Open Positions At Dakota

Videographer

Videographer

Dakota is a leader in the investment management industry. Dakota Marketplace is a data enrichment and content provider of qualified leads to investment managers. The platform helps solve the critical challenge for asset management sales professionals- knowing who the buyers are for their products. Dakota is looking to add to its dedicated team located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. We have a unique culture and we are passionate about our Core Values. We expect our team members to “live” by our core values in everything they do at Dakota and we will only consider hiring new team members that are willing to do the same.

Our Core Values are:

  • Know Who to Call On
  • Be a Master Messenger
  • Have a KILLER Follow up System
  • Focus on What Matters Most
  • Walk the 8 Feet
  • Don’t Go Cowboy
  • ASK

If these Core Values speak to you, then you will be a great fit with the Dakota team!

We are looking to hire a Videographer to add to our team. As the videographer, your job will entail producing video content for our organization that aligns with the brand, mission, and goals of our company. As the visual storyteller for our company, you’ll be responsible for storyboarding, shooting footage and editing, managing creative assets and maintaining all video equipment.

You will accomplish the bulk of the technical tasks related to production and post-production.

These duties may include the transport, setup, and operation of equipment; and assisting with staging, set preparation, and dressing. You will work closely with the content manager to execute projects from concept through completion.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Determining what camera equipment is necessary and obtain equipment if needed
  • Transporting, setting up, and operating various production equipment including cameras,audio and video recorders, lighting equipment, props, and microphones for location and studio production
  • Operating and maintaining proper levels and calibration of cameras, audio and video recorders, and other production equipment
  • Collecting b-roll footage, as well as interviewing appropriate staff and/or clients
  • Assisting in developing interview questions and storyboards/outlines
  • Assisting in the social-sharing of the video content
  • Most commonly, you will be responsible for single-camera shoots

Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Supporting the team throughout the production process, which may include finding

interview subjects, creating graphics, and presenting to management

  • Helping to sustain and guide video creative process
  • Assisting in maintaining the video hosting platform and understanding best practices
  • Assisting in developing interview questions and storyboards/outlines
  • Staying up-to-date with all new technological advances (VR,AR, etc.)

 Technical Qualifications:

  • Proficient with Video Editing Software (Adobe Premiere preferred)
  • Experience with Adobe After Effects preferred
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator are a plus
  • Strong pre- production skills- Proficient at storyboarding, scripting, and concepting
  • Understand basic and advanced composition techniques
  • Understand the fundamentals of branding
  • Very detail oriented and able to identify quality issues in audio and video
  • Adept at time Management

Personal Qualities:

  • Attention to detail, quick thinking, and a demonstrated proficiency in shooting video
  • Proven experience in working with a team, with a mindset and goal in developing the

best video content

  • Ability to learn new skills and determine on-going learning opportunities for film

techniques

  • An open mind about video production, with the ability to make our company’s video

strategy a reality

  • Own the production process and do what it takes to make great content
  • Self-starting and treat the brand as your own
  • Deal well with criticism and able to collect feedback easily
  • Great communication skills and able to interview and make people comfortable
  • Energetic and able to excite people to be on camera
  • Look at the content from the eye of the viewer to create the best experience
  • Lifelong learner and able to identify new learning opportunities

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