About the Job
Brooklyn-based production company is searching for a Lead Assistant Editor to work on a food, travel & culture series for a major streaming network. Looking for a solid AE with AVID and online prep experience starting ASAP.
Job is at least 5 weeks. Based on performance, there is an opportunity to extend to 10.
Project is a doc series for a major streamer.
We’re an Avid House working remotely through VPN using HP ZCentral Remote Boost. While most duties can be performed remotely, the office is open and available to work from physically if so desired and the position may occasionally require coming into the office.
Our project is up and running, so ingest is minimal. The Lead will oversee and implement workflow for 6 edits, through online. Experience delivering a broadcast series is mandatory. No exceptions.
Job duties include: prepping locked episodes for color/mix/online, and captioning; loading and logging archival material from various sources, subtitling, creating exports for internal and network review, light GFX work using After Effects toolkits, and supporting editors with editorial requests such as string outs, exports, cutting in VO, music selection, audio passes, etc. You will also have a second AE to whom you will be a mentor and collaborator.
Ideal candidate is proficient in: Avid Media Composer, Resolve, Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Adobe Media Encoder, Vimeo, PIX, Shotput Pro and Google Suite.
Strong organizational and communication skills are a must!