TheNational Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is seeking a Manager, Video Lab to complement our talented team of designers, writers and artists. NAM is seeking an intrepid, skilled and innovative video production manager, shooter and editor to execute the NAM’s daily in-house video program. This is a chance to help tell stories, shape the brand DNA and design for the largest manufacturing association in the country, representing many of the most innovative and tech-leading companies in the world—companies such as Boeing, Pfizer, Nike, Harley Davidson, Intel, Microsoft and General Electric.
Join the NAM and Make an Impact in the Following Ways:
Conceive, script, film, produce and edit a range of videos tailored to and edited for maximum visibility on a variety of social media platforms and at NAM events.
Shoot NAM team and external contributors in the in-house video studio and in the field.
Perform video editing and animate graphics using Adobe After Effects and Final Cut Pro and/or Adobe Premiere.
Edit both short- and long-form videos from start to finish and create graphics for these videos.
Deliver all video and audio elements to technical requirements.
Contribute to creative solutions, design and execute motion graphics treatments.
Edit web videos and create motion effects.
Efficiently manage in-house shoot schedules, video project-related travel, external studio use and project logistics.
Manage external vendors on larger productions and oversee shoot scheduling, travel, script and storyboard input, location logistics, editing coordination and assistance, final product packaging and distribution.
Film, review, edit, package (when necessary) and archive all NAM event footage.
Film, review, edit, package (when necessary) and archive library of dynamic, engaging b-roll content.
Initiate and manage the maintenance of an efficient archiving platform for all NAM footage and images.
Produce, record and edit regular in-house video and podcast series.
Identify, assemble, operate and maintain optimal equipment for in-field, mobile, documentary-style video shoots as well as high-quality studio productions.
Thrive in a high-energy, fast-paced and deadline-driven environment.
We are looking for Team Players who meet the Following Criteria:
Proficiency in editing with Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Pro and/or Premiere in a political firm, campaign, advertising agency or similar environment.
Knowledge of compositing digital files and elements.
Proficient in DSLR videography.
Working knowledge of lighting and sound design for both field and studio shoots.
Organized multi-tasker, self-motivated and quick problem solver who can work comfortably with multiple projects at different stages in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
Possess solid presentation, listening and communication skills. Must be able to collaborate effectively with internal and external clients.
Possess interpersonal skills necessary to interview a variety of subjects on camera.
Ability to work with teammates for constructive feedback and creative input while offering solutions to problems that arise.
Proactive in bringing new technology, processes and techniques to the "creative table" to ensure maximum use of our in-house studio as well as shoots in the field.
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is the largest manufacturing association in the United States, representing small and large manufacturers in every industrial sector and in all 50 states. Manufacturing employs more than 12 million men and women, contributes $2.17 trillion to the U.S. economy annually, has the largest economic impact of any major sector and accounts for more than thr...ee-quarters of all private-sector research and development in the nation. The NAM is the powerful voice of the manufacturing community and the leading advocate for a policy agenda that helps manufacturers compete in the global economy and create jobs across the United States.
The NAM’s world-class staff of policy experts provide unmatched access and information on the key issues affecting your business and bottom line. We are on the front lines of a wide range of policy battles, from immigration reform and labor relations, to energy and the environment, to trade policy and taxes. At every turn, we are working on behalf of manufacturers in America to advance policies that help manufacturers do what they do best: create economic strength and jobs.