Webcasting and Video Production Officer

City of York Council
York, North Yorkshire
£21,989 to £24,447 per annum
Closing date
26 Sep 2021

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Corporate Services, Communications
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Job Details

City of York Council’s Democratic Services department is seeking to recruit a Webcasting and Video Production Officer to join the team.

About the role;

This is a fast developing and dynamic role working with the Webcasting Manager you will be responsible for the delivery of the live streaming of the council’s public meetings and the production of videos to inform residents and to support council initiatives.

Key skills and Experience;

Successful candidates need to;

  • demonstrate an up-to-date practical knowledge of live streaming, video conferencing platforms and software (YouTube / Facebook Live, Wirecast, Open Broadcaster Studio, Zoom, Microsoft Teams) and video production software (Adobe Premiere, Adobe Audition, Adobe After Effects)
  • have experience in using professional video cameras, sound recording and lighting equipment to a high professional standard
  • have experienced in updating websites using content management systems and have a basic knowledge of HTML
  • have imagination, flexability and be expected to keep up-to-date with the latest developments in the fields of live streaming and video production

The Council is highly committed to investing in the talent and wellbeing of our staff and can offer a generous annual leave allowance, access to the Local Government Pension Scheme, comprehensive Health & Wellbeing initiatives and a reward package which recognises your contribution.

We can offer flexible working practices, community engagement and volunteer activities and, as part of our commitment to you, promote continuous Learning & Development.

In addition we also offer a growing range of discounts, rewards and savings.

For further information, or an informal discussion, please contact Richard Jackson at richard.jackson@york.gov.uk  or on 01904 555 752.

Closing date: Sunday 26 September 2021 at 12 midnight

Interviews Week commencing 11 October 2021

Job Description



The City of York has a rich history stretching back nearly 2000 years; George VI once said that: 'The history of York is the history of England'. York has a wealth of heritage and history. York attracts over four million visitors a year and popular destinations include York Minster, which is the largest Gothic cathedral in Europe, the Castle Museum, the National Railway Museum and the Jorvik Viking Centre. Tourism is an important industry in York and the city also has a thriving bioscience, technology and research sector, centred on the City's Science Park. Other major employers include Nestle, City of York Council and York Hospitals NHS Trust. York has excellent transport links, being on the East Coast Mainline and close to the A1M. From York seaside resorts such as Scarborough, Whitby and Filey or the North York Moors National Park are a short journey by road or rail.

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