Video Editor | Freethink
Freethink is a new media publisher telling stories from the frontiers of our rapidly-changing world. We report stories about the innovators, entrepreneurs, and activists who are thinking differently and making a difference.
Our core teams in New York City, Los Angeles, and DC are joined by a growing network of directors, editors, composers, designers, journalists, developers and more all around the world. Together, we're building the kind of company we all want to work for: curious, experimental, and ambitious.
What You’ll Get
Collaborative culture in a startup environment
Competitive salary and benefits including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability Insurance, 401(k), Commuter Benefits, Mobile Phone Stipend, and more!
What You’ll Do
The Video Editor is a full-time position responsible for editing Freethink’s biggest stories. Working with directors, they craft compelling and inspiring videos which get released on Freethink.com and across our social platforms. We are looking for someone who is passionate about documentary storytelling and capable of meticulously editing down hours of raw production material into a beautiful story that captures our audience’s attention through the credits.
Execute creative editing and complex storytelling techniques efficiently
Produce excellent work under tight deadlines
Craft engaging sound design to elevate the story
Work with Directors to carry out their vision
Coordinate with Post Supervisors to meet deadlines
Manage multiple ongoing projects
What You’ll Need
Must have at least 3 years experience editing documentaries for television or online media companies.
Must have professional-level experience with Premiere Pro
Proven history of editing impactful stories
Have a strong understanding of Freethink's voice and approach
Eager to take initiative on storytelling in post-production
Must display high-level knowledge of story structure
Must be highly organized with file and folder structures
Experience with creating titles in After Effects
Desire to always be improving your craft
To apply, please submit your resume and reel to [email protected].
We can't wait to hear from you!