Specialist Technician (Learning and Teaching) Content Production


London College of Fashion
London College of Fashion - John Prince's St
Full time
College Office

1 September 2017 23:55

15 September 2017
£33, 090- £40, 634 pa

Based at London College of Fashion’s central site near Oxford Circus, 20 John Princes Street, you will be working in the Content Production team. You will be creating video content against internally commissioned briefs in line with the aspirations and aesthetic requirements of the College Internal and External Relations team, as well as academic stakeholders throughout the College and University.

You will apply a high level of skill drawn from your experience within a digital filmmaking background. You will provide inward facing guidance and advice to students and staff working within the College and University in alignment with College and the University operating plans.

As a member of the Content Production team you will work across the six London College of Fashion campus sites filming graduate shows, exhibitions, performance art, seminars and VIP lectures as well as engaging with a wide range of documentary and learning video projects.

Content Production team members are encouraged to engage in practice-led research into emerging technologies, practices and techniques.

You will liaise with and report to the Learning Technology Support Manager and the Learning Technology Support Coordinator, Internal and External Relations team, and Events team for operationally devolved responsibilities and to ensure that the service user experience meets the College and University’s defined professional and quality standards.

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

London College of Fashion is extremely proud to be a global leader in fashion education, research and consultancy. Much of its success is down to its dedicated employees, and you will play an important role in shaping future creative professionals, and impact on the future of so many creative industries.

We are looking for a talented cinematographer who has a developed a keen understanding of the visual language and aesthetic required to create material of a commercial standard. You will need a solid background in producing content in a wide variety of formats to a defined creative brief, including documentary, marketing / promo and learning content.

You will be required to be flexible with your work time arrangements in order to capture ad-hoc events that occur out of normal working hours.

You will work with the College Internal and External Relations team, academics, students and technicians to create material with a distinct visual style for an international audience.

Experience working as part of a production team is vital for the successful applicant, as is a professional aptitude for the use of Digital filmmaking equipment.

Applicants must provide (in their supporting statement) a URL link to an anonymous showreel of no more than two minutes. Your name should not appear anywhere in this showreel. If you make it password protected, please also include your password in the application. If you are invited for interview, you may be asked to explain in detail your involvement in your showreel examples.

Showreels should demonstrate as many of the following attributes as possible:

1. Directorial ability

2. Cinematography / DOP

3. Post Production (editorial)

4. Lighting

5. Audio design / dialogue editing / ADR / Foley

6. Visual Effects / 3D integration

7. HDR or Slow / High Framerate

8. Compositing / Rotoscoping

9. Colour Correction / look

10. Motion Graphics

11. Visualisation / Pre-Visualisation

If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at vacancies@fashion.arts.ac.uk 

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.