Video Editor

01 Apr 2018
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job title: Video Editor

Location: London

Reports to: Sacha Khari

The Role:

Unilad is searching for an exceptional Editor to bring technical and organisational skills to our Branded post-production team. We make a variety of videos where we write, direct, and produce branded content. We are looking for smart, skilled, passionate self-starters to join our growing team.

What you will be doing:

  • Preparing incoming projects for editors by syncing and organising footage in Adobe Premiere
  • Preparing elements for delivery to third-party vendors for sound mix and color correction, as well as confirming vendor deliverables
  • Responsible for logging, archiving, organizing footage and other various tasks related to production
  • Assist Directors in trafficking, assessing and editing incoming footage
  • Format submitted content to fit the company's editorial guidelines
  • Ensure that video/image/sound quality, size and placement meet requirements
  • Sound mixing and colour edits
  • Edit and proofread copy and layouts per supervisor guidelines
  • Assist Directors and Producers in managing day-to-day details to streamline the post-production process and maximize productivity
  • Keep detailed logs on footage, communications between production teams, supervisor notes
  • Facilitate fact-checking, research, proofread, and implement appropriate edits for ongoing projects

What we need for this role:

  • Bachelor degree in Film or Media production (preferred)
  • Proficient in Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Great knowledge of social media and current trends
  • Must be comfortable with most video codecs and formats
  • Must be comfortable working in After Effects, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Must have great communication skills and be able to give and receive critical feedback in a small team environment
  • Must be meticulous, technical, organized, and creative at the same time
  • Ability to work independently and under close direction
  • Experienced in deadline driven environment and internet video, particularly demonstrable experience of editing short form content for a quick turn around
  • Experience behind a camera and knowledge of lighting and sound design a plus
  • Experience in VFX, motion graphics and design a plus

About Us:

Established in 2014, by millennials for millennials, as a single Facebook channel and website, UNILAD has expanded into the world's leading social first channel, successfully building an unrivalled brand affinity across the globe. Originally licensing viral content, we evolved into an original content producer, blending the best viral videos with premium original content built for social. With just under a billion engagements, and over 25 billion video views in 2016 alone, UNILAD have matured into the most engaged and viewed channel on the planet. Launching a suite of channels in the last 18 months, we are now the fastest growing media property in the world.

Skills Research, Edit, Video Editing, Adobe Premiere Pro, VFX, Sound Mixing