World Triathlon is looking for a Video editor

by Olalla Cernuda on 08 Feb, 2021 06:54 • Español

World Triathlon wishes to expand its media and communications team to support the increasing activities of the international federation. World Triathlon is now searching for an experienced and creative Video Editor to join our team! As a Video Editor at World Triathlon, the selected contractor will be responsible for capturing, editing, and producing video content for the World Triathlon multiple platforms.

Job Summary:

 Edit clips for multiple purposes and platforms
 Work both on and off-site when required
 Manage and oversee all technical aspects of video recording and editing
 Work with our creative teams to define contents, production schedules, rundowns and production priorities and requirements
 Regularly collaborate with the marketing team
 Follow the brand guidelines
 Edit videos provided by other World Triathlon video contractors as required
 Produce World Triathlon’s promotional videos, campaign materials
 Work with stakeholders for other deliverables

Key responsibilities:

 Create audiovisual content for all World Triathlon’s communications channels in order to engage, promote and create awareness of the sport.
 Maintain and categorize the archive
 Record and edit interviews and features when requested, both online or onsite
 Edit features, interviews and video snippets as required
 Produce social media clips of World Triathlon events
 Coordinate with the World Triathlon Media team the video production schedule and requirements

The candidate must have:

 Three years of experience as video specialist of a similar role
 Great experience of using video and editing equipment
 Creative thinker
 Good time-management skills
 Great interpersonal and communication skills
 Ability to travel internationally if/when requested
 Proficient in editing software
 Knowledge and a good understanding of motion graphics is preferred
 Knowledge about the sport of triathlon is desirable, although not essential
 The successful candidate, as well as having a passion for sport, must be a top class and creative video editor
 Digitally savvy, a team player and a great all-rounder
 Must have the ability to organise, plan and work to strict deadlines.
 All candidates must possess a ‘can-do’ attitude, a progressive personality and enjoy engaging with internal team members, as well as external stakeholders.
 Available to work on week-ends both on site and remotely

About us
World Triathlon is the world governing body for the Olympic sport of Triathlon and all related MultiSport disciplines: Duathlon, Aquathlon, Cross Triathlon and Winter Triathlon.  World Triathlon was founded in 1989 at the first Congress in Avignon, France.  World Triathlon is headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, and has offices in Madrid, Spain and Vancouver, Canada. It now has over 170 affiliated National Federations around the world and is one of the youngest International Federation in the Olympic Games. Triathlon was awarded Olympic Games status in 1994. World Triathlon is proudly committed to supporting the development of the sport worldwide through strong relationships with continental and national federations, working with its partners to offer a balanced sport development programme from grassroots to a high-performance level.  For more information, visit:

Position: Video Editor
Company: World Triathlon
Application Deadline: February 20, 2021
Classification: Freelance contractor
Start date: March, 2020
Salary: To be negotiated depending the experience of the candidate. The candidate must use his/her own equipment for filming and editing, which will not be provided by World Triathlon.
To Apply
Email with a current résumé, cover letter and video samples.

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