Overview

Job Type: Full time

Reports to: Manager, Rapid Response

Department: Human Resources

Location: New York, NY

Job Description

Jr. Video Editor

GETTR is one of the fastest growing social media technology platforms.

We are committed to freedom of speech, thought and intellectual discourse. We value the importance of being able to communicate respectfully, openly, and transparently. Therefore, we welcome professionals and experts who embody these core values to consider opportunities within our organization.

As we continue to challenge ourselves to innovate and provide users with robust technological experiences we welcome those who are seeking an opportunity to be game changers.

Responsibilities

  • Promptly record and capture media assignments.
  • Work with tight deadlines and make quick, creative editing decisions to maintain a high quality of work.
  • Produce edited clips for social media channels and distribute them to appropriate team members.

Qualifications

  • Proficiency in video and audio editing software and programs
  • Creative experience in filmmaking and videography
  • Experience in creating long and short-form video content
  • Thorough understanding of social media best practices, platforms, and evolving technical specs and aspect ratios
  • Ability to manage workflow and deadlines for multiple projects simultaneously
  • Must be NYC resident

Environmental and Physical Requirements

  • Will be working in an office environment
  • Must be able to sit for 8+ hours, stand, lift up to 10 lbs, work with a computer and screen
  • Must be able to perform essential job functions with or without a reasonable accommodation

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree is strongly preferred

Certifications, Licenses and Registrations

  • N/A

Work Experience

  • 1+ years experience in videography and podcasting

Communications Skills

  • Excellent spoken and written communication and interpersonal skills

Demonstrated Competencies To Be Successful In The Position

  • Entry level understanding of video and audio editing software and programs (Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Audacity or Abode Audition)
  • Experience editing various video projects and inserting sound effects, music and transitions
  • Excellent writing, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask and work toward several milestones on various projects simultaneously
  • Ability to understand the desired outcome of a project when meeting with clients and the ability to bring them to life
  • Experience across Microsoft platforms, Zoom, Teams
  • Ability to work independently (self-starter mentality)
  • Collaborative attitude and team spirit are vital
  • Strong critical thinking skills with an appetite for creative problem solving
  • Comfortable working in a large organization and interfacing with a broad set of stakeholders across various functions

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision premiums are 100% covered by GETTR for initial individual tier plan.
  • 10 PTO days and 5 sick days. Can accrue up to 25 PTO days depending on tenure.
  • 401K 4% match vested after 2 years
  • 12 Paid holidays and 2 floating holidays including a week off from 12/23 – 1/1
  • Parental leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Fully stocked kitchen with free snacks and beverages including a cappuccino and espresso machine
  • Free daily lunch Via Grubhub
  • Easily accessible to all massive transit

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About GETTR

GETTR is a social media platform founded on the principles of free speech, independent thought and rejecting political censorship. With best-in-class technology, our goal is to create a marketplace of ideas in order to share freedom and democracy around the world. Our company is rapidly growing, with over five million users globally and major influencers are lining up to join our ranks daily.