Creative Director/Video Producer

OFC: Office Channel - Princeton, NJ

Full-time
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TOTALLY AWESOME (AND HUMBLE) AGENCY+VIDEO STUDIO IN PRINCETON, NJ LOOKING FOR CREATIVE GURU
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Position: Creator Director/Video Producer
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Company: OFC: Office Channel (ofc.tv)
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OFC is a creative agency and video production studio that earns the attention of an at-work audience by injecting entertainment value into communications. We create multi-media campaigns at the intersection of pop culture and office culture to build buzz, drive
engagement and maximize results one cubicle at a time. OFC inspires employees in an era when cat videos have conquered the coffee break. We collaborate with amazing clients including PepsiCo, AT&T, Bristol-Myers Squibb, FedEx Ground, MotorolaSolutions, and American Express. OFC is a fast-growing agency based in Princeton,NJ founded by former MTV and Showtime executive, Jordan Berman.

Job Summary: The Creative Director/Video Producer will lead OFC’s team of editing, production, and motion design professionals to elevate the storytelling power of our creative work to wow clients. As a senior member of the OFC team, this individual will collaborate with the account management function to understand client needs and deliver communication solutions that exceed expectations. While “fast good” might beat “slow great,” OFC believes “quick awesome” rules all! Your challenge is to fuse “quick” and“awesome” into Valyerian steel for vanquishing the status quo of expected communications.

Required Expertise:

  • Leading a team as a player/coach by combining strategic thinking and mentorship skills with an ability to get things done at an executional level.
  • Elevating production value via lighting, shooting and directing interview style footage.
  • Bringing stories to life in post-production by editing raw footage into cohesive stories.
  • Assisting in the creation of motion assets (lower thirds, transitions, animated bugs/logos) that add energy and vibrancy to OFC video projects.
  • Developing storyboards and illustrating animated explainer videos.
  • Maintaining OFC’s asset library in conjunction with the production team.

Contributing to message strategy, creative ideation and workflow planning during campaign developing and ensuring project goals are met on time and on budget. Managing and growing a stable of talented freelancers to complement full-time colleagues.

Desired traits:
Leader Creative Detail oriented Excellent communication skills Collaborative

  • Curious
  • Sense of humor

Skills and Experience:

  • 8-10 years of professional work experience with a firm understanding of all stages of the video production process (pre-production, shooting, editing and motion graphics)
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of the Adobe creative suite (specifically Premiere Pro and AfterEffects)
  • A team player who can work independently while connecting with colleagues via excellent communication skills.
  • Willingness to give and receive feedback in a low ego way.
  • Ability to self-motivate and recognize gaps in suggested approaches so that he/she can propose solutions without direct prompting.
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines, manage time efficiently and juggle multiple priorities.
  • Must be organized, have an eye for detail and be able to put ideas into a tangible form.
  • Experience with graphic design and/or photography is a plus!
  • Ability to commute to OFC’s HQ in Princeton, NJ 2-3 days per week (weekly schedule is a mix of in-office and telecommuting work).

Please include a link to your reel and relevant full-length videos. Candidates without a portfolio will not be considered.

Job Type: Full-time