ipsy is looking to hire a talented Video Editor to join our growing team. The ideal candidate has a keen aesthetic eye with experience in visual storytelling and editing web content for YouTube and other social media platforms. Expert proficiency in Adobe Premiere and After Effects is a must. Strong color grading experience is also preferred (DaVinci Resolve or SpeedGrade). Candidate should demonstrate a passion for beauty and fashion. This position is full time and based in our Santa Monica studio.
-Ability to edit a high volume of videos and make multiple iterations
-Ability to deliver edits and implement revisions on tight deadlines.
-Motion graphics experience is a plus.
-Knowledge of contemporary cameras, file formats, codecs, and their proper handling in a post production workflow.
-Ability to communicate needs in a positive and productive fashion.
-Contribute creative ideas to the editing process, including original graphics/animations.
-Able to handle minor sound design and audio mixing.
-Strong understanding of post-production workflow and the ability to provide recommendations to increase efficiency.
-Excels in a team environment, ability to build/maintain positive relationships through strong collaboration efforts.
Experience / Skills
-2+ years experience in video/film production as an editor.
-Experience in editing makeup tutorials, fashion, beauty, lifestyle and wellness videos.
-Familiarity exporting video across all social media platforms (i.e YouTube, Facebook, mobile, Instagram, and Snapchat).
-Expert understanding of editing, motion graphics and color grading software such as Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Illustrator, SpeedGrade, Photoshop, and DaVinci Resolve.
-Strong editing reel.
-Detail oritented with a creative mind and storytelling skills
-Able to multi-task and work in a fluid, fast-paced environment.
ipsy was founded with one singular mission: to inspire individuals around the world to express their unique beauty. That’s how the ipsy Glam Bag came to life. With five products personalized for you—plus articles, videos, and more on ipsy.com—you’re free to try new things and express who you are. ipsy Shopper takes our mission to the next level by making beauty more accessible, rewarding, and liberating than ever before. And with ipsy Gen Beauty, Open Studios, and all the creator content that we post each day, our intention has remained the same: to give every individual the tools to form their own definition of beauty. With over 2.5M members and 8K digital content creators in our community, and generating over half a billion monthly content views, we’re just getting started.
ipsy is headquartered in the Bay Area with an office in New York City and a studio production and editing facility in Los Angeles. The company achieved profitability in its first year and raised a series B round of $100M with Sherpa Capital and TPG in 2015. We owe all of our success to our inspiring, energizing employees who make exceptional things happen every single day—fearless thinking, tenacity, and a pioneering spirit push us forward. From marketing and media to engineering and operations, we are united in our goal to democratize beauty, making it accessible and affordable for everyone and fearlessly representing individuality and inclusivity. We dream. We empower. We create. And we have great fun doing it together.