Vox Media is hiring a

Video Editor

New York, United States

Vox Media is redefining the modern media company by empowering the smartest creative voices – producers, writers, designers, and developers – with the technology and insights to create and distribute premium content that connects with an audience of 170 million people who look to us for intelligent content experiences.

Vox Media is eight distinct media brands: SB Nation (Sports), The Verge (Technology and Culture), Polygon (Gaming), Eater (Food and Nightlife), Racked (Shopping, Beauty and Fashion), Curbed (Real Estate and Home), Vox.com (General News), and Re/code (Tech Business).

Vox Creative, Vox Media’s award winning branded content studio, is looking for a video editor to join the team. The ideal candidate has experience in short form digital content, is a strong storyteller, fluent in creating content for Youtube/Facebook/Snapchat, and able to meet deadlines.  Fluency in Adobe Premiere is a must, and proficiency in After Effects or in motion graphics work is a plus.  

Responsibilities

  • Act as rough cut picture editor on projects
  • Act as lead editor on select video projects
  • Develop story in the edit
  • Repackage footage for social platforms; creative direct Facebook edits
  • Create and maintain dynamic sizzles, reels, case studies, and marketing materials 

Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years experience editing digital content
  • Mastery of Adobe Creative Cloud including but not limited to: Premiere, After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Ability to recognize and create things people will want to share
  • Motion Graphics Design and Animation experience a HUGE plus
  • Ability to sound mix and color correct
  • Great taste in music
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Task oriented and deadline focused
  • Client friendly
  • Willing to learn new skills quickly
  • Amenable to regular feedback and review
  • A strong interest in digital media and technology
  • Interest in Vox Media’s brands and passions
  • A great sense of humor, self-motivation, and the capability to both collaborate with a team and work independently

If this sounds like you, please apply and include the following:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • 2-3 work samples
  • A quick story about the hardest you’ve ever laughed

About working at Vox Media: This is a permanent, full-time position with excellent benefits—including flexible hours and generous parental leave. Vox Media strives to provide comprehensive healthcare options for our employees and to ensure that our healthcare and other benefits are LGBTQ-inclusive. You'll be joining a group of focused, hard-working, creative people who are passionate about doing work that's challenging and fun—and who strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance. Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply.  Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.

 

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