Video Manager

£35,895 - £46,424
11 Oct 2017
22 Nov 2017
Contract Types
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Digital / Web
Job Functions

Video Manager 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy and ambitious team, working in a unique central government environment on stimulating accounts that make a difference to people’s lives.

You will be responsible for the creative and technical output of the video and photography team providing services across government. You relish getting to know a client well and discovering their needs. You are ambitious for your clients but you know how to write a brief and when to challenge it. You will manage day-to-day project activity - filming when required - plus lots more. Occasionally you may have to travel to different locations and work non-standard office hours.

Main responsibilities will include:
•    Lead and inspire a team of videographers and photographers upholding high standards of technical skills and creative ability 
•    Supporting and developing the team managing performance 
•    Shoot and edit studio and location footage as required
•    Build and maintain strong, long-lasting client relationships
•    Prepare quotes and schedules for client approval, liaising with the videographers and other colleagues as necessary
•    Meet clients for briefings making technical recommendations and presenting ideas for approval or development
•    Discuss work schedules and status knowledgeably and confidently
•    Project Manage the production process from start to finish: conceptualizing, coordinating, shooting and editing to final product delivery ensuring that the outputs meet client needs and budget
•    Manage multiple projects at a time while paying strict attention to detail and deadlines 
•    Continuously evaluate and refine the approach, technology and method of production
Experience and Personal Skills:
•    Degree (or equivalent) in media production, film production, performing arts or other related subject or equivalent practical on the job experience 
•    Experience in digital video production with a thorough understanding of budgets, production and timeframes
•    Proficient in using video cameras to shoot footage as well as setting up equipment such as lighting and backdrops
•    Excellent video editing skills with working knowledge of creative software including Adobe Final Cut Pro X, Premiere Pro CC and After Effects
•    Proven management and leadership skills 
•    Knowledge of the commercial trends in interactive media such as special effects, sound and animation 
•    Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels 
•    Experience in delivering client-focused solutions based on customer needs and be able to handle responsibility and the pressure of meeting deadlines
•    Good commercial awareness to monitor cost effectiveness of in-house service delivery

To apply for this role, please click the Apply button. Applications to be made via CV, covering statement and video portfolio.

Closing date for receipt of applications is: 22 October 2017 at 23:55pm

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