We are seeking an experienced video editor to work in collaboration with our post-production team at our corporate office in Pittsfield, IL. This is a mid level, FT position with benefits. You will be involved in the creative, planning and execution stages of the production shoot and through post-production. We are looking for the right person to work on special outdoor focused projects and develop creative concepts which will grow our audience base and social media presence . Our production team produces high-resolution videos for our company Whitetail Properties Real Estate, through television, commercials, web, and short films. Our specialty is found in the outdoors and we are passionate about what we do therefore the ideal candidate should have the same passions and outdoor experience in order to understand our clients and our company vision.

Experience / Skills

Understand all facets of the post-production creative process and best practices
Knowledge of the outdoors as it relates to rural land such as hunting, ranching, farming, wildlife habitat, land management, etc.
Strong conceptual, video editing, color correction, and design skills are required, with emphasis on Adobe Premiere / MAC Platform edit bays
Full proficiency in non-linear editing platforms (Adobe Premiere), in-field and video production
Extensive experience creating motion graphics in After Effects, DSLR cameras, HD cameras, studio cameras, and various different camera supports
Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative production environment, team player, proactive, entrepreneurial, ability to adapt
Candidates should have the ability to think strategically, be self-motivated and have the ability to effectively multi-task and adapt to rapidly shifting priorities while maintaining strong time management skills.
Exhibit a strong attention to detail and the ability to communicate within all levels in and sometimes outside the organization
A sense of humor and a genuine love for what you do
Must be willing to relocate or be within commuting distance of our corporate office in Pittsfield, IL

Education & Training:

Bachelor’s degree and/or 6 yrs + professional experience in video editing or media production is required
Minimum 2 years of experience with Adobe applications, specifically Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Illustrator, and Photoshop
Video production experience in the outdoors and or live action hunting is a bonus