Creative Video Producer, London

Company:
Ascential
Brand:
Central
Job function:
Content
Job type:
Perm Full Time
Location:
London, UK
Salary:
£ 0 - 0
Job ref:
JA-56
Close date:
25 September 2017
 
Ascential Plc is a global media company working within the Fashion, Branded Communications, Retail, Fintech and Construction industries. Ascential brands include the prestigious Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the global fashion trend-forecasting platform WGSN, the leading Fintech innovation congress Money20/20, the UK’s largest trade show Spring/Autumn Fair and environmental data business Groundsure.
 
The newly created Ascential Video Team is the video content creation unit of Ascential plc. Creating content across Ascential’s top brands means working alongside global leaders and visionaries in the industries that Ascential serves. This team will be producing world class content showcasing the power of Ascential’s brands. This is an opportunity to be part of the founding team that has big ambitions and aims to rival leading consumer media outlets.

Key Purpose:
Ascential Plc is looking for a Creative Producer to join its internal video production arm Ascential Video.  The ideal candidate will already hold a role as a Creative Video Producer or be in a similar role where they are responsible for developing creative concepts, writing scripts and overseeing and facilitating production for video. 
 
Key Accountabilities:
  • Constantly thinking of and developing ideas for new video formats
  • Conceptualising and pitching creative ideas to answer briefs
  • Writing scripts for a variety of different video formats
  • Working with the wider video production team to resource, plan and carry out shoots to meet the needs of internal customers
  • Manage all resources required for the development of videos

Qualifications & Experience:
  • A recent showreel
  • Creative mind with storytelling skills
  • Strong scriptwriting skills
  • Experience working with production teams
  • 3+ years in a similar role
Skills & Competencies:
  • Creative storyteller
  • Fierce problem solver
  • Meticulous and organized
  • Loves generating ideas
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Able to articulate creative recommendations
  • High emotional intelligence
  • Strong work ethic
  • Must be open to travel