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Kickstart Squad (Employment)

CAHOOTIFY has been cleared by the DWP to offer eight roles on the government’s Kickstart Programme for a period of 6 months.

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There is a lot of potential crossover in the roles that we’re offering so please express interest in the one that is the closest fit. In reality, the way we share work among the “Kickstart Squad” will be a collaborative affair that considers the individual and complementary strengths of each person on the team.

Wanted

Video Tutorial Creator

Role status:

Will close on 15 March, 2021

In return for:

GBP £8.20 per hour

Duration:

6 months

25 hours per week delivered flexibly by mutual agreement.

Location:

Can work remotely

Job code

KE2021Q102

Eligibility

To be eligible to express interest in this role you must be 21 - 24 years old and claiming Universal Credit in the UK.

Background

Cahootify has been cleared by the DWP to offer eight roles on the government’s Kickstart Programme. There is a lot of potential crossover in the roles we’re offering so please express interest in the one that is the closest fit. In reality, the way we share work among the “Kickstart Squad” will be a collaborative affair that considers the individual and complementary strengths of each person on the team.

Job Summary

We are looking for a candidate who has experience in filmmaking and video editing to create engaging instructional “how-to” videos for the Cahootify web app. We’re seeking to make these videos snappy and engaging as well as informative.

The video tutorial creator will be:

  • Learning the Cahootify software in depth in order to be able to transfer that knowledge to our members.
  • Working with the Head of Product to define “how-tos” to be created.
  • Considering/planning ways to make the videos engaging and entertaining as well as educational.
  • Creating a future-proof template structure for “how to” videos that will allow for easy updating and creation of new lessons as the software develops.
  • Creating an initial series of actual “how to” videos for common Cahootify tasks/use cases.

Basic Requirements

  • Proficiency in video editing software such as Adobe Premiere or Final Cut.
  • Experience with screen capture software such as Camtasia or ScreenFlow would be helpful but is not essential.
  • Examples of previous work to show (could be uni projects, for example).
  • Experience in a similar role in the industry would be helpful but is not essential.
  • Able to work remotely.
  • Good internet connection and access to Zoom for video calls.

Qualities We're Looking For

  • Hard-working.
  • Responsible.
  • Self-disciplined.
  • Independent and able to take initiative.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Team player.


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