The Salvation Army

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Videographer/Photographer

Videographer/Photographer

Job ID 
2017-3831
Job Locations 
US-NY-New York
Category 
Graphic Design
Compensation 
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Compensation Min 
USD $52,000.00/Yr.
Compensation Max 
USD $60,000.00/Yr.
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

The Salvation Army Greater New York Division is involved in an array of services to the community throughout its over seventy centers in New York City and the surrounding counties. In order to promote these programs, the Videographer/Photographer will work as a part of the Digital Media Section and larger Development team to produce video pieces and images in hopes of procuring support for The Salvation Army’s programming. In particular, the Videographer/Photographer will visit locations and film/photograph programs and success stories to create content specifically for social media and the web. All content must align with The Salvation Army’s mission and convey a positive voice for the organization.

Responsibilities

  • Work with Director of Digital Media to determine programs to be filmed and photographed for promotional and internal purposes
  • Stay on the fore-front of technology in the field to remain visually relevant
  • Be prepared to communicate directly with officers and employees in the field to develop a plan for a project
  • Photograph Officers annually to maintain an up-to-date library
  • Develop a calendar to provide relevant content for the displays at Divisional Headquarters
  • Work with Director of Digital Media to develop a digital media storage and organization strategy
  • Work with Social Media Manager/Senior Grants Manager to develop a plan to utilize Livestream/Facebook Live for certain events
  • Develop a library of quality b-roll that can be used at a future date
  • Visit properties to capture up-to-date video/photos of location facilities
  • Work with the Program Department to ensure that all needs are met with regards to Candidate Interviews, Annual Command Review, Youth Councils, Men’s Camp, Women’s Camp, Music & Creative Arts Camps and Conservatories, Family Camp Meetings, and all other Divisional Events where video and photo support is needed
  • Assist with event support as needed

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Film, Photography, or related field with/or equivalent experience
  • Passion for The Salvation Army’s mission, coupled with a strong commitment to know and understand The Salvation Army’s history, mission and structure, as well as its services, policies, and procedures
  • Must be able to show a diverse portfolio of past video and photo work
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally
  • Extensive knowledge in an array of video, audio, and image editing software, including but not limited to Apple Final Cut X, Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects), color correction
  • Extensive knowledge in video, photo, audio, and lighting equipment
  • Experience working in multiple formats, from DVD to web delivery
  • Experience operating drones a plus
  • Willingness and ability to travel on a regular basis. Valid Driver’s License required. Ability to work remotely (out of the office) when required.
  • Bi-Lingual proficiency in English/Spanish a plus

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.