Careers

Editor

Application deadline: March 25, 2019

We are looking for a full-time Editor to join our post production department with demonstrable experience in a similar level position within the industry and an impressive showreel.

Key responsibilities:

  • Offline and online editing (on Premier Pro) in our in-house post production department
  • Work across a range of content, for a variety of platforms
  • Grading skills to broadcast quality on short form and long form films
  • Sound mixing for short and long form for final delivery
  • Cutting and updating company showreels, pitch films and taster tapes
  • Understanding the technical requirements to meet QC standards
  • Work alongside our Post Production Manager, help manage rushes across projects and assist with archiving

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro and experience of creating exciting edits
  • Ability to use After Effects (Mac based) would be beneficial
  • Understanding of the technical specifications, creative and editorial requirements for delivering output directly to broadcast and also social media platforms
  • Proven music editing skills and demonstrable ability to cut pictures to music in montages
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to understand a brief from the internal production team and external clients
  • Experience of taking feedback from production staff and external clients
  • Understanding of end to end production workflows and technical infrastructure
  • Familiarity with Whisper Films output and experience in these genres of editing
  • Passion for creativity and visual storytelling and ambition to work as part of the team to suggest new ideas and designs
  • Meticulous attention to detail, project management and quality control skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as alongside Edit Producer
  • Good communication and problem solving abilities
  • Ability to pick up and amend projects started by other editors
  • Up to date knowledge of new industry technologies
  • At least 2 year’s previous experience
  • Knowledge and enthusiasm for sport is a bonus but not essential

Applications

- Please provide a CV, covering note and showreel referencing job title in subject to jobs@whisperfilms.co.uk

- Closing date: Monday 25thMarch 2019

- Salary: Based on Experience

- Length of Contract: 12 months

- Base: Kew

- Some project-specific hours, weekend work and international travel will be required