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Videographer - Post Production

Job details

Victoria University of Wellington
27 Jun 2021
Work type
Full time employment, Contract, Fixed Term
Work classification
Digital & Technology, Performing Arts, Screen & Sound


  • Videographer Post Production, full-time, fixed-term (6 months)
  • Are you experienced in filming using professional video/cine cameras?
  • Are you experienced in producing creative content?

Mō Te Herenga Waka - About our University

Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is a global-civic university with our marae at our heart. This iho draws off our heritage and is further defined by our tūrangawaewae, in particular Wellington, Aotearoa, and the Asia-Pacific, all of which are expressed in our position as Aotearoa New Zealand's globally ranked capital city university.

Our core ethical values are respect, responsibility, fairness, integrity, and empathy. These core ethical values are demonstrated in our commitment to sustainability, wellbeing, inclusivity, equity, diversity, collegiality, and openness. With, and as, tangata whenua, we value Te Tiriti o Waitangi, rangatiratanga, manaakitanga, kaitiakitanga, whai mātauranga, whanaungatanga, and akoranga.

Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role

The role of the Videographer - Post Production is to provide a range of creative media services that supports the unit. This includes running shoots in studio or location, editing and assembling recorded raw material into a suitable finished product, creating motion graphic elements to be used in final products, colour grading, sound mixing, file management, distribution, archiving and all aspects of video post production. This is a fixed-term (6 months) full-time contract (37.5 hours/week) with an immediate start.

Ō pūmanawa - About you

We are looking for a creative thinker with the right technical experience who can work well as part of a small team. Beyond being comfortable operating video equipment during shoots, you will be working on all aspects of the postproduction process from capture to delivery. As part of a small team, you will be comfortable wearing many hats.

The successful candidate will have a good combination of the following skills/experience:

  • Filming using professional video/cine cameras and equipment in various environments including studio and location shoots
  • Advanced video editing skills using Adobe suite - not only technical but creative editing vision
  • Sound mixing/editing experience
  • Motion Graphics skills
  • Good time-management skills
  • Photography/illustration/music and other creative media skills will be an advantage

Please include a showreel or links to recent works you have done in your CV or cover letter, detailing what role you have played in each production.

Ētahi kōrero hai āwhina i a koe - Why you should join our team

Victoria University of Wellington Digital Solutions (DS) delivers and supports digital services to a diverse student body of over 20,000 and a staff of 3,000 located over three campuses. The Image Services team within DS is responsible for providing a range of creative media services to support teaching, learning, research and engagement.

Image services operate at the heart of the University, building relations with all different departments and we thrive with diversity in our daily operations. We strongly encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, and other individuals who are under-represented in the profession, across colour, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability, gender and sexual identity, or any other legally protected basis. You must be eligible to work in NZ (citizen or resident) or have a current valid work visa in order to be considered for this position.

Download the role description from our careers page.

Contact details for vacancy: If you have any questions regarding this role please get in touch with Nando Azevedo, Production Manager Image Services ( But applicants should follow all steps listed below. 

Important - application steps and information

For applicants who are not NZ Citizens or Permanent Residents, we recommend you check the NZ Immigration website for updates related to Covid19 restrictions on entry to New Zealand:

Click the Apply Now button at the base of the advert, follow the process to enter your contact details and add your CV in the online form. 

Please include a cover letter in your application, telling us why you're a great fit for this position then email the completed application form, cover letter and any other supporting documentation to stating the reference number and position title from the advert in the subject line.

Applications close Sunday, 27 June 2021.

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