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POSITION: Video Editor & Camera Operator REPORTS TO: Founder and Director FTE: 1.0 SALARY: $45 - $55k APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 21, 2021 SUMMARY Under the direction of the Founder and Director, the Video Editor & Camera Operator’s primary responsibility is to develop, edit, and create content, from start to finish, that engages an audience and creates a buzz. A basic understanding of shooting on professional camera systems is plus. This position requires extensive international and domestic travel. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Pre-Production - Stay abreast of trends and technology, specifically how it can aide in project deliverables; - Keep an eye toward competitive work and ensure the brand stays ahead and pushes boundaries. Production - Serve as second shooter, when the production demands it, capturing compelling footage that will drive great storytelling; - When necessary, assist with lighting, grip and capturing quality audio; - Review dailies to confirm required shots are being captured according to the shot list and production schedule; - Manage and safeguard all media, including performing daily digital image transfers. Post-Production (Principal Role) - In collaboration with the Director and other editor(s), ingest, organize, and edit video footage, audio, and music tracks according to tight scripts and storyboards or loose production guidelines; - Work fluidly with other editor(s) as a support; - Facilitate and address all agency and/or client cut changes throughout the approval process; - Prepare projects to be handed off to other editor(s) for color grading and sound engineering; - Concept and edit trailers, teasers, and company marketing material; - Maintain proper file structure and approach allowing for future edits/adaptations; - Maintain all editing equipment, troubleshoot problems, and actively facilitate repairs; - Ensure the brand aesthetic is successfully translated into high quality visual assets. JOB REQUIREMENTS - Relocation to Louisville, KY required; - Excited to travel and has the ability to be on production for extended periods of time; - Adventure junkie; - Is capable to work and film inside dangerous and risky environments; - Proficient using non-linear editing software and After Effects; - Highly creative and an out-of-the-box thinker that has worked in both the documentary and commercial filmmaking spheres; - A team player that thrives in a collaborative environment; - Maintains a positive attitude and performs well in stressful situations; - Practices humility and is hungry to learn; - Mad ping-pong skills. TO APPLY: Send cover letter, resume, and a sample of your work showcasing your editing and shooting talent to email@example.com. Include “Editor Camera & Operator” in the subject line. Apply on or before May 21, 2021. Only those candidates who are selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls, please.