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The Video Editor Contractor works with the creative team to create engaging motion graphics and video that drive people to action. This position is a part-time, independent contracted position that works remotely on an as-needed basis.

Essential duties and responsibilities:
  • Manage all aspects of the video production process
  • Independently develop creative concepts and make design decisions based on guidance from the Creative Team (text design, motion graphics, visual and audio effects)
  • Create and edit digital videos from start to finish – this includes a variety of motion projects ranging from composited text, graphics, and effects over footage to completely animated videos
  • Quality assurance of video projects
  • Find and manage stock video and B-roll, voiceover artists and background sound
  • Ensure deadlines are met in a fast-paced work environment, and communicate necessary timeline adjustments to the team when needed
  • Communicate and collaborate with a team to come up with creative strategy and direction
Qualifications, Knowledge & Skills Required: 
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and understanding of the most up-to-date video software, tactics, and trends
  • Knowledge of media asset management platforms and solutions
  • Top-notch project management skills — excellent organization, communication, flexibility and attention to detail
  • Quick editing skills with an eye for type and design fundamentals
  • Strong sensibility for compelling pacing, music, graphics and type
  • Strong storytelling skills
  • Professional demeanor; ability to work well with people at all levels and ability to navigate relationships with other creatives
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects when assigned
  • Superior project and time management capabilities within a fast paced, high productivity environment
  • Highly motivated, action oriented, and client focused
  • Interest or experience in progressive politics is preferred
Required Education and Experience:
  • 2 years+ of video editing experience
  • 2 years+ of motion graphics experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in design-related discipline is preferred
How to apply:

Please send your resume, a cover letter, and a link to your demo reel to [email protected] with the subject line VIDEO EDITOR REMOTE CONTRACTOR. No calls please.