Video Editor - Premier/Social

New York, New York | Freelance | Job ID #67872 |
Posted Last Month

Our client, a TV Streaming company, is seeking a Video Editor to join the team.


  • Assisting the Streaming Studio team in continuing to set a high bar for performance marketing video deliverables
  • Ensuring that daily content consistency and delivery are running smoothly by editing, spot checking and delivering according to detailed specs and deadlines
  • Work well under tight deadlines, with the capacity to work across multiple teams to help users, document processes, and represent team feedback for software and workflow improvements.
  • Work with multiple split track audio and spot mix for linear broadcast and/or social media specifications
  • Keeping video edit project organized & tagged correctly
  • Effectively communicate with team


  • 5+ years of experience as a video editor working in a post-production, media publishing company or agency with an understanding of social media and traditional broadcast platforms
  • Expert in Adobe Premiere
  • Portfolio showcasing strong and diverse reel/portfolio of published work, specifically short form video work for broadcasting and social media
  • Must be as strong in sound design as they are in Editorial
  • Creative and strategic storyteller who can leverage pacing and timing as well as sound design to create compelling and targeted short form promotion
  • Knowledge of aspect ratios and encodes for delivery to social media and traditional broadcast platforms
  • Experience with hi-res file transfer apps (Box, Frameio, Google Drive, WeTransfer, Aspera Connect, FTP, servers, etc.), or similar apps
  • Knowledge of video, audio, image encoding formats and broadcast/social media best practices.
  • Effective interpersonal skills; good judgment and ability to interact with different levels of management and teams
  • Cursory knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (and associated plugins)
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize under time constraints and work successfully in a fast-paced environment
  • Creative storytelling ability, problem-solving skills and good follow-through
  • Must have own edit hardware and ample external storage


  • Experience with Adobe After Effects
  • Passionate about editing, storytelling, sound design and the organization that can streamline a post-production workflow
  • Self-starter with a habit for taking initiative

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.