Content Creator

Starting salary will be based on experience and credentials.

Chicago, IL

Description

Dyson is building a regional content team to bring to life the global approach to communication at the regional level. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our Commercial Center of Excellence for the Americas.  The content created within the regions will data-driven, user-centric, always-on and relatable to consumers across the Americas – US, Canada and Mexico. Dyson is seeking a Content Creator to contribute to the company’s digital content marketing activities. 

Market Overview

Dyson is a global technology company. Using a desire to make things work better as a catalyst for invention, our team of 3,000 engineers and scientists are passionate about developing technology that solves the problems others often ignore. From the world’s first bagless vacuum cleaner, to hand dryers that use 420mph sheets of air to remove moisture from hands, to a completely re-thought hair dryer with its motor in the handle, we are relentless about engineering better solutions. Dyson spends $8.8million a week on research and development and works with more than 40 universities worldwide to develop early-stage technologies.

Dyson launched in the US in 2002, with the DC07 vacuum cleaner. Within 2 years, it was market share leader. Now, the US team is nearly 1,000 strong, with offices in Chicago, IL; Aurora, IL; San Francisco, CA; and Dyson people around the entire country. And we are still growing. Dyson US is poised to double its footprint, and take on new categories. Already a target for our competitors, challenging times are ahead. And our battle-hungry US team is fired up.

Function Overview

Dyson is building a regional content team to bring to life the global approach to communication at the regional level. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our Commercial Center of Excellence for the Americas.  The content created within the regions will data-driven, user-centric, always-on and relatable to consumers across the Americas – US, Canada and Mexico. Dyson is seeking a Content Producer to contribute to the company’s digital content marketing activities. 

Accountabilities

The position will require someone who has exceptional film content creation, writing skills and experience with Adobe suite software.

 

Responsibilities:

  •          Create engaging digital film content – including shooting and editing when necessary - to drive awareness and consideration of Dyson’s machines across all categories.
  •          Responsible for contributing to the company’s social media presence, growing participation and engagement through content creation.
  •          Collaborate across departments (Marketing, Commercial, and Engineering) to deliver an editorial plan and content to meet the business objectives within budget targets.
  •          Work with the Americas Creative Director and with the Global Content Team in the UK to ensure content is consistent with our brand voice, style and tone.
  •          Partner with content strategist in reviewing existing and new content in order to develop optimal content calendar.
  •          Ability to evolve creative assets to respond to data and in-market learning.
  •          Other activities as may be identified from time to time.

Skills

  •          BA/BS or equivalent work experience
  •          5+ years of recent work experience creating, shooting and editing digital marketing content and film content.
  •          A creative mindset that seeks to understand what audiences consume and how to create relevant content.
  •          Experience supporting product marketing and sales activities.
  •          Excellent written and verbal communication skill.
  •          Being highly adaptable and having flexibility for working in an ever changing, fast-paced environment is a must.
  •          Excellent time management and project management skills required.
  •          Expert level ability at producing quality videos, social media posts and blogs.
  •          Ability to focus on the delivery of results in the form of engagement.

Benefits Overview

Dyson US monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries, holidays and retirement plans. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy profit-related bonuses and life and disability cover. But financial rewards are just the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fueling and realizing ambition.

Dyson is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with Dyson and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please send an e-mail with your contact information, the job number of the position for which you are interested in applying, and the nature of your request to careers.us@dyson.com or call (312) 706-2260. Determinations of requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

Dyson is an equal opportunity employer.
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