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DIGITAL CONTENT CREATOR – Formula 1/Event focus

Job Title: Digital Content Creator (Digital Video, Still Photography & Editing) 
Must be based in: UK/EU (Global Role International Fully Paid Travel)
Status: Part-time, project work 
Reports to: Digital Strategist & Social Media Manager
Language: Impeccable English, additional fluent language merited. 

Apply by: 27th September 2020 at 9 PM GMT +2 

What We’re Seeking
We’re on the hunt for a digital video content creating master. Someone who’s native in creating content for digital & social media. You’re fluent in banging video and epic still photography and you’re ready to work all over the world following and documenting the fastest sport on the earth, Formula 1. 

About Us
16K Agency is a digital creative agency originally based in Melbourne, Australia and Stockholm, Sweden. We’re embedded in the fast-paced and action-packed world of F1 racing. We have been creating content at every round of the F1 championship since 2018 which sees us at over 20 international race events per season. 

We pride ourselves on telling great stories over social media. We do this by hiring hungry and highly skilled content creators who understand that the opportunity to work this close to F1 is the stuff you tell your grandkids about. If you think your grandkids will love the stories and you’re an epic content creator then keep reading!

Ideally, you’re based in Europe, or can be based there for the F1 racing season (March-December). Depending on the location, we require our content team at the track Thurs-Sun, excluding extra days for travel. The days are big as is this opportunity to wear an access-all-areas media pass around your neck and rub shoulders with the glamourous, the famous and the fastest drivers in the world.

Our task is to create incredible lifestyle content around the premium hospitality, ticketing, event and entertainment programs within F1. This is arguably the best party around live sport anywhere and it is our job to show the world just what goes on in the wild and incredible world of F1.

All flights, hotels, meals at the rounds and transport will be covered by us. This is a contract project role and you’ll be paid for each round you attend. 

About You
You’re hungry. You’re a brilliant creative and commercially minded. You can take direction, but you are also a self-starter and eager to get work done. You are awesome to work with and want to be a part of a passionate team!

You’re obsessed with creating social media content and you know what works. You’re up to date with all the major social platforms and you know what type of content works on them. You can work fast, really fast. This means shooting and editing and publishing often on the fly and almost in real-time. You’ve got slick video skills and your still photography is on point. You can edit things so well even Quentin Tarantino gets goosebumps. You’re proficient in Lightroom, Photoshop, Premiere and Final Cut Pro. Your attention to detail needs to be one of your strongest points. 

 

We want this to be the best thing you’ve ever worked on and we want someone who’s got the serious creative skills, work ethic and dedication to deliver. 

Benefits & Perks:

  • Paid international travel

  • Attending international Formula 1 events 

  • Rubbing shoulders and working with everyone from celebrities and top athletes to world leaders.

  • Very fun, challenging & highly entertaining work environment 

  • Opportunity to hone your creative content skills around world-class international sport & hospitality.  

 

Required Skillset:

  • Post-Secondary education in a related field or equivalent experience

  • At least 3+ years of video content, filming, photography, production and editing experience​

  • Have a base level of personal camera equipment suitable for social media quality photography and video 

  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite

  • The ability to plan and facilitate video shoots

  • Advanced knowledge & understanding of digital content on Social Media platforms including but not limited to Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, TikTok, Snapchat, LinkedIn. 

  • Excellent communication skills & attention to detail 

  • Impeccable English skills both written and verbal.

  • A truly creative thinker with the ability to execute 

  • Problem-solving skills

  • Be able to work and deliver amazing work under pressure and in a fast-paced environment

Also, due to the nature of this role, you must live nearby a major international airport. Please let us know in the application which one is the closest to you, and how long it takes you to travel to it by car and/or public transport.

 

If you think this role is for you and you’re seriously talented digital content creator then let’s chat! 


To Apply:

If you’re still reading at this point and you’re a little bit sweaty betty about this role then shoot through an email with a custom cover letter and a folio link that showcases your insanely hot skills and details exactly why you are perfect for this role. In further regards to your folio, as this role (unfortunately) is not just about shooting fast cars, we would love to see any photos with lifestyle/people/event focus as well!

 

Finally, please send your application to hello@16kagency.com with the title “CONTENT CREATOR GUN FOR HIRE”