Plant Shadow

VIDEOGRAPHER

We are recruiting for an organized and creative Videographer to work with our creative team to plan, film and edit video content according to our project briefs. We expect our Videographer’s responsibilities to include ensuring that the necessary filming equipment is available for use, directing other camera operators on set and editing film footage.

LOCATION

Kenya

EMPLOYMENY TYPE

Permanent

What You’ll Do

  • Working with a Creative team to create the film or video product

  • Figuring out what type of equipment to use and Troubleshoots problems with the equipment

  • Calibrating and maintaining equipment and Cleaning and disassembling hardware

  • Setting up and tearing down cameras, audio recorders, lighting, microphones, and props

  • Preparing background film or “B” rolls as well as live feed

  • Interviewing people and creating a film clip via editing raw footage

  • Working in the studio as part of a production team to edit film

  • Inserting closed captioning, graphics, or other on-screen text into a video

  • Adding computer graphics and special effects to a video

About the Role

  • Excellent computer literacy.

  • Proficiency with editing software such as PhotoShop.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Relative fitness and stamina to work long hours.

  • Proficiency with camera equipment.

Some of the software 

  • Celtx, for video planning and scripting

  • Pinnacle Studio 16 Ultimate for video editing

  • The Adobe Creative Suite can be used for editing, scripting, or marketing a film

  • Corel Video Studio Ultimate is a great tool to know

  • Or, for those that are Mac-obsessed, try iMovie or, for the pros, try Apple Final Cut Pro X

  • For balance, the PC-lovers will like Windows Movie Make