The Video Editor – Promotions works in concert with Starz Producers and Designers to craft high-quality, impactful short form video content supporting original programs, feature films, documentaries and the company’s products and services. The Video Editor champions Starz’ brand value that competes for attention in the media and entertainment marketplace.
The incumbent to the position has extensive knowledge of both creative and technical quality considerations for delivery of video promotions to broadcast, social platforms, advertising outlets and OTT consumer applications. While led by a Manager of Post Production, the Editor will often interact with executives throughout the organization. An ability to respectfully accept and incorporate feedback from colleagues on creative projects is an absolute must.
The qualified candidate is foremost a collaborator with a passion for storytelling and delivers promotions with messages that move our consumers. We seek a self-driven leader with experience as a producer/editor who inspires his or herself and fellow team members to apply imagination and energy to creative projects.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Must have extensive knowledge of Adobe CC 2018. Specifically, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Media
Encoder and Audition. Knowledge of additional NLEs is beneficial.
Manages time effectively, meets deadlines and stays in constant communication with project leads regarding progress of assignments.
Experience with asset management systems to effectively identify best source media for creative assignments and to publish finished content for distribution.
Mastery of broadcast signal equipment to measure & evaluate video, audio, and metadata content to match outgoing delivery and compliance requirements.
Evaluate material coming in from third party contributors to ensure compliance with technical delivery requirements.
The ability to thrive in a change rich environment with high adaptability to technological changes and evolving creative direction.
This position requires night and/or weekend hours.
The qualified candidate possesses and will submit a reel with contemporary samples of relevant creative work.
At least five recent and contiguous years of employment as a video editor and producer for national advertising agency clients; and/or a nationally distributed broadcast, cable, or streaming content provider.
Ability to easily transition between projects with hands-on direction from other creatives and those that require self-direction.
Bachelor’s Degree with emphasis in Film, Digital Media and/or Television Production preferred.
STARZ (www.starz.com), a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), is a leading global media and entertainment company that provides premium subscription video programming on domestic U.S. pay television networks and produces and distributes content for worldwide audiences, including its investment in the STARZ PLAY Arabia OTT service.
STARZ is the ultimate destination for obsessable TV, movies and more. Characters who pull you in and stories that stay with you. From bold Original Series to the best movies, whatever you love, STARZ ignites your passions.
STARZ offers a competitive compensation package and an attractive benefits program to all eligible employees including a variety of healthcare plans, dental and vision insurance, 401k, life/disability insurance. Eligible employees will enjoy paid time off in the form of vacation and company holidays.
STARZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This means that all applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of gender, age, race, national origin, disability, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, STARZ will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.