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Visual Arts Director

Heartland Church
Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, United States


Date Posted: 01/23/2018
Categories: Communications - Media/Technology
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY:

Create and design compelling visual content and creative elements for weekend services and ministry events including video production, graphic design, website maintenance and tech arts.

 

 

Our ideal candidate has:

  • Strong abilities in filming, editing, audio mixing and color correction.
  • Strong working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite.
  • A heart to tell other’s stories and to show God’s truth through video, design and creativity.
  • A strong desire and appreciation for collaboration, teamwork and feedback.
  • A self-starter mentality; willing to bring ideas to the table
  • A passion for the local church.
  • A flexible attitude, knowing that last-minute changes are possible.

 

VISUAL ARTS DIRECTOR ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Video Production:

* This position requires a candidate to produce video projects from beginning to end, necessitating a working knowledge of filming, directing and editing abilities. 

  • Brainstorm with Creative Team to create supportive videos for weekend services, special events, and other ministries, such as: testimony videos, music videos, story telling videos, etc.
  • Set-up, conduct and film for videos that will be created to support the weekend service, special events, and other ministries and edit footage into final video.
  • Create supportive videos such as service countdowns, welcome videos, series bumper videos, promotional videos, etc.
  • Film and edit weekend teaching videos and make available on the website.

 

Graphic Design:

  • This position requires a candidate with experience and working knowledge in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
  • Collaborate with Creative Team to brand sermon series looks and supporting material
  • Design and create weekend teaching slides and announcement slides.
  • Design supporting print material such as: Growth Group Questions, newspaper ads, social media graphics, t-shirts, signage, etc.

 

Website/App/Social Media Maintenance:

  • Write and maintain updates of ministry opportunities and other events on the website and Heartland app
  • Maintain social media presence with frequent updates, pictures, and information

 

Tech Team Leader:

  • Lead the team of tech volunteers by ensuring that they are equipped with knowledge on ProPresenter, the lighting board, and cameras.
  • Ensure that a volunteer tech team is scheduled for services each weekend.
  • Have a working knowledge of production and technical equipment in the building in order to effectively direct and train volunteers, and be willing to troubleshoot if needed.
  • Work with volunteers to program ProPresenter with needed lyrics, backgrounds, videos, announcement slides, and teaching slides.
  • Recruit new volunteers by being the first contact, getting them onboard and trained in order to serve.