Creative Lead

  • Tanium
  • Emeryville, CA, USA
  • Oct 03, 2021

Job Description

The Basics: This role is responsible for producing engaging visual and audio content for internal and external audiences. As part of our fast-growing content team, you will partner throughout Tanium's marketing organization, especially with demand generation, product marketing, events and internal communications, as well as with freelance designers and agencies. You'll also work closely with sales, HR, employer brand and many other teams. Your design chops will be relied on from day one, on projects both large-scale and small, from events and social media posts, to executive keynote presentations and sales collateral. You have sound judgment on what works and what doesn't, and the expertise and experience to explain why. Above all, you're a doer: you design, produce, and deliver high-quality content with consistency and enthusiasm. You will typically work on several projects concurrently, each in varying stages of production. Because this role also involves regular interactions with executives, prospects, customers, partners, and employees, you must demonstrate a high level of professionalism on a daily basis. This position is ideally based in our Emeryville, CA, headquarters. Occasional travel to Tanium events, industry events, customer sites and other locations is also expected. What you'll do: Produce engaging content for internal and external audiences, working closely with project leads from various departments to storyboard, script, and execute on deliverables Create engaging, memorable, concept-driven content aimed at prospects, customers and influencers at all stages of the buyer's journey Provide overall concept and lead art direction for photo shoots, video shoots and animations, and art-direct the pre- and post-production process Solicit design feedback, establish design priorities, and manage design-related revisions Research, explore and communicate best practices in design and video production and discern which competitive ideas are most effective We're looking for someone with: Education: BA in Graphic Design, Multimedia/Video Production or equivalent Experience: 8+ years of experience in graphic design, videography, cinematography, motion graphics, visual content marketing and/or advertising B2B experience strongly preferred Experience in enterprise cybersecurity, cloud/SaaS or other IT environments a big plus Others: Familiarity with a fast-paced content "newsroom" and/or creative agency environment, including content creation, curation and distribution using owned, earned and paid channels and techniques such as blogs, podcasts, solution briefs, slide decks, long- and short-form video, content syndication platforms and social media posts Experience with or at advertising, design and or interactive agencies, contributing to the creative for campaigns, print, digital display, landing pages, OOH, websites, direct marketing and social media Creative portfolio -- including graphics and video -- demonstrating ability to develop concept-driven work and design-minded solutions Excellent time-management, prioritization and problem-solving skills and ability to multitask with a sense of urgency to meet tight deadlines, often among many stakeholder groups in different time zones Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills Demonstrated track record of building successful relationships and trust with senior executives Desired creative skills: Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud or equivalent Experience with all stages of a digital production workflow, from planning through post-production, especially video Familiarity with Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid, Final Cut Pro or NLE equivalent Ability to capture video with DSLRs and professional video acquisition gear Familiarity with video compression codecs and encoding for online use (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.) Familiarity with Adobe After Effects and motion graphics design Familiarity with podcast setup and fidelity recording, and podcast distribution platforms such as Soundcloud, Apple Podcast, Stitcher, etc. Proven track record of creating visually compelling executive keynote and sales presentations using PowerPoint; familiarity with other formats such as Keynote, Prezi or Canva Ability to lift equipment up to 50 lbs About Tanium: At Tanium, we empower the world's largest organizations to manage and protect their mission-critical networks. There's a reason why 6 of the top 10 retailers, 12 of the top 15 US banks, and 4 of the US Armed Forces use Tanium. We provide lightning-fast capabilities at their fingertips to see everything and do anything across their computer networks – with unparalleled scale. We pride ourselves on being unstoppable in the pursuit of our mission. We are diverse problem solvers driven to do the right thing and win as a team. Join our team at tanium.com/careers/ ( https://tanium.com/careers/ ).