Cameraman/Video Editor

Job description

Avatar based in Rosebank, Gauteng is looking for a cameraman/Video Editor. The candidate must be able to produce social video content for Avatar clients on a daily basis. You will be required to do extensive traveling around the country shooting generic content and conducting interviews.


  • Must have at least two years’ experience in a video production environment
  • Must possess an equivalent diploma or degree in broadcast journalism, video production or multimedia
  • DSLR video filming experience is requirement
  • Possess excellent editing ability with Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 and other video editing software
  • Have the ability to work with sound mixing, both recording and editing
  • Have experience with online digital video media trends
  • Must have a sound understanding and knowledge of the internet as a medium and an understanding of how to deliver online video content in the SA environment
  • A strong knowledge of the news and current South African online trends
  • Work in a highly pressurized deadline driven environment
  • Ensure tight deadlines are always met
  • Be level headed to deal with stress
  • Required to work independently and as part of a team
  • Must show initiative and have the ability to problem solve
  • Should not settle for second best and must ensure best practices are followed and implemented
  • Video motion graphic experience will be advantageous
  • Portfolio of work will be requested on contact should candidate be successful for an interview