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Video Creator – Dutch Speaking

Are you an experienced Videographer who is looking for a role creating exciting content in the sports industry? As Video Creator you will film and edit Play Sports Network’s Dutch video output. You’ll have a passion for creative filmmaking and preferably have a solid base of experience behind you, either working for a studio or as a freelancer. 

This role often involves the opportunity to work on location, in Europe, the UK and further afield. You will need to be a native Dutch speaker or able to speak and write Dutch fluently and idiomatically. You’ll also need to speak and write English to a good level.

As a Video Creator you are aiming to make the best cycling/mtb/triathlon video content on the internet. Day to day, you will be responsible for assembling recorded raw material into a finished product that’s suitable for broadcasting. The material may include camera footage, images, dialogue, sound effects, graphics and special effects. You’ll usually work closely with a Presenter to achieve the desired end result. A deep knowledge of – and a passion for – cycling or mountain biking would be a huge plus.

We are hoping to have this role based in Girona, but we are also open to hear from applicants who are based in the Netherlands.

ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Videography, video editing and on location sound recording
  • Assembling all raw footage, with camera shots recorded in preparation for inputting
  • Inputting uncut rushes and sound, and synchronising and storing them into files
  • Digitally cutting files to put together the sequence of a film
  • Creating a ‘rough cut’ (or assembly edit) and determining the exact cutting for the next stages
  • Reordering and tweaking content to ensure a video has a logical sequence
  • Ensure all Play Sports Network audio and video equipment is used according to instructions

Additional tasks may include:

  • Publishing and Trafficking uploaded videos to the channel
  • Social media updates to promote new content
  • Overseeing the quality and progress of audio and video editing
  • Experimenting with styles and techniques including the design of graphic elements
  • Writing voiceover and/or commentary
  • Suggesting or selecting music
  • You may also carry out online editing duties which involve finalising technical aspects such as correcting faulty footage, grading and colouring, and adding special effects.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Native Dutch speaker or able to speak and write Dutch fluently and idiomatically
  • A good level of spoken and written English
  • Comfortable shooting video, and operating lights and audio equipment
  • Proficiency with video editing software – Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro or similar
  • Experienced in location and studio filming
  • Able to prioritise projects and complete them with efficiency and accuracy
  • Strong at communicating your ideas to the team working on a video

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