Video Editor

We are seeking a skilled video editor who understands how to structure videos with proper storytelling and all the technical skills needed to add in transitions, music, and sound engineering to bring a story to life. Our ideal candidate will be a motivated self-starter with a background in videography and video editing. We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills who is dedicated, dynamic, detail-oriented, collaborative, professional, and results-oriented.

Responsibilities:

  • Assemble raw footage and transfer or upload to a computer
  • Input sound to enhance footage, which may include selecting music and writing voice-overs
  • Input graphics to enhance footage
  • Digitally splice film and video and synchronize them into one rough cut file
  • Improve and correct lighting, coloring and faulty footage
  • Edit media content from various sources to create clear and cohesive videos that are engaging, informative and impactful
  • Consult with team, clients and key stakeholders to understand specifications, content and delivery expectations, and determine project needs and best approach to meet production requirements
  • Ensure all source media and deliverables adhere to brand guidelines and production standards
  • Contribute to scoping meetings with producers and clients regarding overall project direction, creative concepts and workback schedules
  • Be able to work remotely with a solid internet connection
  • Create and cultivate a positive work environment with co-workers and clients alike

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Training in multimedia and communications a plus
  • Proficiency in editing software programs
  • Understand the production process for video projects, including: storyboarding, shooting, editing, review, and distribution
  • Sets up, and operates various production equipment including cameras, audio, lighting, and video recorders.
  • Post-production and after-effects experience is a must.
  • Collaborate with the design team to develop video strategy and determine content opportunities, and execution on video pieces.
  • Great communication skills – we need you to be able to interface with our clients
  • Strong creative background with focus on storytelling.
  • Photography experience is a plus, but not required.

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud as a whole, advanced knowledge of Premiere Pro, and ability to work in Resolve
  • Creative experience in filmmaking and videography
  • A portfolio of outstanding work that demonstrates your editing capabilities and includes representations of your contributions to collaborative productions of various scale
  • Experience editing various video projects and inserting sound effects, music and transitions
  • Strong communication, organizational and time management skills.
  • Flexible, adaptable, open to change in a dynamic work environment.
  • 3+ years working in a production environment as a video
  • Portfolio or work examples demonstrating industry-level video production values and editing techniques.
  • A Firm grasp of using color, lighting, composition, cinematography and audio to convey specific moods, tones and brand style in a video
  • Examples of your pre production process (storyboards, shot lists, etc.)
  • Technical Skills
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop.
  • Proficient in creating concept boards and other visual representations of planned edits for video projects
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate across teams and management
  • Excellent attention to detail; Consistently produce accurate work product
  • Sense of urgency and excellent time management skills
  • Must exhibit a calm demeanor and flexibility during fast paced and high-pressure projects
  • Positive contributor to team culture
  • Organized and detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task effectively–proven accuracy and follow through
  • A Bachelor of Fine Arts in communications, media, visual art, film, television, multimedia or graphic design is a big plus

Salary: $55K – $65K DOE

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $55,000.00 per year

Job Category: Designer
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kent, WA Remote

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