Video Assistant

  • Are you looking to be part of an industry-leading company that creates awesome marketing content?
  • Would you be excited to work on cool video projects that reach tens of thousands of viewers each week?
  • Do you love being in the studio and onsite as part of a film crew as much as you love editing the captured content?
  • Are you an effective and clear communicator who is not afraid to ask great questions, identify solutions, and troubleshoot when needed?
  • Do you want to hone your skills in video editing with one of Canada’s fastest growing companies?
  • Are you someone who can do what it takes to get the job done well in a fast-paced environment?
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About Breakthrough Academy

We run a ridiculously fast-growing company that helps innovative entrepreneurs in the contracting industry grow their businesses by implementing excellent operational systems into their companies. We believe in the unlimited potential of entrepreneurship and help our Members (clients) break through barriers and take their businesses to the next level.

Our proprietary training program brings systemization to a company’s operations, develops an entrepreneur’s core business skills, and holds accountability to goals along with a clear business plan.

Breakthrough Academy is now just seven years old and growing rapidly with over 500 business owners developing in the program, and an awesome team of 40 running the show. We are leaders in the contracting industry, producing high-quality, engaging content across multiple social media channels and we are well on track to continue the growth of our audience.

Because of this, we are looking for an amazing Video Assistant to join our Marketing Team.

This is where you come in.


This Is For You If:

  • You have a good eye for detail when it comes to editing volumes of video content
  • Your time management and prioritization skills are what keep you at pace to hit deadlines
  • You find satisfaction by going above and beyond, even if it is behind the scenes
  • You are adaptable and flexible; pivoting is just part of the game
  • You are eager to learn and want to be part of a collaborative team
  • Long days at the studio are fun, exciting and energizing to you
  • You consider yourself a self starter who loves to keep busy
  • You are resourceful & reliable; you are a team player who walks the walk
  • You are mature & humble; you understand that feedback is just part of creating the best end product
  • You are excited by setting goals and are ready to get to work to attain them
  • Words like “calm”, “easy-going”, and “someone who rolls with the punches” describe who you are
  • You are passionate about your craft and you’re ready to jump into an established team to continue your growth

Application Form

In This Role, You Will Be:

  • Working closely with and supporting the Video Producer to produce awesome, on-brand videos and snippets for our content marketing outlets
  • Travelling around the lower mainland and beyond to support the filming of our podcast in-studio, Member (client) interviews, case studies, and other cool content
  • Ensuring successful video shoots by setting up the podcast studio, testing lights, audio and internet before the team and guests arrive
  • Managing the teleprompter and other in-studio tasks during filming days
  • Using BTA camera equipment (Sony) to film and shoot various content
  • Rough cutting Contractor Evolution (our podcast!) episodes and other video content segments for the marketing team
  • Fully managing our footage and episode library on external hard drives
  • Creating production notes, timecoding for each episode to highlight interruptions, pauses, stops, etc.
  • Supporting the production of new video content for the BTA Management System video library
  • Categorising and delivering footage to the Video Producer for final edits
  • Supporting filming and photographing on off-site shoots to ensure a successful production day

Experience Required:

  • 2+ years of experience in freelance video production and editing including photography, audio
  • Experience working within strong brand guidelines
  • Experience with cameras, lighting, audio, teleprompter testing and setup
  • Experience with pre/post-production workflows
  • Experience editing: pre/post production
  • Proficient in Final Cut, Zoom, Slack, Asana
  • Vancouver/Greater Vancouver/Fraser Valley based with a reliable vehicle
BTA Careers
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BTA Careers

Application Form

The Benefits:

  • Build relationships with hundreds of smart and driven entrepreneurs
  • Work with a winning marketing team that fuels high-reach content
  • Help bring solutions to hundreds of business owners across the continent
  • Mentorship and learning from experienced business owners and industry-leaders
  • An opportunity to join our team early on and ride the wave of one of the fastest growing company in Canada
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Enjoy cool travel perks to fun, adventurous locations

If this sounds like you and you feel ready to take on an awesome new adventure, use the application form below and let us know why you’d be a great fit for our team!

We will contact all shortlisted applicants.

Application Form

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