Job Location: South Pasadena, CA 91030
Job Salary: $55,000 – $65,000 a year – Full-time
Are you a visual storyteller who knows how to captivate an audience through videography, photography, sound design, color, and imagery? Starke Marketing is seeking a creative and dynamic Content Creator to join our team in South Pasadena, CA. In this role, you will play a pivotal part in conveying compelling narratives that engage and convert audiences for both Starke Marketing and our valued clients.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Understand client objectives and craft visual narratives that entice audiences to become customers.
- Organize, communicate, and storyboard project visions for effective collaboration.
- Research and comprehend target demographics to create appealing messages.
- Employ creative approaches to reach diverse audience segments.
- Demonstrate a strong grasp of storytelling structures, from set-up to climax and resolution.
- Collaborate with teams to craft messaging for specific subjects, projects, or goals.
- Swiftly capture content at a moment’s notice.
- Utilize a wide range of equipment (DSLR, audio devices, lighting, etc.) without compromising quality.
- Recognize the significance of content and equipment redundancy.
- Exhibit strong organizational skills and provide clear direction to the team.
- Prioritize delivering high-quality work without cutting corners.
- Thrive in fast-paced, ever-changing environments.
- Confidently direct talent and crew throughout pre-production, production, and post-production.
- Multitask effectively when working with crew members.
- Harness creative thinking and maintain impeccable attention to detail.
- Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills for client and production team collaboration.
- Proficient in post-production techniques.
- Physically capable of handling recording equipment for extended periods.
- Adept at using computer software for planning, editing, and scripting.
- Distinguish between short-form and long-form content.
- Break down long-form scripts into smaller content pieces for ad creatives, retargeting campaigns, and social promotions.
- Skillfully integrate graphics and text that align with the content’s style.
- Knowledgeably use stock footage when required.
- Efficiently incorporate stock video and photos without detracting from the video’s message.
- Produce content promptly to meet client needs and campaign deadlines.
- Provide guidance to team members to meet various project deadlines.
- A minimum of 5 years of active filming experience with a DSLR, Mirrorless, or Video camera.
- A minimum of 5 years of active experience working with Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects.
- Ability to create engaging scripts in line with project goals and target audiences.
- Strong problem-solving skills and adaptability to changing priorities and deadlines.
- Proficiency in export settings and video optimization for different platforms (e.g., YouTube, web, social media).
- Full-Time; Salary
- 40 hours/week, including occasional weekends
- Some projects may involve travel to various locations across the country on weekdays and weekends.
- Extended periods of looking at computer monitors, video/DSLR cameras, typing, sitting, listening, and reading.
- Repetitive hand motions at a computer keyboard.
- Sitting and standing for 7-8 hours per day.
- Occasional listening and speaking on the telephone, in-person meetings, and virtual meetings.
- Occasional business conducted at other offices or offsite.
- Transportation may be required.
- Ability to reach, grasp, pull, bend, and occasionally lift up to 35 lbs.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $55,000.00 – $65,000.00 per year
Expected hours: 40 per week
- Dental insurance
- Flexible schedule
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
- 8-hour shift
- Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:
- South Pasadena, CA 91030: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
- Please provide a link to your portfolio. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.
- Videography: 5 years (Required)
- Video editing: 5 years (Required)
- English (Required)
- Drone License (Preferred)