Senior Video Editor at Planned Parenthood

Senior Video Editor




Planned Parenthood is the nation’s leading provider and advocate of high-quality, affordable sexual and reproductive health care for all people, as well as the nation’s largest provider of sex education. With more than 600 health centers across the country, Planned Parenthood organizations serve all patients with care and compassion, with respect, and without judgment, striving to create equitable access to health care. Through health centers, programs in schools and communities, and online resources, Planned Parenthood is a trusted source of reliable education and information that allows people to make informed health decisions. We do all this because we care passionately about helping people lead healthier lives.

Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that supports the independently incorporated Planned Parenthood affiliates operating health centers across the U.S. Planned Parenthood Action Fund is an independent, nonpartisan, not-for-profit membership organization formed as the advocacy and political arm of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. The Action Fund engages in educational, advocacy, and electoral activity, including grassroots organizing, legislative advocacy, and voter education.

Planned Parenthood Federation of America is seeking a creative and detail oriented Senior Video Editor.


Provide innovative and technical expertise to help ensure that Planned Parenthood’s video content is on-brand, resonates with audiences and is of the highest quality

Manage and oversee editing of content, light motion design, remote video recording, audio recording and mixing, color grading and finishing


Edit and manage a steady flow of high-quality video content for Planned Parenthood websites, social media channels including Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Snapchat and YouTube, events and rallies, and other platforms.

Advise and manage new approaches to post-production that innovate and elevate aesthetic of the work, while supporting the larger organization mission

Build collaborative networks with external vendors that further our approach to post production and deliverables.

Shape and edit stories, carefully crafting content, and sharing out for reviews and final delivery

Work with producers to create post schedules and sticks to timelines outlined

Stay abreast of developments in the industry and innovative work by other organizations, and applies them to Planned Parenthood’s work

Manage and archive relevant footage, project files, finishing specs and final deliverables


Work closely with in-house video production team to collaborate in a team environment

Manage and mentor a three-person post-production team, including an in-house editor, motion designer, and assistant post producer

Leader for post-production team; Sustains quality through project adaptation, initiates problem solving discussions, receives and gives feedback

Advise on the tasks and priorities of other organization teams

Create and craft longer format narrative, storytelling content

Comfortable turning high-quality videos around quickly in rapid response environments

Committed to working with a multicultural and inclusive workforce, promoting diverse groups, and furthering health and racial equity

Easily navigate all phases of post production while working remotely

Juggle an often large volume of work effectively, balancing extremely tight turnaround projects with long-lead work and ensuring that projects are on track and that teams are kept abreast of project status

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs):

8-10 years experience working as a video editor

Experience editing both short and long-form content

Editorial experience in production and post-production process

Some motion graphics experience

Proficiency in video editing software: Adobe Premiere Pro CC, After Effects with knowledge of Photoshop and other Adobe Creative Suite applications

Experience in all aspects of video post-production including editing, audio mix and design, music and stock footage search, basic motion design, color grading, and asset delivery

Strong organizational and communication skills

Creative thinker with strong storytelling abilities

Knowledge of different video formats, file conversions and aspect ratio best practices for social media platforms

Online video publishing and file transfer expertise

Advanced knowledge of video, audio, and post-production equipment

Experience and understanding of digital media platforms

Has a passion for visual and narrative storytelling

Spanish-speaker or Spanish language knowledge a plus but not required


Minimum Salary: 97k

Final offers for this job will be based on capabilities and will be made within the parameters of the PPFA compensation program. Total offer package to include generous vacation + sick leave + paid holidays, individual/family provided medical, dental and vision benefits effective day 1, life insurance, short/long term disability, paid family leave and 401k. We also offer voluntary opt in for Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Transportation/Commuter accounts.

We value a truly diverse workforce and a culture of inclusivity and belonging. Our goal is to attract qualified candidates and encourage applications from all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We’re committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation.

PPFA participates in the E-Verify program and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



If denoted as NYC, DC, or both, this position is usually located in our New York City or DC office, but is remote while offices remain closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.