Opportunities at AVP portfolio companies


Video Creative



San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023
Curology is creating the next generation of skincare through customized treatment plans and formulas with powerful prescription ingredients for acne and anti-aging. We believe great skin shouldn’t be a luxury, but a fact of life.
The role of the Video Creative is multifaceted and requires a deep passion for video and photo content creation, as well as a creative problem-solving mindset to bring exceptional content to life. This role will stretch across editing, animation, shooting and creative development. In addition to contributing to many parts of the creative process, this position will also oversee the post-production management and maintenance of all previously created and new Curology and Agency content.
**Location: San Francisco Bay area candidates are strongly preferred; Los Angeles candidates are also encouraged to apply.**

In this role, you will:

  • Edit content of all shapes and sizes – from short UA videos, direct response ads, long form Brand videos and everything in between. As an editor, you demonstrate storytelling abilities with strong comprehension of pacing and music, and work swiftly across multiple cuts
  • Tackle many aspects of production including, but not limited to, shooting (video, stills), directing, and pre-production and on-set support
  • Manage and maintain Curology-owned production gear.
  • Shoot and light content for different channels using cameras ranging from a phone camera to a RED.
  • Tackle motion animation projects as needed
  • Keep up-to-date on all things post-production, including color grading (DaVinci or equivalent), sound design and mixing within Premiere and the ever-evolving delivery specs for all media.
  • Work closely with the Curology producers, creative teams, and project managers to regularly communicate status across projects.
  • Contribute to creative ideation and execution for a wide range of creative briefs
  • Participate in storyboarding, kickoff & pre-pro meetings for video and photo projects
  • Alongside Producers, help maintain detailed trackers for all video projects, to ensure tracking of all lengths, cutdowns, alt edits, copy and supers revisions, and formats of video assets
  • Oversee and manage post-production processes, workflows and tools, including day-to-day management and troubleshooting of LucidLink and Curology’s cold, warm and hot storage.

You will be successful if you:

  • Are a “maker” who loves to get involved with many aspects of production!
  • Have 2-4 years of experience in Video content production, specifically as an editor, CG artist and camera operator
  • Have a solid understanding of Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere Pro, After Effects) , grading and sound mixing programs
  • Have experience in motion design and animation
  • Be experienced and knowledgeable in handling video and photo equipment, lighting, and shooting a diverse range of assets, as evidenced in your portfolio
  • Work to maintain freshness, creative excellence, and a level of innovation that will uphold and improve the work we do.
  • Are proactive, driven, and resourceful with strong prioritization skills and a desire to dive into the data.
  • Are a highly organized self-starter, able to work independently, communicate clearly under tight deadlines.
  • Are adaptable, resilient, and able to adjust to changing scope, responsibilities, and focus as we grow. When things change, so do we. We’re always evolving.

You will love working at Curology because:

  • Competitive salary and equity packages
  • Comprehensive benefits: medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees; flexible spending account; 401k; mental health & wellness programs
  • $75 WFH stipend (remote employees)
  • Home office setup stipend (remote employees)
  • Minimum Time Off policy (unlimited PTO, with at least 3 weeks off) for exempt employees
  • 11 company observed holidays
  • Additional holidays: Curology days off (1 per quarter), 1 annual floating holiday (employee’s choice), and Gratitude Week (employees take the full week of Thanksgiving off; business critical teams observe different days)
  • Paid parental leave
  • pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Employee donation matching program
  • Company-sponsored events
  • Free subscription to Curology or Agency
  • The base salary for this position will be between $85,000 to $110,000 depending on your experience, skillset, and geographic location.
  • Location: San Francisco Bay area candidates are strongly preferred; Los Angeles candidates are also encouraged to apply.
Our mission is simple: to make personalized skincare accessible and convenient for all. Awarded #3 for 2021 Best Workplaces in the Bay Area and 2021 Forbes #4 Best Startup Employers, Curology is a leader in direct-to-consumer eCommerce and has been featured in Vogue, Allure, Harper’s Bazaar, and Business Insider. Our core values are: Accountability, Team First, and Inclusivity.
Curology encourages applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, sexual orientations, gender identities, gender expressions, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records Notice to Applicants under the CCPA.