Legit.ng, a leading digital media in Nigeria and the biggest Facebook publisher in Africa, is looking for an experienced camera operator/video editor to join our video department.
Shooting videos in the field/studio environment alongside a producer.
Operating lighting, sound recording, live streaming and other equipment.
Editing videos on your own or according to the producer’s scripts and guidelines.
Production of thumbnails and other graphic materials for videos.
Ability to create animation/motion design is a plus.
Ability to work in the field autonomously (as a one-man-crew) is a plus
Proven experience as camera operator and video editor (TV, film, documentary). Please provide a portfolio with examples of work showing relevant experience. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.
Experience operating relevant equipment (cameras, lights, sound recording equipment, live streaming equipment etc.)
Excellent theoretical knowledge and understanding of filming and editing: composition, lighting, pacing, narrative structure, graphics, sound, color grading etc.
Ability to understand and follow written and oral scripts and briefs.
Creativity, ability and willingness to generate and implement creative ideas.
Knowledge of one or more video editing programs (Adobe Premiere, DaVinci Resolve, Final Cut Pro).
Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop (intermediate level or higher) is a must. Knowledge of Adobe After Effects and experience with graphics and motion design is a plus.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to think and act quickly.
A team player.
Attention to detail.
High school diploma; degree in film, media or relevant field is a plus.
WHY JOIN US:
Highly competitive remuneration
Comfortable working environment.
Opportunity to learn and grow with a super-friendly team.
Exposure to modern digital and innovative tools.
Opportunity to learn from the biggest global players in IT and media worldwide.