Video Editor (Short Form)

United States
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Date Posted:
December 28, 2023

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One of our clients is looking to bring on a video editor (short form) to join our content/media team early next year.


  1. Edit and assemble recorded raw material into a suitable, finished product for broadcasting, including short-form content for social media and digital platforms.
  2. Work closely with directors and producers to achieve the desired end result.
  3. Trim footage segments and put together the sequence of the video.
  4. Input music, dialogues, graphics, and effects to enhance video production.
  5. Ensure logical sequencing and smooth running of the final video.
  6. Continuously discover and implement new editing technologies and industry best practices to maximize efficiency.
  7. Collaborate with the creative team to brainstorm and develop new ideas for content creation.
  8. Manage media files and backup data.
  9. Meet tight deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  10. Provide final polishing to videos, including color correction and audio enhancement.


  1. Proven work experience as a Video Editor, specifically in short-form content.
  2. Solid experience with digital technology and editing software packages (e.g., Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro).
  3. Demonstrable video editing ability with a strong portfolio.
  4. Thorough knowledge of timing, motivation, and continuity.
  5. Creative mind and storytelling skills.
  6. Excellent communication skills and ability to work collaboratively.
  7. Time-management and organizational skills.
  8. Ability to work under tight deadlines and fast-paced environments.
  9. Familiarity with special effects, 3D, and compositing is a plus.
  10. Bachelor’s degree in film studies, cinematography, or related field is advantageous.
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