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We are looking for a full-time proficient Videographer to join us. You will be responsible for filming raw footages on live locations as well as covering shoots on sets. Besides filming, you should be able to clip the footage together and edit it along with the Video Editor. You should be able to set up cameras, lighting, backdrops and any other props required for a shoot. 

Apart from video setup and shooting, you will be responsible for maintaining the equipment in proper working order. Furthermore, maintaining the equipment inventory is also your responsibility. You should also be able to understand client briefs and provide an estimated budget. 

If you can offer enhanced video production and bring a creative approach to filming, then we would love to meet you. 

Responsibilities

  • Planning and filming live events, short films and ad shoots

  • Ensuring all filming equipment is ready and in proper working order

  • Directing and assigning tasks to Camera Operators and Lighting Technicians

  • Undertaking minor editing of film footages in the case of smaller productions

  • Understanding client briefs, offering creative feedback and providing an estimated filming budget

  • Discussing ideas with the Creative team prior to filming

  • Coordinating and assisting Wedding Videographers and small production houses in filming bridal shoots, promotional campaigns videos, wedding videos, etc.

  • Ensuring filming in proper lighting and audio clarity with perfect lens choice

  • Providing creative direction when inserting captions, graphics, special effects and video texts especially for advertising products

  • Contacting and negotiating with suppliers for equipment, products and services

  • Troubleshooting minor technical issues with the video camera

  • Ensuring consistency in filming from start to finish

  • Cleaning and disassembling hardware such as tripod, lighting and gimbal

  • Maintaining and updating equipment inventory

  • Compiling training videos that juniors could refer 

Requirements

  • Degree or diploma in any subject

  • A certificate course in Videography or Cinematography is preferred

  • Proficiency in video editing software like Lumen5, Final Cut Pro and Nero Video

  • Familiarity with different cameras like digital cameras, professional-grade cameras and digital camcorders

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Knowledge of different motion picture techniques 

  • Physically fit and having an eye for detail

  • Basic knowledge of production modes like doing a single camera setup and adjusting camera’s white balance

  • Ability to work in a team and in extreme weather conditions

  • Excellent analytical skills

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