Volunteer - Videographer - London & Homeworking

Ref: 102 Date Posted: Monday 20 Jun 2022
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Location:   Various locations mainly across London; with home-based editing and virtual meetings

Responsible to: The Recruitment Project Manager, with guidance from the Senior Leadership Team

The Role: To create and produce engaging video content to support our Radical mission.

Purpose: To communicate our Radical mission through powerful and engaging video footage.  This will be a great opportunity for a talented and driven volunteer who is keen to support a small start-up business to grow and flourish.  Radical Recruit is seeking an individual who can help communicate key messages to a range of new and existing stakeholders through engaging video content.

Our Aim: We employ a values led approach to sourcing talent and represent those who are underrepresented in the labour market; working exclusively with disadvantaged candidates from marginalised communities to support them into work.

Key responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Radical team to understand Project briefs
  • Shoot videos on set in a studio or out on location.
  • Scout potential locations for shoots
  • Assess the best equipment to use for the task
  • Transport and set up video recording equipment as the project requires
  • Assistance with staging and set preparation
  • Shoot high quality, relevant video footage
  • Ensure sound and lighting is of good quality
  • Edit recorded footage to a high standard
  • Troubleshoot problems or challenges with the support of the Radical team
  • Interview people to capture key messaging
  • Insert subtitles, closed captioning, graphics, or other on-screen text into a video
  • Adding computer graphics and special effects to a video
  • Complete the brief and attend project evaluation meetings

What you will need

  • Must own and be able to operate video, audio, lighting, and post-production editing equipment
  • The ability to travel and transport equipment
  • Creativity and attention to detail
  • Ability to meet project timeline
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to capture snippets of film and be able to edit it into a cohesive story
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Patience and perseverance
  • Energy, commitment, and determination
  • Passion for the Radical mission

What you will receive

  • Direction, guidance, and support from a talented and diverse Senior Leadership Team
  • A chance to be part of a growing business that achieves great results for people who are disadvantaged
  • Evidence for your CV and/or a reference
  • Regular volunteer supervision
  • A chance to join team meetings and social events
  • Any reasonable expenses agreed in advance with the Volunteer Manager

How to apply

Click apply and we will be in touch to book a time to discuss your application and tell you more about our business, the people we support and the role.