Videographer - Video Editor

CrossRoad Summer Institute is seeking a videographer/video editor for its Boston Session at Hellenic College Holy Cross June 8-June 22.  The position will be responsible for shooting and editing a 30 minute memory video and a 2-3 minute promo video that captures the experience of the high school juniors and seniors who attend the Boston Session of this engaging summer institute.  Attached is a graphic for the posting.
 

CrossRoad Videographer/Video Editor

 

2022 Job Description

 

About CrossRoad:  CrossRoad is an engaging summer institute for Orthodox Christian high school juniors and seniors sponsored by the Office of Vocation & Ministry at Hellenic College. For summer 2022, CrossRoad offers a ten-day session on the campus of Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology in Brookline, MA. 

The purpose of the CR Memory Video is two-fold

  1. Pedagogical Tool: It will serve as a substantial reminder/review for key take-aways and lessons in each of the sessions and throughout CrossRoad as a whole.
  2. Community-building/PR Tool: By the video capturing highlights of the ten-day program, participants will have the chance to recall and deepen the community ties that they began during CR, and participants will also be able share this experience with family and friends. 

Videography

The videographer/video editor will

  • Draft CR Memory Video Vision Statement prior to program to be reviewed by/discussed with CR Director during initial meetings.
  • Film all key aspects of CrossRoad sessions including, but not limited to, classroom lectures, participant interaction, travel highlights, staff programming, chapel services, and participant interviews reflecting the vision and central themes of CrossRoad.
  • Keep a written log of short clips of the most engaging material.
  • Interview participants throughout each session to capture a sense of what they are learning.
  • Back-up all video footage throughout the session.
  • Effectively record footage at short notice, as needed.
  • Effectively record audio of each session on separate recording device or via lapel microphone(s) in order to sync with video footage during video editing phase.

Video Editing

The videographer/video editor will

  • Sort through the mass amounts of footage and choose the appropriate segments that reflect the CrossRoad message.
  • Edit footage and add appropriate background music
  • Develop in accordance with the deadlines:
  • One 2-3-minute highlight video of each session that can be used for social media/PR
  • One 25-30-minute documentary/memory video of each session experience

 

Requirements

  • Must be a college/graduate student or young professional
  • Competency in using a video camera and coordinating media/technology
  • Competency and former experience using professional video editing software
  • Excellent organizational skills

Dates

            SESSION 1

  • June 8—Arrive to campus.
  • June 9-10—Orientation to Position
  • June 12-22—Filming Session 1
  • June 23-July 30—Editing Footage

Deadlines

  • June 28, 2022—Final Draft of Session 1 Highlight Video       
  • July 28, 2022—Final Draft Session 1 Documentary/Memory Video

Compensation

  • Stipend: $1,250 ($625 for filming + $625 for editing) per session
  • Housing, travel, and all meals during the program are included. 

Application

Application inquiries can be sent to: ademos@crossroadinstitute.org

Posted by

CrossRoad Institute Inc.

14 Magazine Street
Cambridge, MA

Web: www.crossroadinstitute.orgPhone: 617-935-0280

Posted on: May 17, 2022