Video Editor

The SmartList
Competitive salary
15 Jun 2018
14 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
JOB TITLE: Video Editor


SALARY & BENEFITS: Depending on skills and experience

WORKING HOURS: Full time, permanent

THE COMPANY: The I newspaper is owned and published by Johnston Press which also publishes the Yorkshire Post and The Scotsman. is looking for an Video Editor to join its fast-growing team. A pivotal figure in the newsroom, you’ll deliver trending video content that delights our audience, shines a light on hot-button topics, and amplifies important and under-represented voices.

The successful candidate will have a can-do attitude and a notebook full of potential video ideas, which will include both original features and intelligent curation of third party content.

We are particularly interested in people with a background in news video. A geeky fascination with politics would be a definite plus.

We are looking for a problem solver who brings energy and enthusiasm to the role, which will involve the full spectrum of video production including planning, reporting, recording and editing.

Who we are looking for:
• Comfortable in a fast-paced media environment
• Strong video storytelling skills
• Experience of editing software ideally Adobe Premiere
• Live editing software, wirecast or equivalent
• Strong social media skills
• Experience of analytics and optimising video platforms
• A good knowledge of media law

Broader skills:
• Be a team player: able to work closely with digital colleagues specialising in data, analytics, content and social media
• Familiar with video monetisation strategies
• A good eye for a video story
• Follows the latest video trends
• Able to interpret online analytics and a proven ability to act on them
• Familiarity with social and analytics tools that drive both content discovery and creation

Does this sound like you? Are If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps

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