Video Assistant

Human Rights Campaign
Washington
Mission Statement: 

The Human Rights Campaign and the Human Rights Campaign Foundation together serve as America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve LGBTQ equality. By inspiring and engaging individuals and communities, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBTQ people and realize a world that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all.The Human Rights Campaign envisions a world where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people are ensured equality and embraced as full members of society at home, at work and in every community.

Position Description: 

We strongly encourage people of color, transgender and non-binary people to apply. HRC is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes everyone, including non-LGBTQ people, to join our team.

Position Summary
The Human Rights Campaign is the nation’s largest civil rights organization fighting for LGBTQ equality. The Video Assistant reports to the Associate Director of Video and is responsible for assisting with the creation of HRC’s events videos and providing support to the Video team.
Position Responsibilities:
• Research and edit clips of speakers, news, and other video content for use in HRC branded videos;
• Help storyboard and edit HRC’s video projects;
• Develop and catalogue assets to library including organizing B-Roll, pulling clips from news monitoring services, creating video view reports, and other data collection as needed;
• Handle check requests, make travel arrangements and reconcile credit card reports for Video team;
• Assist with live video production at HRC events, including moving equipment, running teleprompter, keeping the studio organized, etc.;
• Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: 

Position Requirements:
• High School Diploma required; Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent work experience) with at least one year of experience in video production preferred.
• Knowledge of and experience with Adobe Premiere CC, Adobe PhotoShop, After Effects, Illustrator.
• Knowledge of and experience with Apple software (Macs).
• Organized and detail oriented.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Non-traditional hours (nights and weekends) will occasionally be necessary.
• Knowledge of current events preferred.
• Commitment to LGBTQ equality is required.
*Please include a link to your portfolio in the cover letter or resume or upload separate documents.*

All positions at the Human Rights Campaign may require travel on a regular basis or periodically. Where the need arises for business travel, appropriate compensation as outlined by the Fair Labor Standards Act will apply

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Application Instructions: 

To apply, please visit: www.hrc.org/careers

State: 
DC
Country/US Territory: 
United States