Short Form News Video Editor w / Motion Graphics

Glendale, CA
Job Terms:
posted by:
Jennifer Torrens

Job Description:

Large Media and Entertainment client in LA is seeking a Short Form News Editor to join their network news team. This is a 6-month contract with the possibility of extension. Candidates must have video editing AND motion graphics experience and be able to provide a reel. 

​Required Skills: 

  • Super strong Video Editor with 2-3 years of experience
  • ​Must have experience creating motion graphics and animations
  • Strong Design Background 
  • Proficient in Adobe Suite for editing Motion Graphics / After Affects Expert 
  • Infographic creation 
  • Animation experience
  • Must be able to work quickly (important that candidates have worked for a news outlet before and understand how to work on a news clock) 
  • Candidates must have a creative vision and be able to come up with ideas and creative plans 
  • Must have experience editing video for digital platforms 

​Software Skills: 

  • ​​Premiere Pro
  • Avid
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe PhotoShop

Client Description:

Why Aquent?

  • Highly competitive salaries: commensurate with experience
  • Insurance: Excellent medical benefits with premiums largely subsidized by Aquent
  • 401k Plan