Recruit Veterans Associate Editor in Houston, Texas
Position Type:Full time
Recruit Veterans is looking for anAssociate Technical Editorfor our client in Houston, Texas.
My clients goal is to raise awareness of their product brand with potential customers and potential employees, through the creation of engaging video products, ranging from customer testimonials, to product overviews and videos to help drive recruitment. As an in-house team my client needs to maintain a high standard of quality to continue to be a center for excellence for video production.
We are seeking a versatile post-production editor who is passionate about the entire creative process from start to finish. The ideal candidate for this position will be self-motivated, organized, and able to work both within a team and independently.
The Associate Editor will work with an appointed Producer on all video projects and alongside a Senior Editor to create engaging and exciting brand promotional pieces for internal and external marketing needs. A successful candidate will know how to inform and engage large internet audiences as well as find compelling visual ways to tell stories using sound and images.
Experience in a studio environment,a strong creative visionand apassionfor video and technology are a must!
The Associate Editor will also:
Capture, source and animate additional images, video and assets as needed
Maintain brand tone and voice while meeting business quality standards
Communicate and set appropriate expectations based on the scope of each project
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and turn production around quickly yet maintain a high level of quality
Manage digital assets, and archive video for future use
Prepare and organize footage, identify issues and provide suggestions for editing
Perform basic narrative and scree-capture editing tasks
Add markers with relevant notes to help the Lead Production Team edit more efficiently and effectively
Available three (3) days a week
Perform other post-production duties as required
Demo Reel/Portfolio (required for interview)
Two (2) years of proven experience in a fast-paced production agency or equivalent corporate video production role. Candidates will also be considered with extensive secondary education in lieu of experience
Working knowledge of video production, from pre to post production
Intermediate skills or higher in Adobe Creative Suite. Focusing on: 80% of the time will be spent in Adobe Premiere*. (Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop and Media Encoder are a plus)
Knowledge of video industry standard formats as well as media and asset management practices on Mac/Windows platforms and networked environments
Willing to travel 3 to 4 times per year
Excellent time management, prioritization and communication skills
Comfortable working in a team environment and in an environment where priority focus can shift rapidly
Animation skills are a huge plus!
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Recruit Veterans is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity.
Recruiting Force, LLC dba Recruit Veterans provides a variety of technical, professional and administrative support services to government agencies and prime contractors across the country. We also support commercial clients both large and small with staff augmentation, direct-hire placement and recruiting services. Our focus is on winning new business and hiring and placing military veterans, spouses and their dependents into the contracts/companies that we support. However, we do accept resumes from all prospective candidates regardless of veteran status. So, if you have an interest in this position and believe that this role is a match with your experience and career goals, apply now and let us help you, “Accomplish the Mission!”