We are currently seeking a highly motivated and thoughtful applicant to join our team as an experienced full-time Senior Director | Editor
Broadsheet is bringing new stories to millions of people nationally and worldwide through our online video content. We're focused on expanding our in-house production team for multi-market operation of our branded content campaigns and editorial film series.
We are currently seeking a highly motivated and thoughtful applicant to join our team as an experienced full-time Senior Director | Editor. We're looking for a person with a progressive portfolio and one who is confident and able to create anything from a YouTube recipe series to above the line campaigns with excitement and enthusiasm.
Reporting to the Director Of Video Production, you will create, write, present, direct and edit all Broadsheet video content. As a major contributor to the creative team, you will be working in a fast-paced environment alongside a great team creative individuals to produce online video content.
It is the Senior Director | Editor's role to maintain quality and consistency to build brand awareness, audience engagement, create dynamic and interesting video series and to drive Facebook views online.
You will be responsible for:
Creative Development: Autonomously able to take creative briefs from concept to creation. Taking the lead in developing the story, creative message and aesthetic style for all video projects, creating storyboards and overall creative treatments and direction for each and every project.
Directing: Conceptualising and present video treatments in partnership with external premium brands, as well as Broadsheet Editorial content. Writing clean, concise and accurate copy for publication video projects using Broadsheet Media tone and voice.
Editing: Review footage, eliminate segments and scenes effectively using editing software Insert of graphics and special effects and use of Creative Suite, After Effects, and Photoshop as required to deliver final product.
Supervision: Overseeing the mid-weight editors work and guiding them throughout all stages of post-production. You, as a Senior Video Editor, will be responsible for their improvement, video editing capabilities, and continued growth and learning within the company.
Skills and experience required:
Experience in directing (filming experience video is highly regarded)Good technical knowledge of required camera equipment and lightingVideo editing (Premiere/After Effects/DaVinci)Adobe Premiere/Creative SuiteMotion graphic experience in 2D Animation. (3D animation not essential but highly regarded)Illustration skills for animation would be highly regardedYou should have significant experience as a Director / Editor - maintaining standards, following a style guide, giving direction and feedback and making fast decisionsA fluid, natural communicator who has experience writing and editing copy for treatments and presenting to internal team and external clientsCompetent understanding of filing systems and structures for archiving and project productivityExperience working within film in advertorial and story senseHave excellent editing skills on PremiereGood understanding of social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, etc.
Storyteller with a strong sense of what's needed to make a film engagingStrategic mindset and understanding of how social media works for best resultsConfidence in conceptualizing ideas for both low and high-end budgetsLeadership skills to work as a senior with Mid-weight Editor / Videographer rolePositive attitude with an open mind to all challenges and see the big pictureA mature minded person who can work autonomouslyProactive in projects and one step ahead of the projectThe ability to influence effectively at the board tableExcellent understanding of putting the Broadsheet brand first, music, look & feel etc.
The ideal candidate is collaborative, self-directed and enjoys working closely with a small and passionate team. Plus we're looking for someone with…
Good problem-solving skillsStrong written and verbal communicationExcellent attention to detail
If you have a positive attitude and passionate about taking the lead on projects whilst following your creative instinct then we'd love to hear from you.