Media Researcher (with Video Editing Experience)

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Posted: 3rd March 2021

Contract: Full Time, 4 month fixed term, immediate start

Salary: c. £20,000 p.a dependent on experience

Closing Date: 10th March 2021

About Twig Education

At Twig Education we’re passionate about our products and the future of science education. We care about what we do and how we do it.

Since launching in 2011, our resources are now used by over 150,000 teachers, in over 60 countries and in 19 different languages. Our award-winning videos, digital resources and lesson materials are created in our head offices in Glasgow, near Kelvingrove Park, by a team of around 80 filmmakers, designers, developers, writers, teachers, academics and parentsAt Twig Education we’re passionate about STEM education and we’re passionate about digital.

Our reputation is based on designing and producing easy-to-use teacher and student tools that engage students. These high-quality, hands-on materials, assessments, multimedia and digital are inspiring learners and teachers around the world. Our programs allow for flexible implementation models for in-person and/or virtual delivery of lessons.

Working closely with our collaborative “think tank” which includes Imperial College of London, Stanford SCALE and classroom specialists, we deliver award-winning, groundbreaking K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics education programs.

We are a dynamic company with a performance-enhancing culture with a mission to provide access to high-quality education, inclusion and equity for all students.

The role

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Media Researcher with video editing experience to work on a brand new project within our busy Post Production department. The successful candidate will be a team player with excellent organisation and communication skills, have an exceptional eye for detail and be able to work to tight deadlines. They should be able to interpret BBC PASC’s, or similar rights reporting documents, and have experience using Adobe Premiere Pro.

Responsibilities include:
  • Footage scoping and clearance
  • Creating projects and timelines in Premiere Pro
  • Asset management
  • Output and quality control
  • Delivering projects on time
Key skills:
  • Interpreting BBC PASCs / similar rights reporting documents
  • Experience of Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Have an excellent eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • A minimum of 12 months in a similar role or other relevant experience.
What is it like to work at Twig?

As a company, we strive to maintain an open, fair, relaxed and flexible culture where hard work is recognised and rewarded.

Benefits of working at Twig include:

  • Salaries in line with market rates
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Healthshield cashback plan
  • Generous holiday allowance including birthday off
Think you might be right for this role? We'd love to hear from you!

To apply, please complete the Online Application Form, attaching a CV and covering letter, demonstrating the extent to which your skills, abilities and experience meet the requirements of this role.  Applications close at 5pm on Wednesday 10 March 2021.

NB:  Though this role would normally be based in our Glasgow office, staff are currently home-working until it is safe for us to move back to an in-office environment. We are reviewing our plans in line with Scottish Government policy.

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