Major Players are working with a social media content agency who are looking for a Video Creative/Director to join their agency crew based in central London.
An established social media and brand engagement agency, they work with some of the best brands on the planet and have experience across multiple sectors including Telecommunications, Travel, Retail, Media, Finance, Automotive and FMCG.
The role of Video Creative involves taking video projects from initial creative concept all the way through to a polished final cut. Our client is looking for someone with creative and directing experience, used to pitching, writing concepts and treatments and then directing (in some cases self-shooting) and editing. Producer skills are a plus but are not the key skill set required. You will be working with an in-house producer and editor, working to budgets and delivering projects within specified time frames. Video projects will range from self-shot to directing talent and large crews, multiple location or studio shoots, working across various big name clients and social channels.
Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate a passion for great ideas and storytelling, and for turning those ideas into exciting visual output. You'll have 3+ years industry experience as a videographer/director, will be a strong communicator and problem solving abilities, and will be comfortable working in a fast moving environment and handling multiple projects at one time.
- Strong communication and problem solving abilities
- Experience directing and editing
- Experience of writing scripts and creating treatments
- Experience of working with large and small crews, and on your own
- Hands on filmmaking experience using DSLR and other kit
- Understanding of cinematography and lighting
- Basic sound recording and Boom Op skills
This is a great opportunity to join a fun and passionate team who are always looking to innovate and tread new ground. If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience please get in touch with your CV, showreel and examples of editing work.