Video Production/Graphic Design Associate - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-09
General Dynamics Mission Systems (https://gdmissionsystems.com/careers/)
Other

/yr

  part-time   employee


Fairfax
Virginia
United States

Basic Qualifications
Candidates should demonstrate a thorough understanding of business principles. Video Production/Graphic Design Associates must be enrolled in an accredited degree program with preferene in a related field.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed with our facilities, U.S. Citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Video Production/Graphic Design Associate. The position provides an opportunity to enhance the performance and profitability of an organization that supports some of our nation’s fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
Creates product concepts, plans production, produces media to include location scouting, shot selection, video shooting, b-roll logging, music and sound selection, graphics, animation, digital effects and editing
Prepares illustrations and pictorial representations for advertising, books, catalogs, magazines and posters
Supports communications projects in the areas of advertising and promotional programs, public relations and trade shows, including web-based communications
Prepares materials for internal and external presentations on products, business plans and management communications
Plans, creates and disseminates information using appropriate distribution channels ranging from traditional print to digital and social media to drive business for our capabilities and products
Participates in the development of plans for product promotion in support of marketing objectives
May participate and support advertising campaigns, and/or create material for organization publications
Ensures all advertising is consistent with company branding guidance and upholds the company's reputation
Ensures all company compliance and ethics standards are met
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Proficient knowledge and skills with relevant media production tools
Considerable understanding and application principles, concepts, practices and standards
Proficient knowledge of industry practices
Considerable verbal and written communication skills
Understanding of the needs, strategies, and motivations of customers
Builds productive internal/external working relationships
Normally receives general instructions on routine work, detailed instructions on new projects or assignments
Works under only very general supervision
Work is reviewed for soundness of judgment and overall adequacy and accuracy
Shows initiative on assignments
Able to handle complexity but requires more direction for complex assignments
Solid computer skills including Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Photography skills to be able to compose a shot and understand framing, color and light

Company Overview
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran