Title: Commercial Video Editor
Location: United States – Remote
About Gray Television:
Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
About the Gray Vertical Team (Gray Media Group):
Gray Automotive Solutions, Gray Health Solutions, and Gray Destination Marketing teams provide marketing and advertising support for the automotive, healthcare and travel industries. Our vertical teams work directly with national and local sales teams to develop industry leading marketing solutions with a focus on expertise in their respective categories.
Are you passionate about weaving together multiple mediums to tell a story? Do you enjoy the challenge of creatively telling a client’s story through mixed media video? Gray Television is looking for an experienced Video Editor to join our growing broadcast and digital video team. This role will consist of editing video and graphic projects that focus on storytelling and will run on a variety of media and campaign platforms including broadcast, digital and social channels. This position requires the ability to produce and edit high-quality videos in both team and self-sufficient settings. Individuals should have strong editing skills and the ability to effectively communicate project processes and feedback with the client and our team.
Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:
Edit video projects that focus on telling the client’s story
Involved in multiple phases of production including creative development, pre-production, storyboarding, post-production, finishing/delivery
Deliver video projects on schedule
Effectively communicate ongoing project status with project manager, production team, creative director, and project owners
Manage aggressive timelines
Troubleshoot and solve problems quickly and independently
3-5+ years’ experience in a commercial video or creative agency environment
Highly proficient with video production applications: Adobe Creative Cloud, Adobe Premiere and After Effects
The ability to edit for various platforms including broadcast, digital, promotional, social, and commercial content
Strong knowledge using the latest professional post-production tools, video formats, codecs, media settings, edit workflows, color profiles, and delivery specs
A disciplined approach to editing under deadline, revising projects, while maintaining the flexibility to adapt -Learning-oriented self-starter who can manage multiple projects and maintain exceptional attention to detail
Experience working in partnership with both sales and creative team members to bring ideas to life or make efforts to try something new
Open-minded and flexible attitude in the face of high pressure and stressful situations including revisions, feedback, and creative criticism
Comfortable in quick-turnaround situations and excellent with time management
Exhibits a professional and energetic attitude for others to follow
A passion for the latest trends in film and video production, digital media, advertising, and social media
Proven experience in editing/post-production is required, please provide a link to past work in your resume Preferred
Experience working with Automotive, or Healthcare based clients
Understands project management tools and on-line asset and content systems such as Airtable, Wipster, and Dropbox
Learned knowledge of cinematic video cameras, field production or directing
Degree in Broadcast and Film Production or equivalent
- 3-5 years: of experience in a commercial video or creative agency environment