Full Time Job

Video Editor, Central Video


New York, NY 08-02-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Your Impact:

Central Video is hiring a Video Editor to join our video team! This person must be able to excel in a fast-paced environment and be able to balance multiple projects simultaneously. The right candidate will use their creative eye and organizational skills to help us create video content with a fresh, nuanced, and inclusive perspective. This person will have a key role in shaping the story for videos in a wide range of topics, including social justice and politics, beauty, pop culture, relationships and more.

• Use Adobe Premiere to edit videos for any social platform. Knowledge of broadcast edit standards highly recommended and a special interest in color correction/grading, preferred.
• Participate in group brainstorms for shoot pre-production.
• Work closely with producers to maintain high production value and make recommendations on how to accomplish this.
• Understand and implement best practices for media storage and work in an organized manner.
• Take notes and direction from producers and post supervisors to implement feedback quickly.

• Bachelor's degree required.
• Thorough knowledge of Adobe Premiere. Knowledge of After Effects and Photoshop would be useful.
• A positive attitude and the ability to work calmly under pressure are essential!
• Keen sense of trending content and editing styles throughout digital media and film.

Technical Skills:
• 3-4 years of hands-on post-production experience, preferably within both broadcast and digital media and film.
• Strong understanding of production and post-production workflow as well as social media/broadcast/streaming platform deliverables.
• Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite, including experience troubleshooting media storage and Adobe Creative Suite issues. Color grading/correction skills are highly preferred.
• A knowledge of camera operation and shooting would be a huge bonus, but this role will be primarily editing.

All candidates must submit a reel or portfolio including samples of work with the application.

As part of its continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, Hearst Magazines requires that all employees who receive a written offer of employment be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. Hearst Magazines will consider requests for reasonable accommodations on an individual basis in accordance with applicable legal requirements.


Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g4zp47-3-238-199-4-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Hearst Magazines isone of the largest publishers in the world, with more than25 brands, including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire, Good Housekeeping, Harper's BAZAAR, Popular Mechanics, and O the Oprah Magazine. We reach more than 150 million people every month in the United States alone.