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Ambitious, Dedicated & Resourceful 

Objective
Seeking to work as a Video Editor with a production company or television station, where I can use my creativity and skills to help tell a story; build the brand, create engagement, while learning and growing in the industry.

Work experience

Mar 2017Currently

Freelance Video Editor

Next Level World Class Limited

Editor of The S.T.E.M Adventures of Kabi and Sasha on YouTube. A kids science show that encourages young minds to explore the fun side of science and technology through experiments.

Worked on promotional material for Apex Steel Ltd.

Worked with William Grants and Sons Ltd for their marketing presentations.

Worked with the Hayer Group for the Homes Expo 2017 presentation

Nov 2014Feb 2017

Video Editor/ Digital Content Producer

Wheels Media Corporate Communications

Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Managing Consultant, I am responsible for media and digital content management by performing the following duties:

  • Logistics and equipment management. I ensure that our cameras, tapes, tripod stands, lights, microphones etc are in good condition and keep an equipment log for pre & post event storage.
  • Planning and organising for an event by hiring video and photography crew and overseeing set-up and coverage
  • Directing video production for web, social channels and news broadcast
  • Distribution of footage to media houses e.g KTN,K24,NTV,
  • Editing event footage and videos and publishing on our various social channels e.g YouTube, Vimeo, Web page etc
  • Social Media communication for our clients 
  • In-House social media. Create concepts for social media content. 
  • Integrate with team on other projects that require teamwork
  • Integrated marketing


May 2014Sep 2014

Intern - News Room Editing

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Creatively work with the layers of images, story, dialogue, music, pacing, as well as the actors' performances to effectively "re-imagine" and even rewrite the film to craft a cohesive whole.

Responsibilities:

Reporting to my supervisor, I was responsible for assembling raw material into a finished product suitable for broadcasting by performing the following duties:

  • Assemble all raw footage, with camera shots either recorded or transferred onto video tape in preparation for inputting into the computer
  • Inputting uncut rushes and sound, and synchronizing and storing them into files on the company server folder
  • Digitally cut the files to determine the sequence of the film and determining what is usable
  • Create a rough cut of the film and determine the exact cutting for the next and final stages
  • Oversee the quality and progress of the audio and vision engineering and editing of the news bulletin
  • Consult with the supervisor and producer throughout the post-production process
  • Familiarize with editing software (Final Cut Pro)
  • Experiment with styles and techniques including the design of graphic elements
  • Select the most effective shot of a scene in terms of news features, relevance or continuity
  • Other duties as assigned
Mar 2014May 2014

Data Entry

Millennial Consult

Responsibilities:

Extract, sort and input data for presentation

Proper filing and storage

Education

Mar 2012Dec 2013

    Journalism & Mass Comm. (Dip.)

Nairobi Institute of Business Studies
Feb 2006Nov 2010

K C S E (Mean Gr. C+)

Kirwara High School

Interests

Passion: Film Editing, Graphic Design, Motion Design, Kinetic Typography and Photography.

Interests: Investing, Health and fitness, Music festivals, Travelling, Cinematography, and Nature.

Voluntary activities: Awareness on the importance of Trees.

Scout: Led my Patrol (L.Nasser) to Provincial Finals at the Kenya Scouting Association Competitions.(2010),

Attended the World Scouts Centenary Jamboree (2007) - "Once as Scout, Always a Scout."

Referees

Ms. Wangari Mwaniki

Founder & CEO

Millennial Consult

+254 727 296 503

Mr. Moses Gitari

Direct Supervisor, Technical Department - Newsroom Editing

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

(+254) 728 796 365

Mr. Rogers Meroka

HOD, Journalism & Mass Communication

Nairobi Institute of Business Studies

[email protected]

(+254) 722 317 357

Kamau Ngunyi 

MANAGING consultant |WHEELS MEDIA CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS 

 5th Floor, Muthaiga Suites  Opp Oil Libya Plaza  P.o Box 443-00600, Nairobi, Kenya 

Tel: (+254) 0721 707995| 700936745 | 737115653 | 0704 926602 

 skype: kamau.ngunyi  |www.wheelsmedia.co.ke