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Creative Production Coordinator Job

DATE: Aug 8, 2017

CITY: Columbus, OH, US, 43219

Company: DSW

Req #: 73707 
Location Name: Home Office, Columbus 
Department: Marketing 


At DSW, we believe in the power of shoes. We understand shoes bring out something great from within, and since 1991 we've been helping everyone feel the rush of finding that perfect pair. So when you work for DSW, you become a part of all that. A family whose core values are comprised of passion, accountability, collaboration, and humility. You become one of us, You become a Shoe Lover!


General Summary: Excited, passionate, and self-motivated production coordinator responsible for production support of marketing photo and video shoots. Organization, collaboration, and attention to deal is a must. Will work closely with production and photography leads to provide best in class images and videos that break through to the customer.

Reports to: Sr. Creative Production Specialist


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist production lead on support with all aspects and levels of photo and video shoots including but not limited to building shot lists, booking vendors and talent, location scouting, and sample coordination and delivery
  • On set support including but not limited to preparing studio, prop shopping, building sets, catering, schedules, and workload
  • Acumen for increasing efficiencies, process updates, scheduling, budgets, and workload
  • Collaborate with strategy team, merchant team, and photo team for alignment before shoots
  • Champion of communication and organization of images after shoots for the creative team and marketing department
  • Collaborating with the creative, strategy, and merchant team on a variety of creative projects, and lending your point of view on ways to improve and further build our brand
  • Able to take direction and execute consistently with the project’s goals
  • An interest in social and cultural trends and fashions
  • Able to travel
  • Energetic, passionate, driven, and self-starter


Required Skills and Competencies:

  • Extreme attention-to-detail, highly organized, and ability to manage multiple projects & tasks simultaneously
  • Strong prioritization, time management, interpersonal, problem solving, and planning skills
  • Demonstrate collaborative skills, flexibility, and an ability to work well within a team
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high volume and deadline-oriented environment
  • Dedicated work ethic and punctuality
  • Ability to exercise independent discretion and make decisions in a time sensitive environment
  • Experience with digital asset management tools is a plus
  • Mac User, proficient in Microsoft Office, and experience with Adobe Creative Suite is a plus


Experience: 1+ yrs experience with photo or video production or project management


Education: Bachelor’s degree in fashion, marketing, or related fields


Preferred Qualifications: See Required Skills and Competencies

DSW believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. We do not discriminate against any protected class including race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sex, national origin, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition (defined as genetic information or impairments related to cancer), ancestry, marital status, family care leave, military and veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or based on any protected category under federal, state, or local laws. DSW also makes reasonable accommodations for qualified applicants and associates with disabilities unless doing so creates an undue hardship, in accordance with all legal requirements. Any applicant or associate who requires an accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job should contact Human Resources to request that accommodation. 


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