Video Editor / Storyteller

Description

Flow Video is seeking a creative and experienced video editor/storyteller to join our team. To thrive in this role, you will need to excel in crafting emotionally compelling stories that immediately hook and engage viewers until the last frame. This position will assist our head of production and video producer in developing and creating visual stories for our clients. This is a full-time position based in our Troy, Michigan or New Brunswick, New Jersey office.

Responsibilities

  • Cut down interviews (total run times ranging from 20 minutes to 4+ hours) to form compelling and engaging stories.
  • Edit visual assets (footage, photos, audio, graphics, etc.) into visually engaging supporting elements.
  • Find and edit music that properly guides a compelling story.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously with tight deadlines.
  • Assist on video shoots and in areas of production (ie. audio, filming, lighting) when necessary.
  • Outwardly promote the company as a Flow Video ambassador.
  • Proficiency in Google Drive and either Microsoft Office Suite or Mac (Pages, Keynote, Numbers).
  • Fill in where & when necessary to accomplish stated objectives.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience in video, media, communications, journalism or a related field.
  • 3+ years of video editing experience.
  • Mastery in Final Cut Pro X and/or Adobe Premiere.
  • Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects
  • Strong production, editorial, and storytelling skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.
  • Confidence to work independently and within a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to provide daily transportation for oneself to one of our offices
  • Must be available to work minimum of 40 hours per week.

Bonus Qualifications

  • Mastery in Adobe After Effects and/or Photoshop.
  • Expertise in filming, lighting, audio, design or scriptwriting.
  • Experience in an editing house or video production company.
  • Proficiency with video hardware.
  • Expertise in narrative and high-end storytelling.
  • Up-to-date with editing and video trends.

Compensation

Compensation is competitive and based upon prior experience.

About Flow Video

Flow Video is a video production and marketing company founded in September 2016 and is headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. We are composed of 5 full-time employees, 1 part-time employee, and three additional part-time interns. We produce engaging visual content for businesses and organizations to captivate audiences and lead to action, by connecting with prospective audiences through emotionally-driven content and digital marketing tactics. We help clients solve a variety of different challenges including business sales, fundraising, and communication messaging. Our Client roster includes Michigan State University, Kettering University, UN Watch, Warner Brothers Music Group, Level One Bank, Habitat for Humanity, Friendship Circle of Michigan, Wayne State University, University of Michigan-Flint, South Oakland Shelter/Lighthouse, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, and Kids Kicking Cancer.

Application

Please send the following to [email protected]:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Link to your portfolio
  • Your favorite story/video that you’ve edited (this should catch our attention!)