MULTIMEDIA ASSISTANT 

The Freelance multimedia assistant would assist in the ever growing demand of digital and press content across the DV-E brand working directly with the owner as well as clients. Ideal candidates can complete tasks under pressure of deadlines, adjust to the ever changing landscape of a businesses online presences, social media, content creation, client, customer relations and any other tasks needed to help grow the company's capacities. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Manage, write, upload and schedule blog posts for all our brands
  • Upload and share varies content via social media regularly
  • Write and submit press releases to local, regional, and national news outlets
  • Attend events to help generate visual content (i.e., take photos and video)
  • Edit photos and video for web use, social media, and marketing purposes
  • Assist with administrative client management during peak season
  • Work with and communicate with our various partners, clients, and vendors
  • Take on other tasks within your scope that help the company complete its goals

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must live within a 30 minute drive of Staunton, VA
  • Must complete work in a time sensitive manor
  • Must have experience managing social media for a business
  • Must have strong email skills, response time, and etiquette 
  • Excellent communication, listening, and customer service skills
  • Proactive, self-starting, tenacious work habits and the ability to work independently or with a team
  • Handle ones self professionally in in-person, over the phone
  • Positive attitude and a willingness to always learn new things
  • Drive to follow through and double-check work
  • Be able to lift and carry up too 50lbs
  • Demonstrate high energy, strong work ethic, and a sense of urgency

OTHER (NOT REQUIRED BUT PREFERED)

  • Experience with lightroom, photoshop, and Final Cut Pro X or other media editing programs
  • Photography and videography experience with professional or prosumer equipment
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BENEFITS/WORK FREQUENCY
Pay will be discussed during the hiring phase. This is a freelance position, no other benefits are offered. 
Work is seasonal and based on the needs of the company. Expected administrative hours could be as little as 5-10 hours per month in the off season (Nov-April), and 15-30+ hours a month during peak season (May-Oct).
*Applicants looking for additional opportunities should apply to our Part-Time Event Assistant position as well as we are giving preference to individuals willing to do both.