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Video Shooter / Editor (Feb 2019)

Does flying around NZ's South Island in helicopters and filming creative short films on the most important day of people's lives sound like fun? Do you have experience shooting and editing video? Then get in touch!

 

To apply, please send a resume and link to your portfolio to hello@shotoverweddingfilms.com

 

Wedding Video Producer

Full Time (40hrs per week)

$45-60,000 per annum based on experience

About us:

Shotover Wedding Films is a Wedding Video Production Company based in Queenstown, NZ. We're looking for a creative, passionate and motivated individual to join our small but rapidly expanding team of 6. Based in Queenstown, we operate two businesses - Shotover Media and Shotover Wedding Films offering high quality, professional video content. The successful applicant will be required to shoot and edit projects for Shotover Wedding Films as well as co-manage all aspects of the day to day as a full time in house position. 

 

Role:

This person will join as a Wedding Video Producer. They will co-manage all wedding projects from start to finish including communicating with clients, admin, scheduling, shooting and editing. The majority of our work is short heli elopements flying to a range of destinations around the South Island but we also film full day weddings up to 12hrs. This role will therefore be varied hours with a need to work certain weekends.

This role will be based at our production house in Queenstown and on location around NZ working alongside our other Wedding Producer and reporting to the 2 company directors. This is a fun, fast paced and professional environment where an ability to meet deadlines is a must. Our busy wedding season runs from September through til June but work will be full time on a year round basis. 

We are looking for someone with a very pro active, hard working attitude and a strong desire to learn within the industry, grow with our company and become a long term team member. Training will be given to the successful candidate but a high level of experience in and passion for video shooting and editing is a must. 

 

 

Job Responsibilities:​

  • Shooting weddings varying from short elopements to full day events. 

  • Operating a range of cameras and audio equipment as well as drone operation.

  • Editing of our wedding videos using Final Cut Pro X

  • Editing and colour grading of footage from Sony, Panasonic and RED cameras

  • Managing and organising video data and projects

  • Co-managing the business with responsibilities in admin, communications, scheduling and marketing.

  • Assisting with projects for our parent company, Shotover Media (if needed)

 

Succesful applicants must have:

  • NZ Residency or be able to legally work / commit to at least 12 months full time employment.

  • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends where required.

  • Reside in the Queenstown region or be prepared to relocate to the Queenstown region. 

  • A full NZ driving license and access to their own transport.

  • High level of spoken English and be comfortable holding conversations with a diverse range of clients.

 

Required Experience:

  • Video production experience (operating DSLR/mirrorless/film cameras)

  • Video editing experience

  • Good level of experience working with current professional editing software such as Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere, AVID, Sony Vegas

 

Preferred but not required experience:

  • Good understanding of Final Cut Pro X

  • Experience shooting and editing footage from professional level video cameras such as Sony FS7 / RED cameras 

  • Experience shooting and/or editing weddings 

  • Experience with colour grading

  • Basic understanding of other photo and video editing software such as the Adobe Suite

  • Experience operating a drone

 

To apply, please send a resume and link to your portfolio to hello@shotoverweddingfilms.com

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