Video Content Creator / Videographer

Posted: 1st of November 2018
Level: All

Department: Creative

Reports to: Executive Creative Director


The video content creator will be required to conceptualise, shoot and edit videos for use on social media.

Main Areas of Responsibility

  • Set-up and maintain studio equipment
  • Keep abreast of all equipment requirements and new software developments ie Adobe Creative Cloud including After Effects, Premiere, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Lightroom
  • Responsible for shooting, and editing video content for Cerebra
    as well as all of our brands’ social media platforms
  • Responsible for all quality control of video content leaving
    the agency
  • Ability to work alongside the Video Content Production team
  • Oversee quality control and review assembled videos, and properly export video using standardised encoding settings
  • Organise and manage video assets in a library/archive
  • Production management knowledge is favourable


Bachelors degree or equivalent qualification in film/video


Minimum 3-4 year’s experience

Skills Set

  • Ability to deliver consistent, high quality video content
  • Video production experience, including shooting and editing
  • Producing and directing knowledge is favourable
  • Knowledge of equipment; cameras, lenses, lighting, audio, etc. to perform all functions of video production
  • Strong understanding of video formatting, editing and post production software to produce final videosMust be able to prioritize and manage work to adhere to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
  • Good attitude and natural visual storyteller
  • A high level of concentration and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite: Premiere, Photoshop, Lightroom and other Adobe products
  • Before you think of applying for this job, you need to demonstrate the following characteristics or traits. We interview for these, so don’t take them lightly!

  • You’re fun. We believe fun is an imperative part of what makes work at Cerebra worthwhile. We work hard and we play hard.
  • You have courage. We are doing work at Cerebra that will change the way companies do business forever. Blazing a new trail requires bravery and boldness.
  • You’re loyal. Not necessarily to the leadership of Cerebra, but to the best interests of the company and your colleagues in light of our mission to be Africa’s social business authority.
  • You’re a teacher. You inspire learning and growth in the lives of people around you. Cerebra is a highly collaborative environment that thrives on more give than take.
  • You’re proactive. You don’t wait for life to happen to you, or things to fall in your lap. You go after the things you want. Looking for opportunities to add value outside of your defined scope of responsibility and influence is what makes great Cerebrans, great Cerebrans.
  • You’re not kak. Cerebra believes in a healthy, happy, and constructive workplace. It’s a strictly no chop zone.

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