We’re seeking a full-time Senior Video Editor to join the Myriad Media team. In sum, you value the art of story just as much as its technical execution. You have experience working for big name brands and global companies. You push creative boundaries and challenge others to see things differently. You fight for what you believe is the best but you also know how and when to compromise (and take direction and critiques graciously). You have experience doing spot work, corporate video, branded content, and beyond, with a reel to prove it. You must have a minimum of five years of professional experience, but ideally more.
The deadline to apply for this position is Friday, November 30th.
Duties will include, but are not limited to:
Organizing and ingesting media files, logging footage, editing video from rough cut through finish, motion graphics and animation, conforming, color grading, sound editing and mixing.
You are brilliantly creative. You know how to find and develop powerful stories. Your work moves people emotionally.
You have a diverse editing style. You can produce different moods and feelings depending on what is required.
You do not settle for mediocre work.
You have an expert understanding and a minimum of 5 years experience of post production workflow and process.
You are highly experienced with Mac OS, Adobe Creative Cloud Suite of Apps, and cloud delivery solutions (Dropbox, Vimeo, Youtube, etc).
You have solid audio mixing capabilities.
You have an understanding of the color-correction, grading and finishing process and are familiar with tools within Adobe and Davinci Resolve.
You can confidently manage post teams.
You have excellent time management skills. You do not miss deadlines. You are organized and take pride in that.
You are a creative problem solver. You know how to adapt and act quickly when issues arise. You can manage stress and perform well under pressure.
Your communication is clear, professional, honest and thoughtful.
You are a hard worker who exceeds expectations. You are trusted and respected by the people you have worked with in the past.
You inspire and surprise your colleagues, and you have a curiosity that takes you to new places.
You go out of your way to support the people and teams you care about.
Myriad Media is an integrated production company headquartered in Raleigh, NC. We specialize in digital video content (live action and motion graphics) for brands and agencies that share our values. We’re folks with super ordinary haircuts and a love for producing smart, surprising videos. We’re down-to-earth people who put good work above being flashy. We hire co-workers who will make us better, and we are excited to learn why that might be you.
Our producers and directors are hardworking, busy, and talented people who have multiple projects running simultaneously. Your job will be to help bring their vision to reality, while offering creative input to take it to the next level.
To learn more about our work and culture, please check out the following:
If you are interested in applying for this position:
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following mandatory items:
Link(s) to your online portfolio and reel. Please make sure that your roles are clearly defined for each project sample.
Your resume (attach as .pdf).
Answers to the application questionnaire below (attach as .pdf).
Cover letters are too formal for our taste. In the body of your email, please tell us about yourself. Why are you interested in this position? Why will you be a good fit? Feel free to include any additional links that would help us get to know you (LinkedIn, social media, personal projects, etc).
Below is our application questionnaire:
What is a project you are proud of producing? What was your involvement and why are you proud of the final piece?
What/who are some production companies/agencies/directors that you admire? Why?
What is one of the best work-related compliments you have received?
Please follow the formatting instructions below
Email subject line: 2015 Video Editor Application – FirstName LastName
Resume file name: 2015 Video Editor Application – FirstName LastName
Application questionnaire file name: 2015 Video Editor Application – FirstName LastName
Your resume and questionnaire must be .pdf files.
The deadline to apply is November 30th, 2015. Phone calls and drop-ins for this position will not be accepted.
Thank you for considering Myriad Media. We are eager to hear from you!
Myriad Media is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment consistent with specific city and state legal, criminal, and background check requirements.