BuzzFeed News is looking for a highly, efficient, detail-oriented & experienced Lead Video Editor, with a strong background in editing host-driven video content & experience working with motion graphics designers, for an upcoming daily Snapchat Originals show.
Reporting to the shows Senior Producer & working with a Motion Graphics Designer, youll be responsible for the assembly, editing, & delivery of each episode of a daily short-form show to the Snap Studio platform. Other responsibilities could include editing & delivery of all additional editorial & social video content for & around the show, with guidance from the shows Senior Producer, & also BuzzFeed News expert digital audience & curation teams.
Successful candidates will have a deep interest in whats happening on the internet, an understanding of the BuzzFeed brand, & a history of self-motivated project management, as well as a proven track record of delivering editorial video content for broadcast and/or streaming digital platforms. You should enjoy a fast-paced work environment, quick-turn deadlines, are a team player & enjoy working in an ever-evolving format. Experience with creating content for Snapchat Discover or Snapchat Originals would be a big plus.
This is a full-time on-site long-term contract role in our NYC office.
- 5+ years experience in online video editing for broadcast and/or streaming digital, preferably host-driven format.
- Expert mastery of editing in Adobe Premiere & familiarity with Adobe After Effects graphics workflows
- Experience managing networked media assets in a shared environment
- Knowledge of web video standards/codecs a must
Please submit resume & a URL to your reel/portfolio (no PDFs or dropbox links)
BuzzFeed is the leading independent digital media & tech company delivering news & entertainment content to a global audience. We have offices in 19 cities around the world & more than 1500 employees including reporters, video producers, data scientists, engineers, brand strategists, & more. We value a culture of experimentation, teamwork, equality, humble confidence, & hard work (fused with fun). At BuzzFeed, youll work with inspiring colleagues to build tools & create content that helps connect people all over the world.