Filmmaker

  • Job Reference: 00003391-1
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Unlocking Potential
  • Location: Penryn, Cornwall
  • Salary: £22,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Advert / Media / Entertainment, Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Bull & Wolf Film Co are a creative video agency making unskippable ads and content for brands and organisations of all sizes. They are recruiting for a Filmmaker.

Job Description

We are one of the fastest growing video agencies in Cornwall and have worked with the likes of Buttermilk, ProQ Smokers, The University of Plymouth and the NHS.

Our team of creative professionals live and breathe online video and we like to think of ourselves as experts in creating great content and ads that work.

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

We are looking for a new Filmmaker to join our growing team and be our go-to shooter, pushing boundaries and consistently filming excellent content. You will need to have filmmaking experience, knowledge of the social media and online video landscape and be able to work across multiple projects at once.

While we are looking for a filmmaker with experience, we care very deeply about our company values, and will recruit primarily based on team fit. 

Role and responsibilities

  • Filming videos to a consistently high standard on time and on budget
  • Preparing, maintaining and organising kit
  • Ensuring our shoots adhere to clients’ branding and design
  • Using your experience and knowledge to actively contribute to team creative sessions and helping to pitch ideas
  • Working on shoots 
  • Working as part of the production team, problem solving on the go to achieve the project aims
  • Maintaining impeccable grammar and punctuation skills
  • Receiving and enacting client feedback and providing feedback within the team
  • Maintaining a wide view of current project statuses and acting preemptively to ensure project success using Monday.com boards and other management tools
  • Undertaking research and tasks alongside the rest of the team to grow the company

Experience and requirements:

  • Excellent filmmaking skills with an appreciation of composition, style, filmmaking techniques, lighting and sound. 
  • Evidence of a diverse shooting ability, able to vary shooting style to suit the project brief. 
  • Excellent technical knowledge of cameras and filmmaking
  • Experienced in video editing, sound design and post production in programmes like Premiere Pro, After Effects and Audition
  • Experience of using Apple computers and Google Workplace a bonus
  • Experience of filming videos across a range of client types and industries in a creative environment, with experience creating videos for social media ads or social media content especially desirable
  • Experienced in working as part of a team
  • A desire to be part of a growing team of creatives with the ability to get stuck into all parts of the process
  • The ability to work under pressure, a constant eye on the details and always striving to produce work to the very highest standards.
  • A genuine passion for social video and branded content

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You need to have some experience filmmaking
  • You have the right to work in the UK

Company Description

WHY MIGHT YOU WANT TO WORK FOR US?

We work with some awesome clients from budding start-ups to some of the UK’s biggest companies, all from our base here in sunny Cornwall. You will be based in our Penryn office where we have a table tennis table, a drinks fridge and generally lots of fun! In our latest employee survey, 100% of people said they would recommend working for us.

We are a Living Wage Employer, a 1% for the Planet Member and all our staff are part of the Ecologi Climate Positive Workforce, where we offset all their emissions, both at work and personally. 

Benefits:

  • Regular team socials and away days
  • Company healthcare plan including dental, eye, hearing and mental health cover
  • 25 days holiday including a Christmas to New Year shut down
  • Additional day off for your birthday
  • 1 day a year to work on a charity project of your choice
  • Help to choose who the company donates money to as part of its 1% to the Planet commitment
  • Lots of opportunities for career development, we are still a growing company so there is plenty of space to make your mark

Other Application Details

To make an application please click 'apply', you will be redirected to an external website to complete application. 

This employer is interviewing as they go so the position may close early. Closing date 8/10/22