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Digital Video Executive

Our Digital Video Team is looking for a Digital Video Executive

Can you?

  • Write eye-catching and intelligent copy for daily horse racing clips
  • Manage our video output on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and other social media channels?

Do you have?

  • A passion for horse racing
  • Experience in video editing?
Department: Post-Production
Contract: Permanent
Reports to: Head of Post-Production
Direct reports: N/A
Hours: 40 hour per week
Location: Ealing Studios, Ealing.

About us
Racecourse Media Group is the umbrella organisation for those 34 racecourses which hold an interest in Racing TV (Sky 426, Virgin 536 and 411, Freeview and YouView 261), Racing TV International (international betting shop/digital service) and Racecourse Data Company (licensor of Pre-Race Data). 

Racing TV and Racing TV International also broadcast racing from all 26 Irish racecourses.

Overview of position
RMG Operations are looking for a passionate horse racing fan and social media enthusiast to join the team as a Digital Video Executive [DVE]. 

The DVE will support the Racecourse Marketing Manager and Social Media team in a variety of clipping, publishing and video editing tasks at their broadcast facility and supply this content to RMG’s Shareholder Racecourses.

In this role you will independently produce social media posts with video and relevant copy as well as creating promotional and archive video edits to promote horse racing events. Full training will be given in IPD and other technical aspects of the role.

Key Responsibilities
  • Posting video clips with relevant copy for our racecourses and outside clients
  • Editing promotional material for our racecourses and Racing TV using Adobe products
  • Manage social media video (YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, etc.) to achieve marketing and commercial objectives
  • Some basic filming for social posts
  • Some audio editing for podcasts
  • Supporting the Racecourse Marketing team in planning and implementing racecourses requests
  • Manage video requests from racecourses and outside clients.

Skills/Experience/Qualifications Required
  • Passionate horse racing fan
  • Strong understanding of horse racing language
  • Strong writing skills
  • Knowledge of video editing software
  • Good IT skills
  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Previous experience of posting copy to social media platforms
  • Previous experience of video editing software, ideally Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Understanding of posting to Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, or any other social media platforms
  • Understanding of publishing on YouTube
  • Knowledge of EVS and IP Director or similar workstations.

To be considered for this opportunity, please send your details online via grapevinejobs.  We look forward to hearing from you.

RMG Operations is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on grounds of sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, ethnic origin, disability, age or political or religious belief in its recruitment or other employment policies.