Video Producer, Full-Time
Job Details
Administration - Seattle, WA
Full Time
4 Year Degree
$40,000.00 - $50,000.00 Salary/year
Up to 50%

Seattle's Union Gospel Mission is currently looking for a Video Producer to join the Marketing team in Seattle, WA.

Seattle's Union Gospel Mission is a private faith-based organization that helps the community to reach out with compassion to those who have lost hope. And as a community, we empower one another to build, lead and give back.

The Video Producer is responsible for providing story content utilizing digital media in support of the Missions Marketing goals and objectives. In this high performance, high output position, you need to be able to manage multiple priorities as you will capture and edit footage as our internal videographer, working in coordination with our internal creative team and outside contract support. Both video and still photography expertise is required to fulfill content needs.

Our Marketing team is looking for its newest member and we think that could be you!


Shift Schedule

30 hours per week between Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. Occasional weekends, evenings, and holidays may be required.

Essential Job Duties

  1. Conceptualize, design, shoot, edit and coordinate the production of video including, but not limited to, monthly graduation testimonies, training sessions, community events, corporate partners, PR event support, social media content, and more.
  2. Help contribute to larger video concept ideas for content across multiple channels in collaboration with contract creative and video production support.
  3. Interface with multiple internal stakeholders and must be comfortable taking video briefs from start to finish, soliciting feedback, and managing expectations during the creative process. Must multitask: able to work on multiple video projects at a time.
  4. Coordinate video and photography projects by gathering stories and conducting interviews with Mission guests, volunteers, and staff.
  5. Still photography and integration with graphic design.
  6. Recruit and coordinate both contracted and volunteer freelance photographers as needed.
  7. Manage library of videos and photography for Mission-wide access
  8. Duplicate and distribute video and audio pieces in various formats to Mission employees, the general public, and client agencies as needed.
  9. Maintain, repair and troubleshoot equipment; maintain inventories and order supplies to ensure that adequate quantities are on hand when needed.
  10. Work with and train other Mission staff and volunteers in video/audio production.
  11. Stay abreast of current and emerging technologies in digital communications and how those can be applied towards the Missions goals and objectives.
  12. Attend and participate in all Mission, Division and Department meetings and trainings, as required.
  13. Any other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  1. The successful candidate will have an active church/prayer life and demonstrate a strong desire to serve the Mission by ministering to those whom it serves.
  2. Must agree with Seattle's Union Gospel Mission Statement of Faith, Mission and Vision Statements and have a personal ethos and work ethic that reflects the Missions Core Values.
  3. Sensitivity to cultural diversity is required.
  4. Seattle's Union Gospel Mission accepts and encourages the involvement of volunteers at all levels in the organization. All Mission employees are expected to assist in the creation of meaningful and productive roles in which volunteers might serve in the organization, and to interact positively and cooperatively with our volunteers.
  5. Ability to successfully pass pre-employment drug and criminal background screenings.
  6. Possess a valid Washington State Drivers License and be able to meet the standards of the Mission driver criteria required, including but not limited to:
    1. Clean driving record
    2. No current suspensions or revocations
    3. At least 21 years of age
  7. Demonstrated experience managing video projects with multiple staff or free-lance contractors.
  8. Must be highly skilled in working with digital communications in the areas of video and audio production and non-linear digital editing.
  9. Proven ability to interview vulnerable populations and produce feature stories required.
  10. Experience in news and production desired.
  11. Proficiency in the use of various DV, HDV cameras and ability to capture clean compelling footage required.
  12. Proficiency in the use of Final Cut Pro and Photoshop and related software required.
  13. Excellent communication, organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills required.
  14. Ability to successfully manage multiple responsibilities at one time required.
  15. Ability to partner across an organization required.
  16. Ability to troubleshoot problems through creative thinking required.


Physical Requirements

  1. Ability to stand, walk or sit for extended periods of time; bend, stoop or reach.
  2. Ability to lift at least 25 lbs.
  3. Talk on telephone and use computer.



B.A, degree or proven relevant experience required. 



Minimum of 5-7 years of hands-on video/audio production experience in a schedule-driven environment required. Candidate will have experience in both short and long form audio and video production, with demonstrable effectiveness.


Statement of Faith

  • We believe the Bible to be the inspired, the infallible, authoritative Word of God.
  • We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three Persons; Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.
  • We believe in the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and in His personal return in power and glory.
  • We believe that for the salvation of lost and sinful men, regeneration by the Holy Spirit is absolutely essential.
  • We believe in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a Godly life.
  • We believe in the bodily resurrection of the just and unjust, the everlasting blessedness of the saved, and the everlasting conscious punishment of the lost.
  • We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in Christ.


Mission Statement

To serve, rescue and transform those in greatest need, through the grace of Jesus Christ.


Core Values

  • Sacred Relationships
  • Passionate urgency
  • Strategic effectiveness
  • Courageous Belief
  • Innovative and scrappy