Broadcast Media Company located in San Francisco is looking for an experienced shooter / editor to work as a Video Producer.
This is an immediate long term contract role. The successful applicant will be creatively minded and extremely comfortable with the technical aspects of multimedia production for online environments (shooting, editing, post production).
The ability to hit the ground running and take on complex editing projects with minimal assistance is vital.
The job will involve studio and on location recording and editing using Adobe Premiere.The successful candidate will have a good level of camera and lighting craft.
They will be expected to be able to work to brief and follow style guidelines for some projects.
Knowledge of and passion for video games and gaming industry news is a must.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities :
Responsible for coordinating with news team to write, voice, and produce 2-3 daily updates.
When not engaged in news, the video producer will cut gameplay, weekly features, and assist in live studio breakouts.
Contribute to peer review and cross publisher video discussion, to maintain highest quality of video across the business.
Understand and adapt to the demands of a deadline-based editorial team, understand how to get the best performances out of different presenters, understand how to follow a brief.
Ability to edit to tight turnaround times.
Staying ahead of the field in terms of your knowledge of interactive video and audio standards.
Flexible working hours may be required.
Experience / Skills :
Proven experience in video production with a professional organization.
Excellent shooting and editing ability.
Ability to present to camera is a bonus.
Excellent communication skills; a passion for video games, and a willingness to match that passion with an intelligent, consistent, and fully committed, hands-
on approach to the task at hand.
Competencies for Success :
Pay rate is $25.00 per hour