Videographer

Custom Media is an award-winning design, publishing and digital communications agency based in central Tokyo.

We are looking for a creative, proactive, experienced and driven Video Producer with strong organizational and interpersonal skills who enjoys creating a wide range of content in a busy, successful and diverse company.

The Job

The successful applicant will be responsible for producing videos and creating engaging content for a variety of clients and in-house projects. Their technical expertise and operational skills will be utilized at every stage of production, from conception to delivery.

Key Qualifications / Responsibilities

  • Enthusiastic self-starter with minimum two years of industry experience
  • Native-level English with the ability to work on Japanese projects
  • Strong camera, lighting and sound operation skills—preferably with a cinematographer / DOP background
  • Strong editing and animation skills
  • Confident in all aspects of post-production (editing, animation, color grading, sound mixing)
  • Experience using Final Cut Pro X and Adobe Creative Suite (After Effects, Audition)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
  • Coordinating and managing schedules with internal teams and vendors
  • Developing video series and concepts that align with brand missions 
  • Managing in-house media channels
  • Flexible, creative, personable, team player

We Offer

  • Attractive salary negotiable based on experience
  • Professional career and life coaching, training, mentoring
  • Generous company share appreciation rights scheme 
  • Full exposure to all aspects of our business
  • Network of established professionals and senior leaders
  • Friendly, comfortable environment at the new Cambridge Innovation Center
  • Transport allowance
  • Paid vacations
  • Social insurance and benefits

Working Hours

  • 9:30am to 6:30pm Monday to Friday
  • Work from home and / or office flexibility

We are only accepting applicants who are currently living in Japan.

Please apply with your CV, video showreel and brief cover letter to: careers@custom-media.com.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

No telephone calls please.

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