Posted 2-10-2014, wanted
Reports to Industrial Color (IC) Motion Director
New York Studio
The Video Editor works with IC Motion clients (generally top photographers, directors and agencies) and internal video production team to edit high-end video content from video shoots. Projects include web and broadcast spots, short form editorials and music videos. The core content is fashion/consumer product brand driven ads. The successful applicant has a wide range of creative styles; excellent technical ability and can translate the director’s vision while adding meaningful creative input.
The environment is collaborative and fast-paced. Editors often work with clients for pre-production input, on-set oversight and post shoot. 2 to 5 years of high end online/offline editing required.
• Proficient with major video post-production software and hardware including Final Cut Studio, Adobe Premiere and After Effects, Avid, and Cinema 4D.
• General understanding of all aspects of post-production including, editing, CGI/VFX, color grading, compositing, green screen, retouching, format conversion, encoding, sound production, sound recording, sound sweetening, sound design, compression and mastering
• Experience of HD and RAW digital editing workflows and digital formats including Red Epic, Arri Alexa, Sony XDCam, Phantom and Canon DSLR
• General knowledge of operating and setting up FCP suite and related hardware including Apple computers, video cards and monitor calibration
• Practical understanding of color management and theory in both print and video
•Extensive knowledge and appreciation of important editors, filmmakers, directors and cinematographers work.
• Comprehension and appreciation of artistic direction of high-end fashion, lifestyle and still-life photography, film, commercials and music videos, lighting and color styles.
• Expert on all music genres, past and current artists and songs worldwide
• General music production, sound editing and sound design
• Sound engineering and musical performance ability a plus.
Salary dependent upon experience, benefits.
Please e-mail your cover letter, resume & link to your reel to firstname.lastname@example.org. Indicate VIDEO EDITOR in the subject line.
Industrial Color is part of a family of vertically integrated creative production companies that provide high-end production, post-production, online services, technology development, and related services. Industrial Color Brands includes Impact Digital, Industrial Color, globaledit, and Fast Ashleys Studios.