Senior Videographer/ Editor

AWstreams - New Cairo, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job

Position Summary

  • The Senior Videographer/ Editor is required to shoot footage and assemble recorded footage into finished projects from start to finish including pre-production (planning, scouting, shot lists)
  • Production (filming, sound, lighting) and post-production (editing, audio, finishing).
  • He/ she brings sight and sound together in order to tell cohesive stories, in unique and compelling ways; both long and short-form.
  • He/ She transports, sets up, and operates equipment; and assists with staging, set preparation and dressing, and works closely with the art director to execute the concept through to completion.

Main Duties:

  • Take briefs to grasp client’s needs and specifications
  • Create and edit film pieces in a way that is invisible to the audience
  • Review shooting script and raw material to create a shot decision list based on scenes’ value and contribution to continuity
  • Trim footage segments and put together the sequence of the film
  • Input music, dialogues, graphics and effects
  • Create rough and final cuts on multiple projects on tight deadlines
  • Ensure logical sequencing and smooth running
  • Transport, set up, and operate various production equipment including cameras, audio and video recorders, lighting equipment, props, and microphones for location and studio production
  • Operate and maintain proper levels and calibration of cameras, audio and video recorders, and other production equipment
  • Collect b-roll footage

Other responsibilities:

  • Help to sustain and guide creative process
  • Assist in developing storyboards
  • Continuously discover and implement new editing technologies and industry’s best practices to maximize efficiency
  • Determine what camera equipment is necessary and obtain equipment
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Film/ Video/ Media 
  • Proven work experience as a video editor/videographer (a minimum of 5 years)
  • Solid experience with digital technology and editing software packages (e.g. Avid Media Composer, Adobe Creative Suite - Premiere, After Effects and Photoshop)
  • Demonstrable video editing ability with a strong portfolio
  • Demonstrate confidence in creative conceptualizing and shooting techniques
  • Ability to work on multiple projects in a fast-paced atmosphere
  • Flexible, collaborative, and efficient work ethics
  • Attention to detail a must at all times
About this Company

AWstreams is a full service digital agency that is specialized in social media management, as well as creating vibrant ideas, outstanding websites and creative concepts.

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