Video Director-Photographer / Editor

SKETCHURE is looking for a creative and hands-on Video Director-Photographer to work full time in our inhouse team in Cairo. Your job is to create works that show the unique and specialized interior design services for residential, office, furniture, furnishing, retail, commercial buildings and landscape projects for our clients. Also, your role is to capture, create video and image assets to support marketing initiatives and content for internal and external work.

We need a person who can pitch concepts, personally shoot, and ideally also handle editing and post-production. Somebody who can single-handedly produce videos from beginning to end: concept, script, shoot & post-production

Employment: Full Time

Office hours: 9 am to 5 pm (unless assigned to stay later fulfilling work requirements)

Working days: Sunday through Thursday, with weekends on Friday and Saturday. Work-related obligations sometimes require weekend attendance

Roles and responsibility

  • Create and develop multimedia (audio/video) content for our projects, internal company announcement videos, external promotional social videos, product marketing videos, and other enterprise-wide projects
  • Tells an engaging and emotional story in short format
  • Can single-handedly produce videos from beginning to end: concept, script, shoot & post-production
  • Work independently, as well as part of a team to establish project deliverables
  • Recommend video/photography solutions
  • Has a showreel or online samples of work

Technical Skills required

  • In-depth experience with a variety of video/photo equipment
  • Sound and light
  • Experience with professional editing software. For Example, Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Camera Raw)

Desired Skills and Experience

Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Camera Raw

Other Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited University
  • Solid understanding of storytelling, visual composition, lighting, sound, etc.
  • Great sense of design and typography
  • Up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices in video & photography
  • Artistic and creative vision
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, team-oriented environment

How To Apply

Please apply by August 15, 2019, and include

  • Resume summarizing your education and work experience
  • Online link(s) to your showreel, or to specific photos and videos that demonstrate your production skills

This position is open until filled

Placement is based on the candidate’s experience and skills. Only candidates who make it to the shortlist will be contacted. If interested, please send an updated and detailed resume plus portfolio to careers@sketchure.com stating “Video Director-Photographer / Editor” in the subject line.

The SKETCHURE is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect diversity at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.