Hearst UK

Videographer - Luxury

Job Added: 13 May 2019
Applications Close: 12 June 2019
Level: Mid-Weight
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Website: hearst.co.uk
Twitter: @hearst uk

JOB TITLE: Videographer (Luxury)

REPORTS TO: Video Lead, Originals

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB: To be an integral part of the team producing industry-leading original video content for Hearst’s brands, with our luxury titles as the core focus.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Filming, directing and editing original video content for the Luxury digital teams, from beauty tutorials and magazine cover shoots, to producing innovative and engaging video series.
• Assisting in the preparation of shoots, from storyboarding and prop planning, to venue sourcing and talent liaison, as well as ensuring we have the kit and set-up we need to get the desired result.
• Co-ordinating and running shoots, with either our internal team or with freelancers, and scaling projects to work within budget.
• Editing these shoots to a high standard within style guidelines, building graphics and sourcing music to create fully crafted video content from start to finish.
• Repurposing the above collateral into teasers, GIFs, and square and vertical formats, to use across our many social media accounts.
• Working closely with editorial teams to develop ideas and execute them to the highest possible standards in the best possible format.
• Keeping a cool head under pressure, assisting with live event coverage when required and working on production and editing at a fast pace.
• Always forward-planning to create new and exciting video concepts our audiences will love.

PERSON SPECIFICATION
• A proven track record of shooting and directing - co-ordinating shoots, scheduling shoots and working with talent/clients.
• A seemingly endless ability to generate concepts for standalone videos and series/franchises.
• Experience editing video using the likes of Adobe Premiere Pro and/or Final Cut Pro, with a library of previous experience that shows high quality, innovative video formats.
• Experience filming fashion shoots is a must, and of close-up beauty tutorials and how-tos preferred.
• Experience working with celebrity talent and/or filming on photo shoots preferred.
• Experience repurposing video into different social media formats is a plus.
• Photoshop and digital design knowledge preferred, to produce title cards and overlays on video.
• Basic experience hiring kit, scouting locations and other admin a definite plus.
• Ability to estimate cost and number of shoot days when ideating video concepts, making the most of budgets.
• Photography experience a definite plus, for shooting stills on shoots when required.
• Passionate about Hearst’s brands, with the ability to change styles/aesthetics to suit different titles when required.

PLEASE INCLUDE:
• Your CV (a brief cover letter is preferred but not essential)
• 3 examples of your work that you feel are relevant to this role
• A link to any showreels or portfolios you may have

How to apply

Please use the link below to apply for this vacancy

https://hearst.referrals.selectminds.com/magazines-uk/jobs/videographer-luxury-hearst-uk-digital-4991

PLEASE INCLUDE:
• Your CV (a brief cover letter is preferred but not essential)
• 3 examples of your work that you feel are relevant to this role
• A link to any showreels or portfolios you may have