Boréal Bikes has an amazing story to tell and we are looking for someone to capture it and give it life. We are now set to reach exciting and new lofty goals. We want to change how people travel.
Great storytelling abilities using words, images, video, and audio; seeing stories from ideation stage through publication
Demonstrable understanding of how to create content that draws an audience; knowledge of digital best practices: how to craft shareable, viral content and write SEO-friendly headlines
Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, including Premiere, and Photoshop.
Clear articulation of the business goals behind creating a piece or a series of content
Familiarity with WordPress, Google Docs, and basic web publishing processes.
Working knowledge of HTML and Photoshop.
Experience working with CMS tools and segmentation
Self-starter with ability to work smartly and independently when required, completely owning high-profile, high visibility multimedia projects without necessarily having granular oversight
Ability to work seamlessly as part of a small and growing team
Ability to multi-task, project-manage, and execute simultaneous high profile external-facing production projects, and seamlessly transition between managing the project and hands-on execution of creation/edits in progress
Ability to work under tight deadlines, with multiple stakeholders, to create awesome multimedia content across the Boreal Bikes brand
Strong attention to detail
Experience managing or contributing to a social media program
Knowledge in creative Apple platforms, including Final Cut Pro, and ancillary software (Compressor, Motion) is desirable
Advanced technical expertise in all aspects of production and post-production workflow, including best practices for data management/DAMS, DSLR workflow, Apple MacPro and related hardware
Knowledge and some proficiency in After Effects is a plus
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies
Proactive and innovative, flexible in a dynamic environment, remains calm under pressure
Strong organizational skills and be able to work effectively under deadlines while managing concurrent projects
Positive, upbeat, can-do, professional and responsible attitude, independent and self-directed yet also team oriented
Knowledge of digital commerce revenue streams
Demonstrated leadership managing people
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Strategic, operational and technical marketing and management skills
Rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities
Excellent communication, leadership, problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to elicit cooperation from senior management and other departments
The ideal candidate for this role will be a bit of a one-person-band, jack-of-all-trades, nerd for all things creative and technical, who loves being part of all facets of production and post-production. You’ll need to be especially passionate about designing web pages that are visually appealing and highly usable, and you should be comfortable developing creative using existing assets or developing original content by yourself or through agency partners. (Experience with digital creative in the outdoor gear / bike / apparel space is desired but not necessary.)
If you think you’re up to these tasks, we’d love to hear from you.