Video Creator (Japanese speaking) – Full Time
As a video creator you will filming and editing PSN’s Japanese-language video output.
This often involves the opportunity to work on location, in Japan, the UK and abroad. You will need to be a native Japanese speaker or able to speak Japanese fluently and idiomatically. You’ll also need to speak and write English to a good level.
You must 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. We are of course on the lookout for fresh talent in the industry, so we are willing to train and work with the right person.
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. This is a key role in the post-production process and your skills can determine the quality and delivery of the final product. You’ll usually work closely with a presenter to achieve the desired end result.
You may be required to work as Creator on any of Play Sports Channels, currently Global Cycling Network (GCN), Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), E-Mountain Bike Network (EMBN) or any new launches.
A deep knowledge and a passion for road cycling would be a huge plus.
ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
Your tasks as Creator will involve:
Additional tasks may include:
What to expect
Video creators work independently or with a presenter as part of a small team. On a large project you may work with a motion graphics designer, sound effects editor, music editor and assistant editors. The role may be pressured, for example, when working intensively to strict deadlines with limited studio time.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
DO YOU THINK YOU’VE GOT WHAT IT TAKES?
Send us your CV and links to your portfolio/website (or links to your work) together with a covering letter explaining why you are perfect for the role to firstname.lastname@example.org