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Video Editor, BuzzFeed Celeb (Project Based)

BuzzFeed, Los Angeles

The social news and entertainment company.


BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered, diversified media company that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally through its cross-platform news and entertainment network. The company produces articles, lists, quizzes, videos, and original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News and HuffPost; an industry-leading affiliate business, strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Commerce; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.

The Role

BuzzFeed is looking for a creative Video Editor to join our Post-Production team in a project-based capacity on the BuzzFeed Celeb team. We’re looking for someone with a focus on storytelling that has the ability to cut comedic tones that resonates with millennials and Gen z. 

Example of editing style requested: 

The “Outer Banks” Cast Answers Your Burning Questions

The Cast Of "HSM: The Musical: The Holiday Special" Play Who's Who feat. Olivia Rodrigo

The "Loki" Cast Finds Out Which Marvel Hero+Villain Combo They Are

Responsibilities

  • Partner with Creative Producers and Post-Production team editing a variety of BuzzFeed Celeb video content
  • End-to-end edit multiple videos and formats both unscripted and scripted
  • Quickly assemble edits and implement notes from creatives and clients
  • Experiment with different versions of an edit, exploring multiple directions if needed
  • Stay super organized in and adhere to internal SOPs for project naming conventions
  • Collaborate with the Post-Production team to flag and communicate any watch outs with the shoot and scope of creative.

Requirements

  • 3+ years experience working in a professional environment on digital content
  • Advanced knowledge of Mac OS and Adobe Creative Cloud apps including Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, Media Encoder and After Effects as well as 3rd party software
  • Experience with codecs, image types, resolutions, frame rates as they pertain to digital media trends
  • Flexibility to adapt with changing timelines and deliverables
  • Passion and knowledge for editing theory
  • Experience with designing and laying in GFX/VFX
  • Balance and grade color, and mix and level audio within Adobe Premiere
  • Advanced knowledge of Post-Production and Production process and equipment
  • Knowledgeable of social media and digital video platforms
  • Emphasis on organization and attention to detail
  • Proactive, positive team player, able to help guide projects from ingest to delivery

All job applications must be received through the official BuzzFeed Jobs board (https://www.buzzfeed.com/about/jobs), including referrals. It is BuzzFeed's practice to not schedule job interviews until after an application is submitted through our jobs board.

Life at BuzzFeed

At BuzzFeed, we believe we benefit from the diverse perspectives within and across our teams. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment practices.

BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios. 

BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.

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