Location London, UNITED KINGDOM
Type fixed Term Contract
Minimum Experience Mid/Senior Level
What is Footballco?
Footballco is the world’s biggest dedicated football content and media business. Reaching more than 400m football fans across the world each month, and with a growing roster of brands including Goal, Voetbalzone, and Spox, no one else has our reach or depth of understanding within the game. With over 300 employees globally, we’re a young company with some established brands and serious investment behind us. Our future starts now…
What’s the role about?
We are looking for an experienced Shooter/ Editor to join our exciting and expanding creative department.
Creative and innovative, the ideal candidate is passionate about the beautiful game from the grassroots to professional levels. We live at the intersection of
fashion, music, youth and football culture so we are receptive to candidates from these worlds with demonstrable capabilities of delivering engaging and impactful branded video content to a global audience for our client brands.
The role is being offered on an initial 6-month FTC with the view to it becoming permanent for the successful candidate.
The successful candidate will require the ability to deliver compelling storytelling in executing video content ideas to tight deadlines. The Shooter/ Editor will be a pivotal cog in the Production team closely aligned to FootballCo’s Creative and Design teams to support the creation of content that will engage our audience and be transferred across global markets on behalf of our clients. They must have excellent photographic and post-production skills and possess a deep understanding of what makes engaging content on social platforms.
What you'll be doing:
Researching, planning, and developing video concepts.
Project management inclusive of storyboarding, shoot planning, file ingest, editing, grade/ audio-mix supervision and project archiving.
Primary point of contact to advise on any footage, image music and font licensing requirements.
Deliver content to required technical specifications.
Ensure safety of all crew and talent engaged on FootballCo productions.
Accurate post-production timeline planning with strong consideration toward commercial imperatives.
Knowledge of the rights management ecosystem relating to football content.
Firm understanding of post-production workflows inclusive of 2D/ 3D motion production pipelines, inclusive of editing, grading, audio mixing, formatting and distribution requirements across social platforms.
Ability to ascertain filming and post-production requirements to optimally deliver creative concepts within time constraints.
What you have:
Enthusiasm toward resolving creative challenges and desire to create market-leading content by continually developing and improving the quality of our output.
Proven capability to think ahead to solve problems before they become problems.
Ability to plan and manage multiple tasks with attention to detail in fast-paced situations.
A collaborative attitude to building relationships internally and externally.
An effective communicator who is confident in communicating concepts and issues with senior internal and external stakeholders
An understanding of production technologies and innovation.
Self-confidence in taking responsibility for assigned projects.
A good understanding of football and all that it transcends in popular culture (being a football fan is a bonus, but not essential)
A can-do attitude and the necessary work ethic to handle the fast pace and sometimes unforgiving nature of the creative industry
Strong presentation skills and the ability to articulate your thinking to those around you.
The ability to be extremely disciplined and ensure the agency process and protocol is fulfilled, while visibly demonstrating an adaptable approach
A hunger and a willingness to learn and the desire to pass this on to your peers
Footballco is a global organisation and as such we are fortunate to have employees across a diverse range of backgrounds. We aim to build an environment that is inclusive to all and where everyone feels empowered to be their authentic self.
Footballco is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, colour, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.