Contract Job

Video Editor - About To Eat


Los Angeles, CA 03-23-2021
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  • Paid
  • Contract
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Video Editor, About To Eat (project-based)


The Role

BuzzFeed is looking for a creative Video Editor to join our Post-Production team in a project-based capacity on Buzzfeed's newest channel: About to Eat. We're looking for experienced story editors who are passionate about food-based video content.

Example of storytelling style requested:

You Will
• Partner with Creative Producers and Post-Production team to create About To Eat video content
• End-to-end edit multiple videos and formats for the About To Eat channel
• Quickly assemble first cuts for story notes
• Implement changes to video edits given creative feedback and direction
• Experiment with different versions of an edit, exploring multiple directions if needed
• Maintain project organization and follow internal SOPs for project naming conventions

You Have
• 3+ years experience working in a professional environment on digital content
• Advanced knowledge of Mac OS and Adobe Creative Cloud apps including Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, Media Encoder and After Effects and 3rd party software
• Experience with codecs, image types, resolutions frame rates as they pertain to digital media trends
• Flexibility to adapt with changing timelines and deliverables
• Experience with simple motion GFX or static GFX (title cards, lower thirds) preferred
• Balance and grade color, and mix and level audio within Adobe Premiere or related software
• Advanced knowledge of Post-Production and Production process and equipment
• Working Knowledge of changing social and digital video platform landscape
• Emphasis on organization and attention to detail
• Proactive, positive team player, able to help guide projects from ingest to delivery
• Passionate about telling stories highlighting food, culture, and people
• Fluency in multiple languages is a plus
• Experience in cutting content for a major digital brand

Send us your Reel!
• Share 3-5 samples of work that you've edited or your current reel.

All job applications must be received through the official BuzzFeed Jobs board (, including referrals. It is BuzzFeed's practice to not schedule job interviews until after an application is submitted through our jobs board.
Company Profile

BuzzFeed is the world's leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally.