Job Posting: Post Production Assistant

Pacific Wild is currently seeking a Post Production Assistant as a part of the Canada Summer Jobs program.

Role Criteria:
The Government of Canada has partially funded this job through the Canada Summer Jobs program. In order to be eligible to participate, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be between the ages of 15 and 30 at the start of the employment period;
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or a person who has been granted
    refugee status;
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant
    provincial/territorial legislation and regulations.

About Us:
Pacific Wild is the leading voice for wildlife conservation in the Great Bear Rainforest and beyond. Our team develops and implements powerful conservation campaigns that move people in thought and action. Currently, we focus on a variety of issues including sustainable fisheries, marine protected areas, and wildlife management.

Duties:
The Post Production Assistant will be assisting the video and digital asset management team in organizing, editing and collecting footage to use for campaigns and video requests. Scrubbing through footage to identify and catalog it, and create short sequences that can be used for various purposes such as social media content.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the video team to produce and edit video assets that maintain brand
    integrity, elevate the brand internally and externally, deliver meaningful
    experiences, and ensure tangible conservation outcomes.
  • Help coordinate stock materials requests and short clips
  • Assist with day-to-day/general footage organization and image management

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work with video editing software or the willingness to learn
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Reliable, responsive, and open to feedback and direction
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of video and post-production processes
  • Bachelor’s degree student with a focus in media, environmental studies
  • Experience or exposure to video editing, including sound editing, with a variety of
    formats
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Understanding of editing principles, trends, and best practices
  • Skills or ability in sound design, color correction/grading, and/or animation
  • Experience or exposure in digital asset management would be considered as
    asset
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite, Davinci or other video software is an asset

Deadline to Apply: June 16, 2024 at midnight

Dates of Employment: June 24, 2024 for an 8 week period

Salary: $19.50 an hour

Hours: 7-hour workday/ 35 hours per week/ 5 days per week

Location: Victoria, B.C.

Please apply at hr@pacificwild.org with your resume and cover letter outlining your background and experience.

Pacific Wild is committed to creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration, regardless of their age, gender identity or expression, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, any physical or mental disabilities, or other characteristics protected by applicable human rights laws.