Video Editor


Primary Duties

A Video Editor’s primary duty is to tell a visual story using provided and created content. This is achieved through the acquisition and creative arrangement of audio/visual elements (video, animations / composites, music, voice over, text, etc.) while adhering to industry-standard quality expectations. The Video Editor’s work is used in TV advertising, sales presentations, and web movies, as well as other communications media.

Applicant will be expected to use provided post-production software and appropriate computer hardware to perform primary duties and must be deadline-and detailoriented. This position requires a hands-on, energetic and motivated self-starter with the ability to work additional hours as required.

Other Duties

Other functions may include, but are not limited to, participation in regular department meetings with the collaborative team, video production support staffing, and assistance in the loading and unloading of delivery and production vehicles.

Price Video Productions is a small business where team work is not only expected, it is required on a daily basis. In addition to the items listed above, other tasks that may be expected from all employees at Price Video Productions include items such as light cleaning, vacuuming, sweeping, mopping, taking out trash and general errands. All employees are also expected to greet customers at the door and answer phones in a professional manner.

Job Requirements

Candidates must possess at least a diploma or a professional degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in a media-related subject, and have at least one (1) year of professional experience in the video post-production field.

Proficiency on the Macintosh platform using the Adobe Creative Suite software (specifically Photoshop and Acrobat) is required. Good typing and spelling skills and a general understanding MS Office Suite (Word and Entourage) are also required. Price Video Productions uses Media 100 editing software. Proficiency in, or an exhibited ability to learn, this software is required. Knowledge of other industryrelated software, such as AfterEffects, BorisRED, Lightwave, Cleaner, DVD Studio Pro, etc., is a plus.

The prospective employee needs to be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds unassisted.

Due to some driving being required during the normal course of business, the prospective employee must have a clean driving record. In addition, some contracts PVP maintains may require drug testing and background checks.

Salary

The starting pay for this position is between $24,000 and $30,000 per year. Actual pay will be based on employee’s skills and prior work experience.

Work Hours

This is a full time, benefits eligible, salary position. Most work will be during normal business hours ( 9 – 6 ), although some jobs will require work time in the evenings and on weekends. Typical work week is fifty (50) hours.

Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, and as needed.

Contact

Interested applicants should fax their resume to:
Production Manager
C/O HR Department
Agama Advertising
(361) 572-3894