Video Producer

A Better Wisconsin Together (ABWT) is seeking a full-time Video Producer to create high-quality video content and story arcs, and build and maintain online engagement with partners, supporters and other constituencies.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for progressive politics and have extensive experience producing video content at all stages of production. They will be curious about what motivates people to take action and will thrive working in a team environment to support innovative strategies that communicate progressive policy solutions.

This position reports to the Digital Director and works in collaboration with ABWT’s research, digital, and communications team members as well as with organizational stakeholders, partners, and consultants.

Start Date: April 2022

Salary: $70,000-$90,000

Application Deadline: Rolling deadline

Location: Currently remote, but in Madison, WI once offices are re-opened

About A Better Wisconsin Together

ABWT, a progressive state communications and research hub in Wisconsin, is seeking a Video Producer to join our team. We’re an advocacy organization focused on public policy and serving as a center for progressive message development, testing, and communications. This is an exciting position where you will be working with a team to advance progressive values. Along with rapid response and earned media, ABWT engages Wisconsinites on issues using paid digital, television, and radio communications.

While this position is currently remote, it will be based in Madison, Wisconsin upon the re-opening of our offices once it is safe to do so. Our in-person office is currently closed due to COVID-19. Additionally, this position may require some travel, as well as evening and weekend hours as needed. We are a small, nimble team working in a fast-paced environment on the frontlines of the fight to advance progressive values and policies in Wisconsin.

Job Responsibilities

  • Create original video content for issue advocacy and organizing campaigns, in order to build power for ABWT’s mission and goals within the progressive community
  • Facilitate and coordinate video production shoots
  • Film, edit, and assist in the distribution of video content
  • Build a video production pipeline
  • Work with storytellers to develop engaging video content, in collaboration with the Digital Organizer
  • Work with paid media vendors for video content production

Qualifications

We are seeking candidates with a passion for progressive politics who have extensive experience producing video content. They will have strong organizational skills and will thrive working in a team environment on priority issues and campaigns. Additionally, candidates should be able to submit a video portfolio.

You should have:

  • Experience in all facets of video production, including filming and editing, and the technology and software utilized in that production
  • An understanding of video content suited for various social media platforms, including Facebook and YouTube, to engage with voters or other constituents
  • A willingness to work proactively and jump in with ideas and creativity
  • Experience managing short-term and long-term goals and projects
  • A strong commitment to working in a tight team with positive, supportive attitude and the willingness to be flexible and take on additional tasks as needed
  • Experience developing insightful, pragmatic, equitable, and sustainable ways to tackle common challenges and produce positive change
  • A demonstrated commitment to disrupting racism and other systemic barriers in the advocacy world

Salary is $70,000-$90,000 annually. Benefits include health, dental and vision insurance.

To apply, email a resume and cover letter to jobs@abwt.org with the subject line: Video Producer.

Apply for this position

To apply, email a resume and cover letter to jobs@abwt.org with the subject line: Video Producer.