Senior Video Editor, Condé Nast Entertainment

Condé Nast
New York

Condé Nast Entertainment is seeking a Senior Video Editor to work with our Production and Development teams. The Senior Editor’s creative edit choices are irreverent, flashy and iconoclastic. You don’t subscribe to any sort of standardization and there’s a loudness to your style. You’re honed in on figuring out how to keep an audience’s eyes glued to your video content you create with good rhythm and pacing instincts, and your boldness reaches out and grabs people. You are able to efficiently communicate your creative edit ideas to edit team to creatively elevate every video that runs through the department.

Primary Responsibilities:

Execute basic and complex video, audio, and color editing, utilizing industry-standard hardware and software.

Creatively communicate and problem solve with Development and Production leadership towards the efficient creation of high-quality video content.

Apply creative, collaborative, technical and quality-control skills to provide effective editorial services in a client-driven, deadline-oriented environment.

Be available on shoots to consult for post-production issues and act as production consultant on various projects when needed.

Lead and direct Junior Editorial staff in accomplishing creative vision set by Development and Production leadership.

Help troubleshoot technical issues, specifically with Junior Editorial staff.

Work with Post Production management to maintain and enforce best practices.

Help find and implement the best technical resources – applications, plugins, audio services, stock services, and more.

Desired Skills & Qualifications:

3-5 years minimum experience editing in a digital post-production environment, ideally in the Adobe Suite of products.

Strong understanding of digital trends, cinematography, and editing principles; with an ability to tell a cohesive story.

Experience crafting sizzle reels for sales/marketing/promotional use (VFX/GFX heavy), a plus.


About Condé Nast Entertainment

Condé Nast Entertainment, a division of Condé Nast, develops and distributes premium digital video, television and film worth watching. Condé Nast Entertainment's digital video network includes 19+ brand channels with full programming lineups and the industry’s first platform dedicated to premium digital video, THE SCENE. To date, CNÉ has produced more than 4,000 videos – more premium content than any other company – delivering over 2.5 billion views since the digital channels launched in 2013. CNÉ’s digital content has been widely recognized for its quality by the industry including being honored with the company’s first Producers Guild of America Award, first Emmy nomination, first Television Academy Honor and dozens of Webby nominations.

(This position was originally posted on the company website 12/13/16)