The following role has become available at Burnley Football Club.
Job Vacancy: Videographer
Responsibilities: The planning, filming and editing of content for the club’s audio-visual channels.
Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience.
Benefits: Pension & Child Care Voucher Schemes
Contract type: Initial 12 months.
Location: Turf Moor, Burnley
Closing date: Monday, July 18, 2016
Interview date: TBC
This is an exciting opportunity to join the videography department of a Premier League media team, specialising in video output for official club channels.
The post-holder will be an organised individual who will work alongside the head videographer and other members of the media team to plan, film and edit entertaining and engaging content for Burnley supporters worldwide, especially those subscribing to Clarets Player HD.
The successful applicant will also be asked to service other club departments with promotional videos to help continue the growth of the club.
The post involves matchday filming, including attending all first team home games, and involves travel and some unsociable hours. You would also be expected to attend away first team games, potentially on a rota basis, and cover other club matches when deemed necessary.
The role entails contact with professional sportspersons and members of the public, so you would need to be courteous, friendly, professional and approachable at all times.
The ideal candidate will:
• Have a sound knowledge of FCPX and an understanding of Motion, Photoshop and After Effects.
• Have experience with filming, lighting and sound recording
• Have a good eye for composition and framing and an attention to detail
• Be able to work on their own initiative and as part of a team
• Be willing to follow direction from other team members
• Contribute new ideas to help develop the Clarets Player HD platform
Experience of working in a sporting environment is desirable, though not essential.
A valid UK driving licence and access to a suitable vehicle is also desirable.
Applicants will need to have a flexible approach to work and be able to work evenings and matchdays as required.
Please send CV and a link to your showreel to Nicola Wells, Head Videographer, Burnley Football Club, Harry Potts Way, Turf Moor, Burnley, Lancashire, BB10 4BX.
This can also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for applicants is Monday, July 18, 2016.
Please detail your current salary in your covering letter.