Digital Multimedia Producer - Houston Dynamo FC (Houston · TX)

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As a Digital Multimedia Producer for Houston Dynamo FC and the Houston Dash, you will be a key member of a Marketing & Communications team that is tasked with being the best visual storytellers in professional sports. The Digital Multimedia Producer will contribute to producing multimedia content for the teams' digital and social media platforms, with an emphasis on motion graphics but including graphic design and video support.

The Digital Multimedia Producer will also be expected to contribute to the Club’s content ideation and planning process. We value creative thinkers and unique perspectives on how to tell our story, and we will look to you for ideas and opinions. Your role is not just to execute others’ stories, but rather to bring compelling story ideas to the forefront and be a part of the discussion of how best to tell them.

The Digital Multimedia Producer will be responsible for developing motion graphics, primarily focusing on social media content, digital marketing and in-stadium video needs. This position will work within the Creative department under the direction of the Creative Director, and will work together with the video and design teams to create and maintain a consistent look and feel for all projects.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Be a passionate storyteller. Use digital and social media to create a deeper connection between the Club and its fans
  • Production of video graphics, end tags, lower thirds, editorials, etc.
  • Proven design work in layout, typography, animation, and social media design
  • Ability to produce digital creative that engages viewers, reflects the core of the Dynamo and Dash brand within our social media channels, and ensures brand standards are adhered to both internally and externally
  • Proactively produce content for all mediums independently as well as collaboratively
  • Creating fresh ideas and then following that idea to a finished product
  • Knowledge of production standards for social platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok, Snapchat, etc.)
  • Support the creative team with ensuring a creative working environment for the full staff, including fostering creative thinking, brainstorming and problem solving
  • Delivering great creative while meeting parameters of existing brand guidelines
  • Exceptional design aesthetic and awareness of design trends and innovation across a variety of animated and digital mediums
  • Interacting well with talent/players when necessary
  • A portfolio is required in order to be considered for this opportunity. Please submit past and current work in a digital format or provide links to work.
 
SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:
The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Experienced proficiency in composition and layout, along with strong animation skills
  • Training and expert level experience with Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro & Cinema 4D or comparable software required
  • Demonstrated ability to produce content from start to finish under tight deadlines
  • Ability to submit a recent demo reel, showcasing talent, experience and ability required
  • Must be collaborative and able to work with all types of individuals
  • Great organizational skills and a keen attention to detail
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects at the same time while balancing tight deadlines, in a fast-pace team environment
  • Proficient at managing time and effort to work independently on projects
  • Understanding of social media platforms including: YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter
  • Spanish language communication skills (writing and verbal) is a plus

POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK:
This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This position regularly requires long hours and weekend work and may require an understanding of staying connected and available to cover and address time-sensitive work-related issues that arise at any hour. Presence at events may be required. Some occasional travel may be required. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. Please provide links to past and current work.