This is a contract role and you will not be directly employed by MotorTrend Group. You'll be required to work through a third party agent called TCW.
Pay Rate; $600 to $700 a day depending on experience
Hours: 8 hour days
Location: Fully remote.
Job Summary & Responsibilities:
Editor – Post Production (Freelance, Hourly, Temporary) This position works out of our El Segundo office, and is responsible for Editing episodes for MotorTrend Group – Original Programming content as well as other company video outlets (web, broadcast, etc). Essential duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Edit original long form programs for digital and linear platforms in AVID.
Bring the creative team’s vision and outline to life by editing together the story, adding motion graphic elements, and incorporating sound design.
Understanding of MT post-production procedures and hitting deadlines on notes and review cuts
Ability to work with lots of different kinds of footage, under tight turnarounds
Ensure every video meets MT standards and is delivered on time
At least 3-5 years previous experience in editing long form video/television.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Avid Media Composer, Pro Tools, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Photoshop.
Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Mac OS X
The ability to sit for prolonged period of time and view computer screen.
Avid Media Composer, Resolve, Pro Tools, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, FTP Clients and NLE systems
Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Work is performed remotely. Safety guidelines established.
NOTE: This position description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict any other tasks that may be assigned.