Videographer Intern / Volunteer

The Marching Elite is looking for an experienced videographer to join our media team for Summer/Fall 2018. The videographer will be a volunteer stipend position (details below).

We are looking for a videographer with vision. Someone who will create and execute video projects that document the competitive members, volunteers, staff and organization. This candidate will be responsible for creating high-quality videos for the general projects of The Marching Elite. As a photojournalist, you will work closely with the Band and Dance Director along with the media team to create innovative solutions to illustrate content. Candidate should have a keen eye for sports-related videography with strong skills in storyboarding and editing. This intern will have an amazing opportunity to travel, hone their artistic skills in real-world experiences, and build their portfolio of published material.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Creating viral videos, documentary style videos, behind the scene videos, animations, mashup videos,

  promotions, and advertisements.

• Editing, shooting, creating treatments, and brainstorming creative video content

• Creating time-lapse videos and other “on trend” viral videos ideas that build brand value and the

  attention of an audience

• Works directly in concert with the Band and Dance Director

• Works independently and in team environment to accomplish assigned tasks and projects

• Create and manage a production calendar

• Manage simultaneous project tasks and deadlines

• Create “on trend” and emotionally compelling content for a variety of audiences

• Produce high quality content on all assigned projects

• Turn around videos in a short period of time

• Optimize, organize, and prepare files for a variety of outlets

• Create DVD, manage YouTube channel, create video ads

• Work on several video projects for email, donor relations, and

  customer engagement

• Other responsibilities as they develop, based on interest areas and

  organization needs

REQUIREMENTS

• A Bachelor’s degree or master’s degree is NOT REQUIRED,

  Attend weekly band and dance rehearsals and performances

  Experience with editing, directing, fine arts (video emphasis) or related field

• Advanced video shooting and editing skills

• Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite

• Experience shooting sporting events (indoor and outdoor) and portraits

• Must have all necessary equipment

• Must be composed and be highly skilled in dealing with ambiguity

• Motivated with a strong work ethic

• Effective interpersonal communication skills

• Knowledge and experience shooting marching bands or drum corps a plus

• Open to feedback, with strong desire to develop professional skills

• Must be highly organized, detailed oriented, punctual, and flexible

• Able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines

• Attention to detail and accountability

 E-mail: themarchingelite@gmail.com Tel: 1-410-635-4831 

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