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Cinematographer (DP)

Winnipeg, MB, Canada Req #137
Thursday, February 11, 2021
We do big campaigns with big impact, and your creativity is needed. Help us express our industry-leading brand across traditional and digital channels while taking our national and regional campaigns to the next level. Our tight-knit team of brand, copy, design, campaigns, digital, insights, and more will encourage your ingenuity in a fun and innovative environment. Ready to make a difference for customers, couriers, and restaurants across the country? Come hungry.


As a key part of our Creative Studio, the successful candidate in this role will work directly with Skip’s Marketing and Design teams to drive stakeholder growth and value through content creation. Filming and editing timelines will have a quick turnaround for each project undertaken. With multiple projects on the go, you’ll be able to make a big impact on Skip’s brand and position in the dynamic and growing marketplace of online food delivery.


We’re looking for people who want the chance of contributing to build a world-class tech company right here in the Canadian Prairies.

What’s On Your Plate:

  • Shooting and editing video for traditional media and digital distribution channels

  • Working within Skip’s Creative Studio alongside a host of other teams, executing on video needs related to campaigns, commercial partnerships, and advertising initiatives

  • Executing on a content strategy for each of Skip’s social media platforms that require video assets (ie- Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, SnapChat, LinkedIn)

  • Executing on planned content initiatives for each of Skip’s stakeholder groups (ie- Couriers, Restaurants, and Customers)

  • Managing Skip’s asset library of raw footage, audio, project files, and video exports

  • Turning around video content with short timelines

Recipe for Success:

Required Experience:

  • 5-10 years’ experience in a Director of Photography or similar role (Cinematographer, Corporate Videographer etc)

  • Experience in shooting & editing video (advertisements & docu-style production)

  • Experience operating cine cameras (RED DSMC2 cameras preferred)

  • Experience in post-production using Adobe CC (Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects)

  • Experience building, operating, and maintaining production cameras

  • Experience working on commercial film sets as part of a crew, and working with a Director and Senior Producer to achieve the creative objectives

  • Understanding and experience with lighting a scene and composing a shot

  • Experience working with storyboards to execute a creative direction

  • Well-versed in colour correction and audio mixing

Additional Experience (considered an asset):

  • Motion graphics experience

  • Licensed & insured drone pilot

  • Social media guru   



Link to portfolio required (ie. Website, Vimeo, YouTube, or samples of work)

What It's Like to work At Skip:
Picture this: You, dressed in your fave casual attire, amongst a diverse team of friendly and passionate colleagues. Where we work to make sure all voices are heard, all differences valued, all people treated fairly. You take pride in knowing your input and uniqueness are not only embraced but make an impact on a national food delivery platform with deep Canadian roots and its satisfied customers.As the company grows, so do you — not only do you meet and surpass new challenges every day, but you have the opportunity to get involved, making a real difference in your and Skip’s future. With committees like Skip’s BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Colour) Network and Women In Tech alongside our CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) work with organizations like Pride and United Way Winnipeg, you have the opportunity for not only your voice to be heard but for your actions to make an impact, joining a cause that you’re passionate about.  
That’s just a small taste of what it’s like to work at one of Canada’s leading tech companies. If you’re hungry for opportunity, growth, and something meaningful in a dynamic environment, we’d love to hear from you. 
Skip The Dishes is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We are committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment activities and will work with all applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.Note: All employees will be asked to sign a Consent for Disclosure of Personal Information in order to complete a background check. Job offers will be conditional upon results that the Company determines to be satisfactory.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Winnipeg, MB, Canada