South China Morning Post is a leading news media company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century with global impact. Founded in 1903, SCMP is headquartered in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record. Our teams span across Asia and the United States, working together to connect with news consumers around the world. We are committed to informing and inspiring through journalism of the highest standards. Our vision is to “Elevate Thought”, and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation about China”.

 

Against the backdrop of shifting discovery and consumption behaviours, SCMP reaches users across distributed media platforms including scmp.com, smartphone and tablet apps, social media and messaging platforms, as well as our flagship newspaper. Additionally, SCMP is Asia’s leading magazine publisher with a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire, Harper’s BAZAAR and The PEAK. We are also home to cpjobs.com, a big data-powered recruitment platform that matches jobseekers with their dream jobs.

Video Producer (Ref: MAG-32)

Purpose of the Position:

We are looking for a Video Producer who has to work closely with the Creative team to create impactful video programs for online and social media platform, help convert clients’ need to engaging video with strong visual storytelling, manage the whole video production process with the internal production team and also with vendors, in order to ensure accurate completion of all details.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Create high quality and develop engaging video programs on time for our magazines and clients
  • Work closely with Creative team on story development, responsible for idea and storyline generation
  • Communicate and collaborate closely with internal clients and stakeholders to facilitate the creative process
  • Allocate budget and resources, develop production schedules, manage video crew, reserve and rent equipment
  • Hire, direct and coach talents, evaluate video performance from the results of the social media platforms

 

Job Requirements:

  • Diploma or above in TV / Video Production or relative disciplines with minimum 3 years of experience in managing video production team and creative team
  • Portfolio of video content that show strong visual storytelling and good aesthetic sense
  • Strong skills in Camera operation and video editing, familiar with editing software such as Premiere, Final Cut Pro, After Effects, etc
  • Good video editing and visual storytelling technique
  • A good network of high quality, professional and responsible freelance crew is a plus
  • Experience in Lifestyle media is an advantage is a plus
  • Excellent critical thinking, interpersonal and communication skills. Fluent in written and spoken of Cantonese and English
  • Strong sense of responsibility, attention to details and a good team player. Looking for a stable environment for career growth
  • Candidates with more experience will be considered as Senior Video Producer

 

Work Location will be in Wong Chuk Hang Office - South Island Place.

Interested parties please send curriculum vitae with full career details, salary history, availability and expected salary to the People department,19/F Tower One, Times Square, 1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or by clicking to .

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