Creative & Marketing

VIDEO EDITOR

New York
Full Time

Our client, an independent agency specializing in creating culturally relevant campaigns that change the conversation, is looking for a Video Editor. This person will bring concepts to life through storytelling, rhythm, visual and sound.  This person is responsible for the video and audio editing of a wide array of projects that vary in scale, style, and scope, and employ different techniques for success on various platforms (social & digital especially).

Responsibilities:

  • Edit live-action and/or b-roll video for a variety of applications: including social & digital channels, case studies for internal use, experiential displays, and more.
  • Able to proactively communicate effectively with team members to meet deadlines and creative deliverables for clients
  • Leverage the supplied creative brief, scripts or content outlines, and light screen direction or shot list to develop rough cuts that demonstrate a clear understanding of storylines and video objectives.
  • Collaborate closely with creative and engagement teams to establish desired editorial approach for all videos in development.
  • Work with producers, designers, copywriters, and creative directors to ensure projects are on brief, on brand, and collaborative.
  • Gather and transfer all forms of media that might be necessary for post and optimize for final exports.
  • Edit, design, mix, and master audio for both video and audio applications.
  • Implement motion graphics in videos.
  • Provide basic color correction and grading in videos.
  • Aid Senior Video Supervisor in larger projects and maintaining excellent post-production practices.
  • Maintain file organization system by keeping projects clearly organized and collected for archiving purposes with an organized file structure.

Skills and Experience:

  • Existing reel that demonstrates a variety of brand experience
  • 2-4 years of experience (minimum, no maximum!) in editing content and creating motion graphics for advertising, film, video, and/or commercial projects.
  • Expertise in Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, and the Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Written and verbal communication skills, able to keep all project stakeholders aware of project status.
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Time management skills and ability to work on multiple tasks.
  • Understanding of modern video trends and techniques.