Department: Research and Campaigns Team, Citizens Advice Plymouth

Equipment: We can provide a DSLR camera and lapel mic and lighting, plus tripod. In this role you could also use your own equipment – this can be discussed in further details once you have expressed your interest.

Overview:

Citizens Advice Plymouth is seeking a skilled and enthusiastic volunteer to assist our Research and Campaigns team by filming and editing a short case study video (3-5 minutes) showcasing our utilities projects’ support offer. This is a unique one-off opportunity to contribute to a meaningful project that will help us to reach more people across the country with our support offer, while showcasing your creative talents.

The volunteer will receive full credit for their work.

Timescale:

The project will start in mid-July and be completed by mid-September 2024.

Responsibilities:

· Collaborate with the Research and Campaigns team to develop video concepts and storyboards.

· Working with the Research and Campaigns team, develop prompt questions/supporting text for use during filming, to structure the video

· Film video footage according to project requirements and vision.

· Edit video footage, including adding music, graphics, and other enhancements.

· Ensure high-quality production standards.

· Manage and maintain all video production equipment.

· Meet deadlines and deliver the final video in the required format, and in line with Citizens Advice brand guidelines.

Skills and Experience:

· Proven experience in filming and video editing.

· Proficiency with video editing software (e.g., Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, etc.).

· Ability to provide and manage own filming and editing equipment.

· Strong creative and technical skills.

· Good communication and collaboration skills.

· Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.

· Attention to detail and a keen eye for visual storytelling.

Benefits:

· Full credit and recognition for your work on the video.

· Opportunity to develop your portfolio and gain valuable experience.

· Chance to contribute to an impactful case study video that will benefit people across the country.

· Supportive and collaborative working environment.