Cara Operations Multi Media Specialist in Vaughan, Ontario

At Cara Operations Limited, Our Digital team is growing again!

We are looking for a Media Production Specialist with 3-5 years’ experience experience in video production, video editing, motion graphic design, photography, graphic design and audio-visual for live events. Reporting to the Manager, Media Production this person would work on creating digital assets for eight national restaurant brands including Swiss Chalet, Harvey’s, East Side Mario’s, New York Fries and many more!

Major Responsibilities

  • Take the lead on training-related projects and work with the Media Production Manager to determine project schedules and timelines.

  • Responsible for capturing and creating video and photo content for training and some digital marketing projects.

  • Work with brand/home office teams to determine AV needs for meetings, presentations and conferences.

  • Take the lead on home office AV events. Schedule AV setup and work with presenters to ensure all content is compatible.

  • Develop video and photo content for use in conferences, meetings and presentations.

  • Work with AV companies to determine requirements for conferences.

  • Capture video and photo content for use in both marketing and training

  • Edit video and photos for use in both training and marketing materials.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Highly skilled in the Video Production Process

  • Video Pre-Production Process

  • Concept development

  • Storyboarding

  • Script writing/planning

  • Working with brand teams to plan and execute shoots

  • Video Production process

  • Skilled in Shooting video using DSLR and/or mirrorless cameras

  • Utilize a variety of camera stabilization, lighting and audio capture equipment

  • Video Post-Production Process

  • Video editing

  • Motion graphic design

  • Graphic design

Highly skilled in Photography

  • Ability to use DSLR cameras

  • Working knowledge of lighting using both continuous and strobe studio lighting

  • Skilled in food and product photography

  • Skilled in portrait photography using both natural and artificial light

  • Skilled in event photography

  • Skilled in photo editing

Audio Visual

  • Directing live corporate conferences

  • Developing content for conferences, meetings and presentations

  • Working with AV companies to determine equipment needs.

  • Work with internal clients to determine flow of presentations and ensure proper content delivery and playback for conferences, presentations and meetings.

Software Skills Required

  • Adobe Premiere CC

  • Adobe Photoshop CC

  • Adobe Lighroom CC

  • Adobe After Effects CC

  • Adobe Illustrator CC

  • MS word, excel

  • MS powerpoint

Equipment Knowledge Requirements

  • Ability to operate Canon DSLR cameras

  • Ability to operate Sennheiser wireless audio kits

  • Ability to use on and off-camera lighting for bother video and photography


  • You love food

  • You pride yourself on impeccable visual design, relentless attention to detail, and always push yourself to be very process-driven

  • You successfully manage multiple projects simultaneously and can handle a fast-paced work environment with deadlines, new challenges, and changing priorities

  • You are a creative leader who is passionate about audio and visual

  • You are self-motivated, innovative, possess strong organizational and time-management skills, and have a problem-solving attitude.

  • You want to join the fastest growing team, at a growing company!

Why Join CARA?

  • You’d be joining a close-knit, innovative team

  • We offer a competitive salary, with a lucrative bonus plan and best-in-class benefits

  • We have one of the coolest offices you’ll find (gym, cafeteria, unlimited coffee!)

  • You will be working on some of Canada’s oldest, most well-known brands!

Successful candidates must demonstrate behaviours consistent with Cara’s Culture Statement – At Cara we make everyone feel special!

Please apply on line. We thank all candidates for their interest but can only contact those we feel are most qualified for this role.

As part of our accessibility commitment, there are alternative ways to interview with us. Please inform us if you require interview accommodation.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in opportunities with us. Only those candidates under consideration will be contacted - no phone calls please

At this time, we do not require assistance from recruitment agencies. Any candidates submitted via staffing and employment agencies will not be considered.

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