Summary We are an automotive accessories company seeking a highly motivated and creative cinematographer to help develop cool and exciting video content for our many brands of automotive products. We are looking for an enthusiast, who has style, creativity and is a great story teller.
Produce and edit content for all channels of delivery: Youtube, IG, Facebook, etc...
Shoot and document car shows, track days and trade shows. Some travel will be required.
Concept, storyboard and produce product related How To Videos, Walk Around Videos and Hype Videos.
Occasionally assist the photography team with product photography and editing photos as needed (not primary responsibility)
Work closely with senior designer/s on various projects
Collaborate on the design process for packaging concepts, including brainstorming, sketching, and mocking up prototypes.
Stay in the loop for consumer and market trends for packaging and design
Present designs to product managers with senior designer
Revises and/or redesigns based on feedback from product managers and senior designer
Makes revisions to old artwork and stores files on individual folders
Create content for e-commerce sites and social media platforms
Minimum of 2-3 years professional photography and videography experience
Proficient in Adobe Suites with emphasis on Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator.
Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Outlook.
An eye for shooting cars/trucks and automotive related events/content
Deadline-oriented, able to manage multiple projects with competing priorities
Collaborative skills and able to work well with multiple departments
Highly organized with great attention to detail
Accountability for time and resources
A desire to deliver outstanding work, whatever it takes
A belief that nothing is impossible
Strong creative portfolio with packaging and other print and web examples
Knowledge of Adobe creative suite (illustrator & Photoshop), 3D software a plus
Knowledge of the printing processes preferred
Strong design sense and typography, composition, layout and color skills
Attention to detail and knowledge of market and consumer trends\
Basic knowledge and skill of creating die lines and mocking up prototypes
MUST: Email us with a resume and a portfolio or link that includes video projects and photography; unique personalized style a plus (Please outline in detail involvement with each sample of work)
About Pilot, Inc.
Founded in 1983, Pilot is an award-winning leader in aftermarket accessories for cars and trucks. It is best known for partnering and building strong vendor relationships, bringing to market unique and innovative products, its global sourcing capabilities, its commitment to customer service, and providing expertise in category management. Pilot has recently been reinvented and introduced a new management team In 2015. Its 500,000 sq. ft. headquarters is based in the City of Industry, California, and is home to our in-house design and marketing team, R&D/engineering team, category management experts and merchandising team.