BuzzFeed is hiring an

Assistant Editor, Post Production

Los Angeles, United States

Assistant Editor, Editorial Video

Buzzfeed Video is searching for an exceptional Assistant Editor to bring technical and organizational skills to our Editorial post production team. The position is based in our LA office, and we offer competitive compensation and a super collaborative work environment overflowing with perks ranging from snacks, catered lunches twice per week, and drinks.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for logging, archiving, organizing footage and other tasks related to Post Production
  • Prepare and assemble string outs, short content, and in-video graphics when requested
  • Assist Editors and Producers in managing day-to-day details to streamline the post-production process and maximize productivity
  • Collaborate with Editors in trafficking, assessing and editing incoming footage
  • Keep detailed logs on footage, communications between production teams, supervisor notes
  • Assist Post Production Supervisor in management of paperwork, assets, and related documents
  • Work with Editors on sound mixing and color edits
  • Conform assets for delivery to third-party vendors for sound mix and color correction, as well as client deliverables

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Film or Communication
  • Extremely Proficient in Adobe Premiere Pro (preferred NLE)
  • Must be comfortable with most video codecs and formats
  • Must be comfortable working in After Effects, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Must have great communication skills and be able to give and receive critical feedback in a small team environment
  • Must be meticulous, technical, organized, and creative at the same time
  • Ability to work independently and under close direction
  • Experienced in deadline driven environments
  • Experience with DaVinci Resolve or Adobe Audition for color and/or sound finishing
  • Experience behind a camera and knowledge of lighting and sound design a plus

About BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed is the leading independent digital media and tech company delivering news and entertainment content to a global audience. We have offices in 18 cities around the world and more than 1300 employees including reporters, video producers, data scientists, engineers, brand strategists, and more. We infuse hard work and fun though a culture of experimentation, teamwork, equality, humble confidence, and infusing hard work and fun. As an employee, you’ll enjoy perks like office events, snacks, career development courses, and no work on your birthday! But most importantly, you’ll work with inspiring colleagues to build tools and create content that helps connect people all over the world.