Manager of Media Production

Integrated Media – Virginia Beach, VA

Operation Blessing (OB) is seeking an experienced Manager of Media Production to oversee video production efforts to create compelling and persuasive storytelling media (videos, still photography, digital media, ads/spots) that will inspire, build awareness, and fundraise for OB’s humanitarian causes.

This professional will coordinate and oversee the daily activities of OB media production staff, both domestic and international field video staff, ensuring video production goals are aligned and deadlines met.

In addition to managing teams, this position will perform senior-level production services including story concepts, scripting, on-location and studio videography, lighting, audio, editing, special effects, and post-production as needed.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Management skills with ability to lead, train, and motivate video production teams domestically and internationally.
  • Strong experience in all aspects of video production, script-writing, interviewing,
    videography, lighting, audio techniques, and editing skills
  • Strong working knowledge of production in remote or difficult locations
  • Professional-level still photography skills including composition, lighting, and editing of large raw photo images
  • Excellent computer skills in the Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, Davinci Resolve, video conversions, and video streaming
  • Working knowledge of current image-capture platforms, lenses, and technical trends (Sony, Canon, Nikon, etc.)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of post-production workflow and best-practices
  • Strong storytelling skills with ability to translate into compelling script and visual images
  • Strong working knowledge of fundraising and marketing concepts
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organization skills with attention and focus on details
  • Excellent liaison skills with ability to work as a collaborative member of a creative and integrated media team
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to establish effective rapport with OB staff and outside public
  • Self-motivated with ability to work well under pressure and consistently meet deadlines
  • Flexibility to perform varying shifts, extended hours, and last minute work demands, if necessary
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time; ability to bend and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Valid driver's license and a good driving record is required
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally on short notice and under adverse conditions in disaster or developing nation settings