Senior Videographer and Editor (6 month fixed term contract)


  • Manchester  
    perm, remote, temp to perm  
  • Company
    AO World PLC  
    Start date
    6 month fixed term contract  
  • Closing date
    2 January 2022  
    Posted on
    2 November 2021  

The role:

We are looking for an extremely talented film maker to join our team in Manchester as a Senior Videographer and Editor for a six month fixed term contract. Reporting into the Head of Production you’ll be responsible for creating friendly, energetic, full of beans content that will entertain and delight on our social channels. You will develop fully realised film concepts from briefs and craft them into purposeful and bright videos that engage and entertain.

Here's What You Can Expect To Be Doing:

What you will be doing:

  • Shooting, directing, and editing great looking content
  • Nurture new talent within the team
  • Based in Manchester office you will shoot both in studios and on location including our sites across the UK
  • Work closely with our creative, production, brand, trade and marketing teams
  • Attending briefs and creative sessions as required to add value to the process
  • Create creative treatments and decks
  • Help sense check feasibility of concepts with production

Skills & Experience:

  • An experienced and passionate film maker who is creatively driven
  • A passion for creating dynamic, engaging, relevant content
  • Experience of directing, shooting and editing
  • Excellent working knowledge of camera, sound and lighting equipment
  • Knowledge of Adobe Premiere CC in conjunction with other Creative Suite applications (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.) a bonus
  • Knowledge of sound recording, audio editing and mixing a bonus
  • Copywriting skills would be a bonus

A Few Things About You:

About you:

You’re already a camera expert, always checking out the latest camera tech and accessories and driven to finding new and innovative filming techniques which bring an undeniable polish to your films.

Within your skillset you are also an excellent editor able to shape, mould and craft any story instinctively from multi camera run and gun footage and with an ear for music that lifts, enhances and completes the film.

You have bags of energy and lots of creative ideas that you will use as you work alongside our creatives and producers to help us in our mission to raise the bar of our creative content.


· Shoot, direct and create video and film content

· Have a creative overview and influence over the creative output

· Ability to constantly deliver high quality work, sometimes with restricted budget

· Creation of brand films, behind the scenes videos, event filming, pitch and internal films

· Able to travel to shoot locations at short notice across the UK and potentially overseas.

Why Choose AO?

Our people are our superpower, and that’s no accident. We’re looking for everyday heroes who want to learn and help other people achieve. Those glass-half-full-types who have an appetite for a better tomorrow.

With AO, the sky’s the limit. We’ll support you to be the best version of yourself and always drive your career forward.

We keep things simple. We say things like "treat every customer like they’re your gran" and "make decisions your mum would be proud of" because we’re personal and act with integrity - every day in every action.

Our Benefits:

We’ve designed our benefits to cover everything from big moments to little helps. As well all as the essentials, like pensions and holidays, we’ve got our own "AO Perks" to help you with the little things that matter.

To see all our benefits and perks, visit our AO Benefits page.

• 25 days holiday (Excluding Bank Holidays)

• At least 5% contribution pension scheme*

• Dedicated wellness initiatives that support your wellbeing, ranging from our 24hr employee assistance programme to subsidised gym membership.