Graphic / Video / Multi-Media Design: Audio/Video Editing and Production
VIDEO EDITOR - Wells Fargo Center (Philadelphia, PA)
Significant involvement in the editing of NHL highlights and original footage into final video form, using broadcast standard software and hardware in an Avid digital edit suite.
Applying a high level of creative skill to the interpretation of the material as part of the editing process.
Applying a wide range of specialized skills and techniques in digital editing such as complex multiple layering of sound and vision in the structuring of edited sequences and addition of special effects, titles, and the like.
Adding After-Effects graphics and deftly manipulating them per the specific needs of each project.
Maintaining an overview of industry trends in editing and associated equipment, programs, plug-ins, etc.
Identify roadblocks/issues and taking corrective action as needed to keep the project on target.
Ensure that the final product meets current broadcast technical specifications.
All other duties as assigned.
Strong knowledge and understanding of the AVID non-linear editing platform.
Working knowledge and understanding of After Effects and Photoshop in the generation of high end motion graphics and video effects.
Strong editorial and production sensibilities.
Experience working directly with producers and clients in a post-production environment.
Ability to raise the bar with fresh, creative ideas.
Ability to work effectively and efficiently under extreme deadline pressure.
Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
Ability to work independently while also collaborating in a team dynamic.
Excellent problem solving skills.
Excellent time management skills.
Knowledge of DVD authoring a plus.
College degree in a related field is preferred.
Strong verbal and written communication skills in the English language
Ability to work beyond normal business hours, including but not limited to nights, weekends and select holidays as required.
A customer-focused, positive and professional attitude
Intellectual/Social, Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The intellectual/social, physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the essential functions of this job, the employee is continuously asked to multi-task under time limits. Position requires constant attention to precise details and accuracy of specified standards including: following simple to complex (more than 3 steps) instructions, and concentration which frequently extends beyond 30 minutes at a time. Employees in this role will constantly be in leadership role; this requires directing others either verbally or in writing to complete tasks in prescribed time frame. This position also requires constant use of interpersonal skills including but not limited to: ability to direct/motivate/inform staff and foster collaboration, being able to recognize and resolve conflicts, being able to openly communicate in writing and verbally with clients.
While performing the essential functions of the job, the employee constantly operates a computer and other office devices such telephones, copy machines, fax machines, etc; occasionally moves about inside the office to access storage areas, cabinets and office machinery; constantly moves about the facility and event sites before, during and after events to service clients and supervise staff; constantly communicates via telephone, email and in-person with others to exchange accurate information.
The essential functions of this position are usually performed indoors. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud during events and minimal during non-event times.