About Us: The Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago is the largest and most interactive science museum in the Western Hemisphere. Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) exposes guests of all ages to awe-inspiring exhibitions that spark curiosity and bring science to life. MSI’s mission – to inspire the inventive genius in everyone – is realized through its world-class exhibitions and engaging guest experiences. The Museum of Science and Industry provides programs and experiences that deepen the engagement of students and teachers in science and science-related disciplines, with a vision to inspire and motivate our children to achieve their full potential in the fields of science, technology, engineering and medicine.
We offer a creative, collaborative, and innovative environment for our employees. Our employees get great perks such as: benefits starting day one of your employment, free admission to MSI for family and friends, free admission to other museums, free parking in MSI’s garage and more! If you are equally passionate about our vision and want to be surrounded by a team of dynamic, smart and innovative people, the Museum of Science and Industry is the right place for you!
The Job: The Museum of Science and Industry is an institution that is full of big stories and big ideas. The marketing division’s big goal is to tell the story of the Museum in a powerful way in order to capture the imagination of our audiences and ultimately drive attendance to MSI. Over the past three years, video has become a more and more important tool in bringing this story to life.
The Video Producer is a multi-skilled creative visual storyteller adept at conveying a sense of place, impact and energy. This position will shoot, edit, produce and lead video projects both small and large, to provide technical and creative expertise, and to contribute original and adaptive content to projects inside and outside the Museum. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working independently, but also able to take direction well, and will be highly adept at creating fast-turnaround video projects for marketing, social media, exhibits and fundraising. The candidate should have expert-level videography capabilities, design and post-production skills, as well as motion design skills.
The Museum of Science and Industry is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, which includes providing equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.