills, and sharp attention to detail are needed for success in this role. This is an ideal role for an enthusiastic self-starter looking to develop a new product offering for Cox Automotive.
Responsible for working independently and in collaboration with the creative team to deliver compelling videos that support the mission, vision, and values of the organization.
Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
Able to accommodate unanticipated spikes in workload.
Must exhibit flexibility under pressure and demonstrate ability to meet deadlines.
Understand the vision of each project through all phases of production and post-production.
Demonstrate a creative mind, storytelling skills, and understanding of the audience.
Work with creative leaders and account teams to accurately track projects and traffic all approved final cuts.
Incorporate and ensure logical sequencing of footage, dialogue, sound effects, music, graphics, and special effects to convey brand messaging.
Include all additional work elements like animation, graphic design, title graphics, archived and stock b-roll, audio, and additional content as outlined by the creative treatment and/or storyboards.
Strong design and composition skills.
Comprehensive understanding of editing workflows.
Troubleshoot and provide solutions for technical concerns or issues.
Implement new editing technologies and industry best practices to maximize efficiency.
Provide recommendations to optimize customer experience and ensure brand consistency.
Communicate effectively and demonstrate good interpersonal skills in working with Cox Automotive employees and clients while meeting multimedia needs.
Regular and reliable attendance at the worksite and adhereance to assigned schedule commitments. This is NOT a telecommute position. Occasional evening hours may be required.
Adhere to all company and departmental policies and procedures per the Team Member Handbook.
Support a positive team environment, respect and cooperate with others to achieve desired results.
Create an innovative environment supporting change and improvement.
Utilize electronic time management system to input time, attendance, and paid time requests.
- Bachelor’s degree in video production, film studies, graphic design, digital media or related field. In lieu of a degree, a combination of professional years of experience and education will be considered.
- Demonstrated proficiency with digital technology and editing software.
- Strong editing portfolio via demo reel or web links.
- Proven abilities in typography, design, and animation.
- 3 years of professional experience, preferably in an agency environment.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills to interact at all levels within the organization.
- Proficient in Adobe Premiere Pro CC and/or Final Cut Pro, and After Effects.
- Proficient with Mac computer systems.
- Microsoft Office including Excel, Word and Outlook.
About Cox Automotive
Cox Automotive Inc. makes buying, selling and owning cars easier for everyone, while also enabling mobility services. The global company’s 34,000-plus team members and family of brands, including Autotrader®, Clutch Technologies, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, VinSolutions®, vAuto® and Xtime®, are passionate about helping millions of car shoppers, tens of thousands of auto dealer clients across five continents and many others throughout the automotive industry thrive for generations to come. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises Inc., a privately-owned, Atlanta-based company with revenues exceeding $20 billion. www.coxautoinc.com
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Organization: Cox Automotive
Primary Location: US-VT-Burlington-128 Lakeside
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Shift: Day Job
Unposting Date: Ongoing