Big Daddy UnlimitedGainesville, FL
Full Time Job
Videographer will work alongside and take direction from Head of Production and Content Producer conceptualizing look and style of content, as needed, shoot video footage (live action/B-roll/green screen/etc) with little to no support; both in office, studio and on-location. This position requires clear communication with keys, to ensure success. Videographer will perform soup-to-nuts audio & video recording, taking a raw concept or scripted plan from the page, through the lens and ultimately onto SD card. Must be able to be a jack-of-all traits on set, while working professionally alongside others, in any environment. Team player a must. Assess and resolve technical and creative issues. Achieve continuity between multiple projects while working against very aggressive deadlines. Actively maintain expertise in the latest technology trends, techniques, and tools related to planning and recording of audio and video elements. This position will wear multiple hats, and possibly be tasked with other responsibilities outside of strictly videography. We are looking for someone who has some experience under their belt and wants to join a growing team to ultimately grow themselves within a creative team. Energetic go-getters, with a can-do attitude, please apply!
The ideal candidate will have a passion, experience or at least some rudimentary understanding of firearms, gun safety and or shooting sports as a hobby. This will only help perform the job better, and also better understand the content being produced.
At least 2 years of videography, cinematography and similar camera operator experience working on short-form television, digital content, social media, and/or in an internal corporate media production environment
Strong understanding and knowledge of digital video cinematography, lighting, audio and similar
Proficiency with digital video cameras (including but not limited to BlackMagic, Sony, Panasonic, GoPros, RED and the like), lighting techniques and audio recording, as well as the ability to know/use/learn new software in the future
Must be able to take direction, adhere to a schedule and deliver in a timely fashion
Must demonstrate strong and creative video & audio recording techniques through proper equipment manipulation & set-up, indoor/outdoor scene lighting, clean audio recording, as well as a command of shot framing, knowledge and efficiency in use of pro video accessories to achieve stylized shots
Must be creative, highly motivated and action oriented
Must be able to take direction, adhere to a schedule and delivery in a timely fashion
Be a project and time management superstar within a SUPER fast-paced environment
Be able to work within a team as well as work independently with minimal supervision, as needed
Eager to be creative and think outside the box
Ability to wear multiple hats, even outside your job description (especially on non-shooting days)
Editing experience a plus (but not necessary)
Ability to anticipate and effectively communicate and solve practical & creative problems or issues
Know-how and experience troubleshooting and solving issues with cameras, grip & electric gear, audio equipment and the like
Strong emphasis on attention to detail
Applicants with experience, knowledge or a passion for firearms, outdoors and/or shooting sports a go to top of the list!
BA or BS in communications, art, film, broadcast, cinematography, media production, or related field (preferred but not required)
Must submit a demo reel / portfolio that clearly demonstrates your cinematography / camera operation ability (both visual and audio work).
Samples of editing work also appreciated (if you have prior experience) but not required.
Limited travel might be required, as needed, but is not the norm.
Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)
Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
Short Term & Long Term Disability
Salary Range: $50,000 - $75,000 per year
This is a full-time/staff position located in Gainesville, FL.
Experienced locals are encouraged to apply, but we are open to relocation for the right person.
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