Video journalist for 5 Media

Video journalist for 5 Media

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Are you passionate about developing a strong brand and motivated to build an engaged community that acts to shape a greener future? We are seeking a bold, dynamic and energetic video journalist who can develop online content and direct creative short-docs that speaks to and activates our audience.

As our Video Journalist you will be responsible for all our video content. You will develop strong online content that engage our community and focus on sparking behavioral change. A passion for developing innovative and creative ideas, a sense of what moves people and a journalistic approach is essential in this position.

About us

5 is a global impact media foundation co-creating a sustainable future. We aim to inspire and unite behind great ideas, through storytelling and partnerships and building an engaged community in order to accelerate positive change.
We are on an important and serious mission but we don’t take ourselves too seriously. The team of 20 members is diverse and spread out over our offices in Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Silicon Valley. Our work culture is informal and entrepreneurial, the organization is flat and we believe in a test and learn approach to realize our end goal of having a positive impact on people and the planet. 

About the role

This is a full-time position for an experienced Video Journalist, who shares our ideas and values and wants to contribute to our mission of engaging people to create a better future. You will be working on site in Amsterdam, Denmark and will report to our Head of Storytelling who is based at our Copenhagen office.


  • Responsible for taking our video content to the next level. Developing snackable and short forms original videos.
  • Responsible for idea generation, developing and producing video content for the website and Social Media.
  • Responsible for creating and developing video content from A-Z
  • Crucial part of the content team, giving creative input and concepts to contribute to the weekly content calendar
  • In-house video production at our events, inside the organisation and editorial video content. Full production process of video content, including editing. 
  • Working with the editorial team on mock-ups and testing video’s for our articles before publishing


  • A fluent English speaker with a journalistic background
  • A striking sharp eye for creative video/moving images
  • You have a strong understanding of briefs and can handle lights and technical issues connected to video production, drone experience would be an asset
  • Designing infographics, small graphic elements, video loops etc is a plus
  • You know how to empower people with video
  • You believe in positive nudging within climate communication for a sustainable future


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