Video Editor Job Description
Current is seeking a video editor who will thrive in a fast-paced environment and can spin multiple plates at the same time.
You will work with some of the most knowledgable digital/experiential, content producers, developers and creatives in North America.
You will remain cool under pressure and you will have the satisfaction of creating and tuning your craft. You will be surrounded by talented teams who collaborate and push each other.
You will be versatile and work on long format production as well as commercial content.
This position is located at our Halifax office at 1741 Brunswick st.
On any given day you might :
The ideal candidate...
Understands story development, pace and rhythm
Is motivated and goal-oriented
Can develop diverse & unique visual styles from one project to another
Is a problem-solver
Is a team player and a self-starter who can work independently in order to meet deadlines and benchmark goals
Needs to be comfortable in a fast-paced and largely creative-driven environment
Understands and responds to feedback and criticism well
Will bring energy, passion and a positive attitude to everything you do!
Strong editing skills
Knowledge of Adobe Premiere and After Effects, and experience working with the programs in conjunction
Understanding of 2D animation
Experience with audio editing and color correction
Bilingual or some French is a definite asset
— a minimum of 1-2 years video editing experience in a fast-paced digital or studio
— Strong story telling, rhythm and style
— Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
— Diverse production background; able to apply skills to new challenge
WHY CURRENT STUDIOS
Inside the walls of Current Studios - at our two offices in Halifax, Canada, or in Brooklyn, New York - you’ll find a tactical team of unique professionals built to solve the greatest tech challenges and user experience integrations in today’s environment. Excellence in execution is the momentum that keeps Current growing and the full service team of emergent technology developers, 3D FX artists, animators, producers, editors, compositors, and sound designers all serve the greater purpose of collaborating with you to create a unique portfolio of insanely amazing executions.
We believe in innovation, imagination and integration. Technology has connected the digital and physical world around us, forever changing how we interact with products, brands, and each other. Current represents this human connected experience, seamlessly delivering remarkable integrations between people and the content around them.
We are trusted to help pioneer innovation within our clients’ work, creating broadcast productions, digital gaming and emergent technology solutions that breathe life into the creative vision of our partners. The collision course of traditional and new media presents awesome opportunities to those prepared to take advantage of it.
Please send cover letter and link to your editing Reel to firstname.lastname@example.org
*** any applications that are not accompanied with samples of your work will be dismissed***