Freelance Video Editor

Magnet Media, Inc. - New York, NY

ContractEstimated: $52,000 - $72,000 a year
Magnet Media is looking for a talented, passionate Video Editor to join our New York team. This role requires speed and skill, good storytelling and attention to detail. The ideal candidate will be capable of finding the story within corporate interviews, micro documentaries and bring fresh ideas and new perspectives to every project.

Fluency with Adobe Premiere and Final Cut is a necessity. Experience with After Effects and color grading are a must.

Experience required:
  • Minimum 2 years of professional editing experience
  • Must have strong storytelling skills
  • Expert-level experience with Adobe Premiere and After Effects
  • Excellent writing skills and good attention to detail
  • Deep understanding of codecs, exporting, transcoding and converting video files
  • Expert level sense for timing, pacing and working with music
  • Excel in ''finishing a video'' (balancing audio, color correcting, fine tuning cuts, etc.)
  • Great organizational skills (both with media management & personally)
  • Must work positively and collaboratively with other editors
Required skills include:
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
Please include work samples and/or reel with your application.