Live Video Director – Blankenbaker Campus

Creative / Design / Copy
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The Video Director will lead a video team that oversees the creative and functional use of live video within the Blankenbaker Worship Center (BB WC). The live video feed serves the in-room experience as well as being sent to both the online and regional campus congregations.   You didn’t choose a career in tech as a job, you chose it because you are passionate about church video production. You’re an innovator, not accepting of status quo, the type person who thrives in a team environment, and loves to learn!  This is where your talents and passions meet. If you hope to help change the world for Christ, one person at a time, you have come to the right place!   THIS IS US! We’re a growing, multi-site, Bible-based community in the greater Louisville area with a passion for connecting people to Jesus & one another. We value: Connection over production (John 15:5). Risk & adventure over safety & comfort (John 3:8). Innovation over tradition (Luke 5:19). Personal engagement over attendance (Luke 9:62). Expressive worship over religious rituals (Luke 7:38). THIS IS WHAT YOU WOULD GET TO DO: Partner with the Broadcast Team Production Director, Broadcast Team Leads, Creative Team, and Weekend Executive Producer to design and create live video applications beneficial to all programming happening within the Blankenbaker (BB) Worship Center (WC) venue Direct all aspects of live and broadcast video involved in weekend services and BB WC events Manage all live video assets and video spaces within BB Worship Center Lead, recruit, equip, schedule, encourage, and lead through disciple-making of the BB WC video team which includes staff, contractors, and volunteers Create and oversee a live video training program to increase quality volunteer participation Actively participate in weekly team meetings Develop and adhere to annual video budget, including video improvements and equipment upgrade plans Develop and maintain healthy relationships with Production Arts Ministry, Worship Ministry, Preaching Ministry, other ministries and campuses   YOU KNOW WELL:   how audio, lighting and staging integrates with live and broadcast video pre/postproduction as it crosses over into live production Competency in live video production and HD/SDI video systems, switchers, cameras, matrix routers, recording gear and various digital video equipment Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut, ProPresenter and various video applications Ability to problem-solve and clearly communicate solutions in a fast-paced environment Strong leadership abilities especially when it comes to developing and equipping contract/volunteer leaders of differing skill levels Ability to think creatively both to solve problems and accommodate ministry event needs Must be passionate about creating excellent experiences including a willingness and enthusiasm to partner with ministries in executing events outside of the weekend experience   OUR EXPECTATIONS! 4+ yrs live video production experience, preferably as a staff member, will consider volunteer experience Experience in leadership roles in either a medium or large church environment College Degree or equivalent experience Champion the mission of Southeast Christian Church: Connecting People to Jesus and One Another Be a member, or willing to become a member, of Southeast Christian Church Demonstrated alignment with SE statement of faith