Position: 
Full Time
FLSA Status: 
Exempt
Reports To: 
Co-Director
Salary: 
60K-70K DOE
Work Location: 
Flexible (remote possible within the U.S; must be able to work East Coast hours)
Position Summary: 

The National Domestic Workers Alliance, where Families Belong Together is based, organizes domestic workers in the United States for respect, recognition and labor standards. We work to guarantee labor protections for domestic workers by winning legislation at the state level, pushing for regulatory changes at the national level, through the International Labor Organization at the global level, and elevating domestic workers as key leaders in building a powerful movement for a more just economy and democracy. 

NDWA was founded in 2007 by 13 local domestic worker organizing projects around the country. By 2016, the alliance had grown to include 60 affiliate organizations and 3 chapters. In 2016, we launched our membership association in order to dramatically increase our scale, power and sustainability. While most of our core leaders are engaged as leaders in NDWA

Families Belong Together, a campaign of the National Domestic Workers Alliance, is a coalition that includes nearly 250 organizations representing Americans from all backgrounds who have joined together to fight family separation and promote dignity, unity, and compassion for all. Together we have raised millions of dollars for immigrant children and families, mobilized hundreds of thousands of people in all 50 states to take action, and helped to reunite thousands of families. We are working to permanently end family separation and detention, seek accountability for the harm that’s been done, and immediately reunite all families who remain torn apart. 

Position Summary
Families Belong Together is seeking a full time videographer/editor who can lead our video strategy and can produce, shoot, and edit. Reporting to the co-director, the videographer will be the strategic driver and creator behind all video content on the Families Belong Together platforms, including managing all operations related to all productions. 

Responsibilities: 
  • Strategy
    • Based on previous metrics reports and an analysis of existing video, determine a data-driven digital video strategy 
  • Create
    • Create 1-2 digitally-optimized videos per week balancing rapid response video with longer-term projects
    • Edit and cut new videos based on our inventory of interviews, broll, and photography 
  • Reporting/Analysis 
    • Interpret our digital video metrics; drive video creation and iteration 
  • Operations 
    • Manage a video budget 
    • Work with and manage vendors, keep track of video contracts, and work closely with the operations and events team to execute production logistics. This includes managing travel, housing, budgeting, contracts, and invoices. 
    • Maintain an organized video and photography archive 
  • Collaborate 
    • ​Work with coalition partners to produce videos when appropriate 
    • Work with the culture change department to execute videos 
Job Requirements: 
  • Fluency in Spanish
  • Thorough understanding of 4K video cameras and workflows; capable of three point interview lighting, understanding of verite natural light technique 
  • Proficiency in Premiere, Avid or Final Cut. After Effects familiarity a plus. Working understanding of a 5D of comparable still camera
  • Must be well-organized with an ability to meet many short- and long-term deadlines and manage production pre- and post-production logistics including invoicing and payments 
  • Ability to travel on short notice, including but not limited to Tijuana, the US-Mexico border, and to rural detention camps 
  • Preference will be given to candidates with
  • Experience working with communities of color and/or subjects who have faced trauma
  • Still photography shooting and editing skills 

Women, People of Color, People with Disabilities and LGBTQ people strongly urged to apply. Applications will only be accepted electronically. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to https://domesticworkers.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=52This position will remain open until filled.