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Manager, Video Services Workforce Solutions

Virginia Economic Development Partnership
Richmond, VA Full-time
Posted on July 28, 2019

Manager, Video Services Workforce Solutions

Richmond, Virginia

The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) is seeking an experienced graphic media production professional to help build, lead, and manage a new world-class Workforce Solutions Division within VEDP. The goal is to create a top ranked program to compete with the existing industry leaders, Georgia Quick Start and Louisiana FastStart. The core deliverables will be new-hire training and workforce selection services that are fully customized to a client company's unique processes, equipment, procedures and standards. These services will be part of a comprehensive suite which includes training in leadership, collaboration skills, quality systems, and automation technologies. This is a unique opportunity to work with the world's most prestigious companies as they deploy leading edge technologies at their new or expanding Virginia locations. You will do this as an employee of VEDP, which offers a highly attractive compensation package, featuring a defined benefit retirement program that fully vests in just five years. The position reports directly to the Senior Vice President, Workforce Solutions. In addition to leading and managing the program's media production operations, the Manager will be a key member of the division's executive team, helping to mold the strategies, operating model, staff and culture of this new organization.


  • Hire and lead a team who will help design and develop training videos to support client engagements. These broadcast-quality deliverables typically range from short process overview videos to step-by-step instructional videos imbedded in e-learning modules.
  • Develop a budget and manage spending to address all of the necessary software, computing, and printing equipment needs.
  • In close collaboration with the SVP and Project Operations Director, help develop a workflow system to optimize collaboration with Project Managers on the media support required for individual projects.
  • Collaborate with the VEDP Senior Leadership and Marketing team on media development initiatives that leverage the custom workforce media team's unique capabilities and development capacity

Skills: Collaborative and operationally-minded leader who inspires innovation, delivers results, and can also leverage opportunities to improve efficiencies and effectiveness Verbal and written communication expertise Excels under pressure, in a fast-paced, high-profile work environment Enjoys meeting needs/deadlines of internal and external customers

Experience required: At least 3 years of experience scripting, lighting, shooting and editing broadcast quality videos in a corporate environment Management of internal direct reports and indirect reports Division/department management, resource allocation, and project delegation Verbal and written communication expertise Operational performance management and reporting Budget/contract preparation and administration Experience with Adobe Creative Suite Bachelor's degree in a relevant field is required; advanced degree is a plus

Experience desired: Substantial experience developing and delivering video to support training in manufacturing environments Substantial experience in an organization whose core business is developing and delivering training services to external clients Experience developing Google Glass or Microsoft HoloLens applications for manufacturing environments.

VEDP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or against otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities. It is VEDP's intent that its employment and personnel policies and practices conform to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action.

Applicants requiring more information or requiring assistance may contact VEDP Human Resources at 1-804-545-5630 or TDD 1-800-828-1120