Jobs at LIFE


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Video Content Creator

Position Summary:

The Communications Team at LIFE are looking for a multi-platform storyteller and creative thinker with a passion for video to join the team as a Video Content Creator.

The Role:

As the Video Content Creator you are part of the powerhouse behind LIFE’s online and social presence. You will be a video storyteller who can also integrate written and experiential elements to influence the perception of LIFE’s suite of brands and events, ultimately to serve the vision of impacting our generation with the reality of Jesus.

In this role, your creativity will be instrumental in shaping and challenging the perspective of our brands outside our four walls.  Your ideas and the content you produce will also help to encourage and empower our church congregation to understand their purpose and call in life (and LIFE!).

Your day-to-day work will include concepting, curating, producing and implementing content for social and digital channels. Even though your passion will be in video creation, you will also be able to integrate other visual and written content to execute a strong strategic content plan. This role will be a part of the team that serves as the public-facing voice of our brand, and will create authentic 1:1 engagements with an online community. Often, your work will be the first touch point for people curious about LIFE and our brands and initiatives, and we all know that first impressions count!

You:

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, proactive, flexible, be a team player with a collaborative spirit and know instinctively what engages people in this ever-changing digital world. We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a passion for video storytelling, and has experience in shooting and editing video content that can communicate and captivate audiences.
  • Is more than a one-trick pony and whose creativity extends to include other visual and written media.
  • Is driven by a strong creative/innovation instinct. Creative by nature and always looking for new ways to do familiar things.
  • Keeps on the leading edge of cultural, industry and tech trends in order to create content that people want to engage with.
  • Has an excellent command of English and pride yourself on excellence in writing, even when typing on your phone.
  • Is fluent in the language of gifs, memes, emojis and whatever is #trending.

Location: LIFE HQ

Work type: Permanent, Full or Part Time options considered

Post date: 29 September 2020

Close date: 20 October 2020

What to expect:

After you have applied

You will receive an email acknowledging your application. We will review your application and get back to you within 3 weeks. If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted by the hiring manager and invited for an interview.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

 

Art Director

Position Summary:

The Communications team at LIFE are looking for an out-of-the-box creative leader to join the team as an Art Director.

The Role:

As the Art Director you have the responsibility of shaping the look and feel of LIFE’s creative Communications as well as conceptualizing campaign ideas that have the potential to change lives. You will be leading the Content and Design teams to shape the perspective of our brands outside our four walls as well as activating and empowering our internal audiences and congregation.

You know how to use creativity to move people and communicate powerful messages. In this role, you will be using your leadership and creativity to provide creative direction for communications at LIFE. You will be responsible for leading the creative aspect of communications and marketing forward, to reflect (and ultimately, exceed!) industry standards. You are a big picture thinker with an eye on the detail. In your role as Art Director, you will be conceptualizing campaigns that are more than just “cool ideas”, but that are more importantly, effective.

You will have a broad understanding of creative disciplines and can speak the language of design, video, digital, social and project management. Your strategic instinct will help you to understand the strengths of each media and curate the campaign and message accordingly. You know how to lead people and get the best out of them. You’re capable of juggling your workload with a large team as well as leading them towards creating their best work yet.

You:

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, proactive, flexible, be a team player with a collaborative spirit and know instinctively what engages people. We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a passion for creativity and has experienced first-hand the influence of your creativity to shape conversations, challenge perspectives and bring change.
  • Is a highly-skilled multitasker and has had experience in managing creative teams to successfully lead them towards creating their best work, delivered on time.
  • Is a people person with strong interpersonal skills and an innate ability to “herd cats” – keeping the content and design teams on track with timelines.
  • Can direct blue-sky thinking brainstorms with intentionality and can pick out the gold in creative sessions.
  • Understands the ins and outs of marketing and advertising strategy and how creativity drives communication goals and objectives.
  • Has Creative Industry experience and instinctively understands best practice across a broad range of media in creative communications
  • Always has an eye on the trends and can use well-formed, insightful data as inspiration.
  • Has an excellent command of English and pride yourself on excellence in writing, even when typing on your phone.

Location: LIFE HQ

Work type: Permanent Full Time

Post date: 29 September 2020

Close date: 20 October 2020

What to expect:

After you have applied

You will receive an email acknowledging your application. We will review your application and get back to you within 3 weeks. If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted by the hiring manager and invited for an interview.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

 

Designer

Position Summary:

The Communications team at LIFE are looking for a mid to senior-level Graphic Designer with a passion for visual communication to join their team as a Designer.

The Role:

As the Designer, you will be leading the charge for visual design at LIFE and across our four focus initiatives. You might literally judge books by their cover, but that’s because you believe that design makes a difference! You know that it’s more than making things look good, good design is about communicating a message that moves people.

In this role, your creativity will be instrumental in shaping and challenging the perspective of our brands outside our four walls. You believe that your skills and talents aren’t just artistry but they are ministry.

You are a people person, determined to get the best out of those around you and you will be working with a team of designers to produce your best work. You can keep many plates spinning at once and are able to balance your workload without compromising creativity. You know how to rally people around you and your vision whether they’re colleagues or volunteers. You understand that the best creative processes require collaboration, and you’re comfortable giving and receiving feedback to get the best result for the brief.

You:

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, proactive, flexible, be a team player with a collaborative spirit and know instinctively what engages people. We are looking for someone who:

  • Is driven by a strong creative/innovation instinct. Creative by nature and always looking for new ways to do familiar things. They will have a strong instinct to stay ahead of design trends.
  • Is a team player.
  • Has a huge capacity and loves the adrenaline rush of meeting deadlines.
  • Has a strong understanding of what makes good design across different media and platforms, especially digital and social media best practices.
  • Understands the ins and outs of printing procedures, including correct format for files to pre-press.

Location: LIFE HQ

Work type: Permanent, Full or Part Time options considered

Post date: 29 September 2020

Close date: 20 October 2020

What to expect:

After you have applied

You will receive an email acknowledging your application. We will review your application and get back to you within 3 weeks. If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted by the hiring manager and invited for an interview.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

 



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