Audio-Visual Specialist

  • PETA
  • Norfolk, VA, USA
  • May 07, 2019
Full time Media-Journalism Non-Profit

Job Description

Position Objectives:

To assist with equipment, projects, and edit videos in the Audio/Visual (A/V) Department


Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

• Handle high- and low-volume video file conversions, links, and encode requests

• Assist editors with digitization and management of video files, including, but not limited to, syncing of footage, archiving, importing and exporting

• Create edits based on various edit requests from the organization and its supported affiliates

• Create effects, titles, and other basic motion graphics

• Color correct video clips and color grade video projects

• Edit audio levels and mix audio tracks, including voiceovers

• Use discretion in choosing appropriate footage for video edits

• Take responsibility for the quality control of videos

• Assist with local video and photo shoots

• Record voice-overs and monitor audio on video shoots

• Create video breakdowns for legal review

• Abide by any legal guidelines regarding video production from start to completion

• Assist in producing A/V needs for PETA and PETA Foundation events and staff meetings

• Research and advise on equipment needs

• Maintain a digital-based inventory of A/V equipment

• Support A/V team members with logistics when appropriate

• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor



• One year of professional A/V experience

• Familiarity with industrial-grade video, audio and photo equipment

• Proven excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

• Proven ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

• Proven ability to work under tight deadlines in a professional manner

• Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision

• Ability to lift and carry up to 30 lbs. on a regular basis

• Commitment to the objectives of the organization