The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Videographer/Editor in Akron, Ohio

Requisition ID: 46556

Sponsorship Available: No

Relocation Assistance Available: Yes

Goodyear. More Driven.

Goodyear seeks videographer/editor to create high-impact visual communications in video format. Reporting to the Manager of Creative Services and working under the supervision of a video producer, this role will assist in all aspects of video production from storyboarding/narrative development to creating a finished product with digital effects and graphics. The ideal candidate will be a collaborative team player with experience managing multiple demands/priorities to deliver exceptional results in a fast-paced corporate environment.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Independently managing videography and editing for video productions and live video broadcasts that feature senior business leaders and high-profile talent.

  • Providing video camera operation for single and multiple coverage and lighting for video projects.

  • Setting and striking of studio and field productions, performing technical tasks related to video production, transporting production equipment and overseeing studio operations and equipment maintenance and repair.

  • Editing video, selecting music and designing digital video effects and graphics in order to create a finished product

  • Acting as a key contributor to the Creative Services team with the drive and initiative to innovate and continuously grow and improve with the department.

  • Maintaining strong relationships across the company’s global communications department and business units.

  • On a limited basis, supplementing the skills of the broader team by managing audio recording, supporting media asset management efforts and editing and conducting event photography.

  • Accommodating production outside of work hours and traveling to on-site locations such as manufacturing plants, race-tracks, aerial environments and rugged terrains.

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Bachelors Degree in Video Production, Visual Communications or a related field

  • At least seven years of experience in video production as a videographer and editor specifically in a corporate environment

  • Knowledge of field production techniques, standards and skills in visualizing and shooting concepts

  • Hand-held camera expertise and use of camera stabilization and support equipment such as C-Stands, Gimbal, sliders, etc.

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud Production applications: Premiere, Media Encoder, Audition and Photoshop

  • Audio recording proficiency and knowledge of microphone types as well as boom and lavalier recording techniques.

  • Strong business acumen and client service orientation

  • Executive presence and the ability to interact across all levels of the organization

  • Strong project/time management skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • A valid driver’s license

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to .

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.

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