Filmmaker
May 9th, 2022


Job Description

  • The impact that HP Pres has on individuals can be clearly witnessed through the stories of transformation that are told in our videos.
  • HP Pres’s impact across Dallas and the world is seen on film. This will require travel around DFW (occasionally) and the world (once annually) when documenting initiatives.

Job Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities

  • Writing, filming, and editing videos that share the vision and impact of HP Pres, tell the story of how Jesus is at work in our church while creatively and strategically inviting viewers to be a part of the story.
  • Ensuring that the vision of the Creative Director and Art Director is executed across video mediums.
  • Work with staff across HP Pres to find and capture compelling stories that strategically support our ministries.
  • Work with the Creative Team members to manage gear and set up for shoots.
  • Videos are regularly created in conjunction with our Content Director for social media.
  • Sunday Morning worship is occasionally supported by the creation of videos.
  • Weekly, ensuring that videos of our sermons and worship services are edited and prepared for our website and social media.
  • Writing scripts and collaborating with the Creative Team and other members of staff on scripts.
  • Catalog and archive video footage.
  • In an emergency, can help the production team man a camera for a live event.

 

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Occasionally coordinating work with freelancers.

Job Qualifications

Education, Experience, Skill, Ability Requirements

  • A degree in Videography or a related field and 2-5 years of experience are preferred. A strong portfolio is essential.
  • Desire and ability to work creatively in a team setting.
  • A passion to reach people for Christ and to help mobilize people in their faith through excellent videos.
  • Demonstrates technical ability when it comes to the process of filming and editing.
  • Demonstrates strong storytelling abilities through scriptwriting and editing.
  • Highly organized, able to manage production timelines, schedule shoots, and track important information.
  • Understands the StoryBrand model, or willing to quickly learn it. Resources provided.

 

Working Conditions

  • Lifting production videography equipment and cases
  • Ability to maintain composure under pressure

 

Workplace Expectations

  • Loves Jesus, the people of HP Pres, the city of Dallas and the world
  • Acts as an advocate of the culture and vision of HP Pres
  • Christian Faith aligned with the beliefs of HP Pres
  • Commits to and exhibits the Core Values of HP Pres
    • We create value
    • We actively grow
    • We invest in relationships

How to Apply

Apply by heading to hppres.org/jobs, filling out the application, and submitting your cover letter and a sample of your work.



Email zack.house@hppres.org 

Posted By
Zack House

The vision of Highland Park Presbyterian Church is to lead all generations to become transformed followers of Jesus, for the flourishing of our city and beyond.The Creative Team seeks to advance and support that vision by inspiring our congregation and guests to take their next steps in their faith at HP Pres and informing them how to do so.The Filmmaker supports the Creative Team and the vision for Highland Park Presbyterian Church by creating videos that cohesively capture the vision of HP Pres, which inspires and informs people to take their next steps in their faith.

URL
http://www.hppres.org

Location
Dallas, TX

Job Type
Full-time