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Video Editor

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Aquent has an immediate opening for a Video Editor for a global Fortune 500 company. This is a one year contract opportunity. The ideal candidate MUST be able to edit from raw footage to commercial ready. The ideal candidate must also have 30 second edited commercial spots in their portfolio from national Fortune 500 brands. Only those candidates with reels/vimeos with large brand, national commercial spots and who can edit from raw footage to commercial ready will be considered. Candidates with several years experience of working at an ad agency is a huge plus!

Specific skills required for the assignment:

- Responsible for editing high quality consumer facing product promotion, broadcast [when needed], sales force facing training, or internal facing videos using multiple editing platforms and technologies. Determines the most effective and creative approach for visually communicating key messages based on Sales & Marketing and Brand strategy. Interacts with senior level decision makers in various departments to present graphics for review at the appropriate stages. Knowledgeable regarding standard video camera formats, media management, storage and delivery. Responsible for the complete video pipeline from media ingest, transcoding and logging, choosing the best shots and the most modern editing techniques to create an audience motivating piece; finishing with color correction, audio mixing and mastering.

- Creates, enhances and/or animates motion graphics and creates and designs storyboards for animation sequences such as logo and type treatments, video effects and graphic treatments to produce videos and multi-media projects of high quality in the most cost-efficient manner. Utilizes thorough knowledge of motion graphics for video for videos in production. Continuously evaluates and utilizes various approaches, technology and methods of production.

- Actively researches new technologies and stays current on industry advancements, including computer hardware, software and related equipment. Serves as a technical and business resource to other producers, assisting in the resolution of complex problems.

- A comprehensive understanding of pre-production through post-production process and a discriminating eye/ear for video/audio quality are required. Must possess the ability to both tell the story and operate the equipment, utilizing motion graphics as one of the tools to tell the story.

- Must have expert knowledge of Premiere Pro editing platform as well as demonstrate ability to generate 2D and 3D motion graphics using various software packages including but not limited to:
Adobe Creative Cloud
Premiere Pro
After Effects
Photoshop
Cinema4D, 3DsMax (considered a plus)

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