Assistant Editor

Central London
£32 per hour
Start date:
Posted By:
Jonny Fordham
3 months

Job Description:

Job Title:  Assistant Editor


The Creative Studio is focused on establishing a global operational center-of-excellence for cross-functional project management, creative production of our marketing campaigns, and the innovation, creation, and scaling of promotional assets that are used within our client's experience and help members discover content to watch.
To support continued global expansion, the team is looking for a contract Junior Editor based in the London office.  In this role, you would be responsible for supporting editorial teams with sizzle reel editorial, super-cuts, GIF creations, clip pulls and cutdowns, title preps, finish preps and conforms / conversions.

Support editorial teams with A/V asset management -- movement of many files for various titles to appropriate team members.
Asset requests and coordination with cross-functional partners
Audio sync and project organization
Asset adjustments (adding/removing stacks, cards, bugs, subs).
Asset conform / conversions (eg. 16:9 to misc.)
Reconform proxy edits to full-res master / final deliverables.
Support media ingest and set-up in the backend pipeline.
Title prep for editorial.
Trailer cut-downs.
Sizzle reel editorial.
Super-cut editorial.
EPK clip pulls.
Captioned stills and GIF creation.
Spot or QC check edits to ensure conformance yields accurate final assets.

Minimum 1 to 2 years experience as an assistant or junior editor
Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere Pro, After Effects, AME, Photoshop) and AVID.
Strong knowledge of post-production workflows, asset dams and A/V file management.
Strong general knowledge of video & audio codecs and broadcast delivery specifications.
Strong communication and organizational skills.
Knowledge of audio programs a plus (Pro Tools, Adobe Audition).
Ability to manage multiple projects subject to deadlines.
Junior Editor experience is a plus