Video Editor

Grey Dog Media is growing and currently looking for a Video Editor to join our team. The Video Editor works with the digital, art, and editorial teams to develop, organize, and edit video content into a final product for our clients across various channels.

To be considered for this position, please submit your cover letter, resume, and portfolio of work.

About us

Grey Dog Media is a growing, national-award-winning creator and publisher of custom and consumer media. Our products include magazines, catalogs, books, websites, videos, commercials, and collateral. This is a fast-paced, yet relaxed environment with experienced professionals. We offer a friendly, professional workplace, full-benefits, competitive salary, and remarkable opportunities for creative-skills development, and career advancement.

Job Duties

  • Develop, organize, and edit video content that effectively tells a story and communicates our client’s message using both audio and visual elements
  • Work within the video production process in support of specified creative and business objectives
  • Efficiently manage the workflow of assigned projects
  • Add in graphics and special effects to enhance the quality of videos for the final product
  • Ensure correct formatting for finalized videos according to client specifications
  • Attend progress meetings to help brainstorm ideas and report on work progress
  • Remain up to date on digital video trends and emerging platforms including insights into cultural trends, best practices, and target audiences
  • Work in a collaborative manner to meet client deadlines
  • Maintain a positive can-do attitude
  • Record and track your time within the payroll system for each project you are working on
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, film, broadcast, media production, or related field (or equivalent professional experience)
  • Minimum two years’ experience editing (especially with Adobe Premiere, multi-cam editing) in a professional capacity
  • Professional reel demonstrating proficiency in skill and a sophisticated sense of style, design and cinema
  • Proficient skill in video editing/post-production software such as Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Experience with Adobe After Effects preferred
  • Understanding of the Team Project atmosphere on Adobe Premier projects
  • Proficiency in color grading software and knowledge of color and audio design also a plus
  • Strong knowledge of video codecs, frame rates (H.264, ProRes, etc.)
  • Experience working with .R3D files a big plus
  • Ability to create/animate simple 2-D vector graphics in Adobe Premiere or After Effects
  • Knowledge of Frame.io a plus
  • Exceptional problem solving and critical thinking skills; able to successfully balance multiple priorities and demands simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with quick turnarounds and solo editing process, and intensive revision edits expected
  • General knowledge of color and audio design a plus
  • Maintains a positive attitude, even while working under pressure in an environment where job demands are constantly changing
  • Demonstrate commitment through collaboration and positive, proactive communication
  • Strong knowledge of entire production lifecycle, including pre-production, audio and video recording, lighting, studio environments, editing, and content delivery
  • Maintains a positive attitude, even while working under pressure in an environment where job demands are constantly changing

Job Location: West Des Moines, Iowa
Position/Type: Full-Time/professional
Benefits: Medical/Dental/Vision/401K/LTD/Life Ins./PTO
Compensation: Competitive, Dependent on Experience

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