Part-Time Assistant Editor
Seeker is looking for a qualified part-time Video Assistant Editor experienced with Premiere Pro to support our post-production and creative team. This is a perfect opportunity for a beginning editor to gain hands-on experience in non-fiction video production and editing.
This is a contract position. Candidates must be able to commit to at least 24 hours per a week and a 3-month term.
This position is located in San Francisco, CA.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Assist Editors with short documentary projects by preparing projects in Premiere Pro: ingest, log, file organization, a-roll interviews, and audio syncing
-Help source, capture and organize b-roll footage and stock images
-Prepare interviews for transcription
-Revise media based on feedback from editors and production teams
-Support thumbnail production as needed
-Support producers during studio and field productions
-Assist production team with supporting documentation: music reporting, show logs and updating Seeker’s database, etc.
Experience / Skills
-Proficient in Adobe Premiere Pro – please include links to your work
-Organized, self-starter with the ability to work independently
-Excellent communication and writing skills
-Passion for technology, science is a plus
-Creative, dependable and ready to learn!
Seeker exists where technology, innovation, and the future collide. We celebrate relentless curiosity with an insatiable drive to question, inspire, and create. Seeker Media connects with its audiences through daily videos published on YouTube, Facebook, and our own Seeker.com. We produce best-in-class science content, short documentaries and ground-breaking virtual reality experiences. Seeker Media is part of Group Nine Media and located in San Francisco, CA.