As Senior Filmmaker you are responsible for delivering the vision set out by the Creative Film Director and the development of content across premium groups and channels (Road, Triathlon or Off Road) .
You’ll work closely with the Creative Film Director and producer in your group, lead and direct shoots to deliver on the editorial strategy and commercial plans.
You will assist with the development of the Filmmaking creative team in your group to increase both technical and creative ability to constantly evolve PSN’s content. You will assist series producers, production managers and research coordinators to interpret and realise the creative vision and lead the filmmaking creative team to deliver.
You will instil the work ethic required in your team and especially Filmmakers, and demonstrate excellent organisational and communication skills, a passion for working in a fast paced, dynamic environment and a desire to get the job done.
As a senior filmmaker you will be contributing to the filming and editing of Play Sports Network Premium video output. This often involves working on location, both in the UK and abroad. You must have excellent base of creative filmmaking skills and your work should be an inspirational example to the video creative team.
On location, senior filmmakers work independently or with a presenter as part of a small team. On a large project, you may work with a sound effects editor, music editor and assistant editors. The role may be pressured, for example, when working intensively to strict deadlines with limited studio or location.
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The Play Sports Group is the world’s leading creator of cycling digital video distributed on YouTube and Facebook. We are a digital sports media company focused on the world of cycling.
GMBN – our mountain bike channel, launched in January 2015 and already has more than 1 million subscribers. GMBN Tech launched in December 2017 and has over 100,000 subscribers. We have a very active presence on social media – reaching tens of millions of cycling fans, every month!