Content Creator

New York, United States | Full-time | COVID-19 remote

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Your Wheelhouse: 

You are a multi-hyphenate creator. You can style, prop, shoot, edit, light, animate, make into gifs, do some animation, design or more. You have a well of experience writing, directing, and producing video creative for brands. You can own the full production process from ideations to shoot to final asset. You have a ‘maker’ attitude meaning you always find a way to make an idea work on a dime- using whatever you have around you to make it work. You’re an expert on social platforms, their different formats and how to push their boundaries to hack attention. You’re obsessed with the world of creative influencers, content creators, and makers and learning different ways people create content in these spaces. 

Your Energy

  • Content Culture Vulture. You’re obsessed with creativity, other makers who are killing it on social media, and have your finger on the pulse of what’s moving the meter on the interwebs.
  • Hyphen Hustler  - Content these days  is a mix of all disciplines, so it makes sense that we are. Our team skills overlap so we can get the freshest and swiftest work.
  • Collab King / Queen - In all forms. Willing to work to make the output better with the team to make the best work possible for our clients..
  • Zen Vibes - You understand agency life and that producing projects can be an iterative/evolving process. You’re able to be fast, flexible and be able to go with the flow and be agile when needed.

Key Area: Creative Ideation

  • Work with the wider Barbarian creative team to come up with nimble, turnkey yet impactful social content ideas
  • Research and brainstorm inventive content ideas and topics that foster engagement and leverage new creative formats/executions.
  • Ensure any ideas concepted for client approval can be executed in-house from a production perspective.

Key Area: Content Creation

  • Background in content creation- video production, art direction, editorial post, animation and design etc.
  • Source, create, and publish timely social media content.
  • Shoot and edit, video, photographic, and interactive assets. 
  • Create motion graphics/basic animation for content as needed. 
  • QA the production and creator process and can give constructive input/ feedback/reco’s. 
  • Experience creating video content specifically for various social platforms and their formats, including, but not limited to: Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, Facebook, Snap, YouTube etc.
  • Highly proficient design skills, and adept at Adobe Creative Suite applications (especially After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop and  Google Workspace) and any other creative CMS/software/hardware necessary or needed across complete content creation flow.
  • Able to work autonomously, and able to work as part of a team collaborating with other creatives/creators, strategy, directors, designers, retouchers, photographers, editors and others.
  • Ensure our in-house social productions run smoothly, that content is perfected and meets client objectives through craft and creative excellence.

Key Area: Production 

  • Be able to plan, execute and publish the production of creative production ideas including how we shoot, style, prop, light, edit, cast, post produce any concept in play.
  • Take charge of shoot days, directing and capturing content..
  • Work with Barbarian Production Team to secure  baseline rights and clearances for advertising; and/or experience working in an agency or internal creative services department.
  • Know when to escalate a project and work with a producer to plan bigger shoots and production resources when needed
  • Ensure costs for concepts are within production budgets.

At Barbarian, we consider our people to be our greatest asset. We have benefits and policies in place to create an inclusive and inspiring environment. 

  • Unlimited PTO
  • Mental health support
  • Comprehensive medical benefits
  • Competitive Parental Leave that gives you time to bond with your family. 
  • Flexible work set-up, remote and hybrid working is available and encouraged. 
  • $250 stipend to outfit your remote working space. 
  • 401k matching, 50% up to the first 3%
  • 3% certification, which means we promote and pay everyone equally
  • $5,000 employee referral bonus 
  • Financial incentive for new business introductions

 Barbarian is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We strongly support diversity in the workforce.