February 25, 2019

We’re on the hunt for a Senior Video Editor!

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We are looking for a full time Senior Video Editor to join our growing team!

You will be responsible for:

  • Working with our Editor to own the video editing process end-to-end, helping us push the boundaries of our creative work and getting the best possible cut out into the world. Editing projects range in size, timelines, and creative direction and span Social, Digital and Broadcast usage.
  • Sourcing music / sound effects, and pushing the envelope on new means of furthering our sound design and post-production
  • Working with the Editor and Art Director in order to deliver the best possible edit for each client/project, including brainstorming around creative challenges and working quickly to implement solutions
  • Working with our team of animators to weave in any VFX / animation required
  • Maintaining quality control to assure that our work meets the highest possible standards

You must:

  • Be able to work under pressure and quick timelines
  • Have 5+ years’ of video editing experience, specifically narrative/commercial work on TV and Digital
  • Have a proficient level of sound design and compositing
  • Understand best practices of effective video ads for variety of social media platforms, including YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
  • Be proficient in Adobe Premiere and Media Encoder. After Effects knowledge is a plus.
  • Be willing to get your hands dirty in all levels of the process — you’ll organize footage for use in videos, prep your projects for sound mix and color grading, exporting files for delivery in multiple formats, and archiving all footage at the wrap of each job
  • Have a strong working knowledge of industry-standard multimedia production technology, including software and hardware
  • Be excited to work in a small team where you have tons of responsibility
  • Be able to work under pressure and under deadlines, with strong follow-through abilities
  • Be well-organized, detail-oriented, flexible and helpful and able to multi-task
  • Have solid communication skills and ability to work cohesively as part of a team
  • Be an absolute self-starter with a get-the-job-done mentality
  • Be able to interface with clients — occasionally they’ll work with you for in-person editing sessions

Benefits Include:

  • Unlimited vacation days
  • Medical & dental plans – 50% company coverage
  • 401(k) plan
  • Industry City gym membership
  • Commuter reimbursement

How to apply:
Candidates should provide an online link to their portfolio and cover letters (or cover videos) to meryl@thequirkcreative.com