Thrillist is seeking a wildly creative Video Editor for our growing Video team based in New York City. In this role, you’ll shape all manner of compelling videos including social-first short-form stories for facebook, short-to-mid-form youtube shows, and many other videos for established and emerging platforms, including documentary, scripted, reality … maybe even a game show. The ideal candidate is immersed in, and in love with, the process of telling stories through understanding of video editing techniques, and comes in with a working knowledge of how to create top-notch, narrative stories, that hook you and keep you watching to the end.
A typical week looks like:
Telling our stories well!
Work alongside video producers, shooters, editors, and animators to create entertaining, shareable, and exciting short-to-mid-form content
Ingesting cards and logging footage
Editing content in Adobe Premiere Pro. Knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Adobe CC, and color correction are a plus
Knowledge of current social platforms and the best practices surrounding these platforms
Participate in meetings and collaborate openly with your Senior Editor, Producer, Senior Producer, and Audience team
Ability to understand the Thrillist voice and tone, and infuse all videos with the feeling of fun that we stand for
The next great Video Editor will have:
1-3 years of relevant editing experience at a digital media company or equivalent
Possess exceptional communication, creative, and organizational skills
Work well in a team, as well as on your own
Embrace the reality of video deadline
Be able to juggle multiple projects at onc
Awareness of the Thrillist brand and lifestyle, and an accompanying passion for food, drink, entertainment, and travel
Be open to constructive criticism from peers and strive to make best-in-class content
*MUST INCLUDE A REEL/PORTFOLIO TO BE CONSIDERED*
We have amazing people. We can promise you’ll work alongside some of the smartest and most interesting people in the industry. Our people work hard but we always have fun doing it. From pride to wellness to diversity, employees lead clubs that matter. Bottom line: we care about each other and we take our values seriously.
We value development. We are a high-performance organization that challenges itself to continuously grow. We invest in employee development. You’ll need to be great to get hired here and we promise you’ll get even better once you’re here.
We care about you. We offer company-paid parental leave for everyone #inclusion. We also offer health, dental and vision insurance, along with a selection of voluntary benefits. Knowing that time out of the office is as important as time spent in the office, our vacation, sick, and federal holiday allowances ensure you have time to take care of yourself.
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