Dealer Inspire (DI) is a leading disruptor in the automotive industry through our innovative culture, legendary service, and kick-ass website, technology, and marketing solutions. Our mission is to future-proof local dealerships by building the essential, mobile-first platform that makes automotive retail faster, easier, and smarter for both shoppers and dealers. Headquartered in Naperville, IL, our team of nearly 600 work friends are spread across the United States and Canada, pushing the boundaries and getting **** done every day, together.
DI offers an inclusive environment that celebrates collaboration and thinking differently to solve the challenges our clients face. Our shared success continues to lead to rapid growth and positive change, which opens up opportunities to advance your career to the next level by working with passionate, creative people across skill sets. If you want to be challenged, learn every day, and work as a team with some of the best in the industry, we want to meet you. Apply today!

Dealer Inspire is a CARS brand. CARS includes the following brands: Cars.com, Dealer Inspire, DealerRater. Want to learn more? Check us out here!

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This Creative Producer is the front-line position for FUEL:IMV Video Production. 

The Creative Producer has the expertise and ingenuity to; conceive, pitch, and manage a fresh video concept from beginning to end. They have the uncanny ability to mash the goals from clients, account managers, data analysts, executives, and other stakeholders into a singular vision. Then communicate it to a broader team of creatives, editors, animators, artists and vendors

The Creative Producer is an exceptional writer and communicator, because they are expected to provide clients with creative briefs and live consultations. They are well-organized  and capable of estimating  timelines and schedules, and budgets.

The Creative Producer is also refreshingly pragmatic: bringing no ego and a contagious drive to get things done. Their focus is on efficiency, accomplishing goals, and customer satisfaction — a trait that comes naturally after years of video production experience, managing a shoot, and pleasing clients (all in the same day).  

The Creative Producer reports to the Executive Producer of FUEL:IMV, giving them opportunities to learn video production management firsthand. They will have a direct day to day impact on the success of FUEL:IMV by guiding the production process, collaborating with account management, and actively participating in creative business development. 

As this position grows and develops can take on creation of new Library creative, and on location shooting.

An ideal candidate has two to three years experience as a video producer in editorial, corporate videography, agency or live event production.  

An Auto industry background is also required; ideally experience working within an auto agency, or for a large auto group, etc

Required Skills: Video Production, Project Management, Video Editing, Account Management, Video Shooting.   

Bonus Skills: Music Production, Drone Videography, Documentary Film-making, Live Streaming. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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