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Digital Asset Specialist - CONTRACT

Company: Vista Outdoor
Location: Hartford
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Job Description:

**Job Description**


We're looking for someone with at least 4-5 years of digital asset management experience to help build out the system by which CamelBak manages its media assets. This is a high priority project for the organization and will work closely with (and report to) the Creative Manager. This is a great opportunity to own a project from its inception that will make a massive impact at CamelBak.


+ Work with Creative and Marketing team to structure a scalable Digital Asset Management System (DAMS) for incoming photography and video acquisitions from LCPA and third-party creators.

+ Help develop in-house roadmap focused on streamlining operations, optimized user-flows, permissions, and maintaining best practices for DAMS.

+ Help develop and document standards, policies, and procedures for use of the DAMS

+ Implement taxonomy, vocabulary and metadata management strategies following industry best practices (SEO, ADA, automation, global).

+ Perform ingesting, organizing, general asset maintenance and management, as well as associated troubleshooting for DAMS.

+ Discover ways to enhance automation of tagging and asset ingest.

+ Performing digital asset lifecycle maintenance activities, such as digital archiving and asset expiration.

+ Ensure incoming photography and video acquisitions meet brand and technical standards necessary to support all communication functions across the network.

+ Facilitate growth of the digital asset management library and improve search efficiency.


+ Bachelor's degree and at least 2-3 years' experience in digital production and DAMS administration.

+ Experience with asset curation, and strong knowledge of DAMS, ADA, metadata taxonomy, and SEObest practices.

+ Experience working in an enterprise-wide system.

+ Experience coordinating with IT on building out integrations between business applications.

+ Experience with Widen or similar DAM solution.

+ Solid knowledge of media Digital Rights Management (DRM).

+ Sound experience in data governance, standards and process development.

+ Solid ability to work with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, Google Analytics, SEO Implementation, Dropbox.

+ Keen visual sense for good photography and video.


+ Strong project and time management skills with the ability to work independently, prioritize multiple and often competing projects, multi-task, and meet deadlines.

+ Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.

+ Well organized and highly structured individual, with ability to give attention to detail.

+ Highly motivated and results oriented with a strong sense of responsibility.

+ Collaboration skills with a strong desire to bring best practices to the team through shared knowledge and expertise.

We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, gear discounts and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

Our Postings are not intended for distribution to or use in any jurisdiction, country or territory where such distribution or use would violate local law or would subject us to any regulations in another jurisdiction, country or territory. We reserve the right to limit our Postings in any jurisdiction, country or territory.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/Disabled

At this time, Vista Outdoor is closely monitoring the developments on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) COVID-19 workplace rule regarding COVID-19 vaccination or testing. You will not be asked any questions regarding these items during application.

Keywords: Vista Outdoor, Hartford , Digital Asset Specialist - CONTRACT, Other , Hartford, Connecticut

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