Video Assistant/ Videographer

New York, NYLegal, Full-Time

We are looking for an organized and creative Videographer to work with our creative team to plan, film and edit video content according to client briefs. The Videographer will be responsible for all aspects of planning and executing a video shoot.

To be successful as a Videographer you must be able to collaborate and work creatively to produce the desired product.

Videographer Responsibilities:

  • Conceives of and develops creative solutions for addressing marketing initiatives and strategic goals through audiovisual assets.

  • Executes shoots on site/on location including audio, camera operation and talent directions.

  • Additionally handles assignments requiring special lighting, multiple locations, creativity, special audio needs, custom graphics and animation.

  • Scouts shoot locations and assess possible obstacles in filming and provide solutions or alternatives.

  • Conducts interviews with staff, clients, partners and others and ensures that valuable sound bites are captured.

  • Plans and performs video post-production tasks, including reviewing footage, making editorial decisions, logging, rough cuts, audio adjustment, color correction, adding photographs, motion pictures, motion graphics, animation, audio and music, and final editing using Adobe PremierePro software.

  • Utilizes computer graphics and special effects for video post-production in accordance with the overall production concepts; compresses/encodes video projects for output

  • observes brand standards, ensures consistency and relevance to production; monitors technical quality of end product; and coordinates internal and external duplication services as required

Videographer Reqirements

  • Bachelor’s degree and minimum of four (4) years of relevant experience or, any combination of education and experience that is substantially equivalent to it.

  • Demonstrated experience in the areas of videotape production, as well as a thorough knowledge of audio, video and multimedia hardware and software required.

  • Must be available to work a non-standard schedule in order to fulfill assigned duties and responsibilities.

  • Experience supervising staff and providing support in higher education is preferred.

  • Excellent communication skills required.

  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills required.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively and collegially with colleagues and clients is required.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently on multiple assignments and to work collaboratively within a team required.

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