Manager, Digital Video

Red Clay Media, Birmingham, Alabama

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Date Posted January 14, 2020
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Red Clay Media is seeking a Manager of Digital Video to bring organizational skills and inspiring leadership to our video production team.

Red Clay Media is home to It’s a Southern Thing is one of the fastest growing social media brands in the U.S., with more than 3 million followers across Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter. We serve up relatable humor, inspirational people, and fascinating stories that break the stereotypes and show the South as the culturally rich, diverse, down-home place it really is. We’re looking for someone with a love of Southern storytelling and an authentic understanding of this rapidly growing region of 115 million people. This is Alabama celebrated its third anniversary and is one of the largest social media brands in the State of Alabama.  People of Alabama launched a successful video series last year and has photographed thousands of ordinary Alabamians painting a unique and deeply personal picture of the citizens of the Yellowhammer state.

We are looking for an experienced and passionate self-starter who can work with our team. This position will report to the Director of Video and help oversee a team of video producers and editors, help implement strategy and ensure all levels of video production are being met. The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of social media video strategy and will be skilled at working in a quickly changing environment. This position is responsible for videos that appear Red Clay’s three brands: It’s a Southern ThingThis is Alabama and People of Alabama.

Candidates for this position must be well versed in all elements of video production. This position will require you to help show runners and teams develop and implement shows that range from in-depth videos to shorter, socially focused videos. Ideally the candidate embraces working in a social media environment.  We expect them to be able to not only implement strategy from above, but to help produce videos with the staff that perform very well on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, IGTV, Twitter and other social media platforms we venture into.

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Red Clay Media, a division of Advance Local, one of the largest media groups in the United States, operates the leading news and information companies in more than 24 cities, reaching 50+ million people monthly with our quality, real-time journalism and community engagement. Our company is built upon the values of Integrity, Collaboration, Accountability, Fearlessness, and Customer Focus.

Advance Local includes MLive Media Group, Advance Ohio, Alabama Media Group, NJ Advance Media, Advance Media NY, MassLive Media, Oregonian Media Group, Staten Island Media Group, Advance 360, The Alpha Group, Headline Studio, PA Media Group, Red Clay Media and our Enterprise Digital Innovation team. For more information about Advance Local, please visit

Advance Local is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, physical or mental impairment, sexual orientation, marital status or any other category protected under federal, state or local law.

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