Video Editor/Producer

Slate Magazine
New York
Sep 02, 2014
Oct 02, 2014
Full Time
Slate is an online general interest magazine offering the smartest conversation on the Web about news, politics, business, technology and culture, reaching 20 million readers._We're a tight-knit group of writers, marketers, media pros, and thinkers, with everybody pulling in the same direction.

Slate is looking for a high-energy, self-motivated Editor/Shooter/Producer. Must have experience working in fast-paced deadline-driven environments. We're looking for someone with the following qualities: proactive problem solver, organized, efficient, full of ideas, detail-oriented, smart, team player, hard worker, creative thinker, sense of humor, takes direction well and can pivot when news breaks._ Our ideal candidate understands the digital landscape intimately and has a nose for viral content._ Slate is the perfect place for someone looking to spread their wings. The sky is the limit here and entrepreneurial attitudes are rewarded -- the hungrier you are, the more you will excel.

Master of Adobe Premiere Pro. AE proficiency ideal but not necessary. Canon is your middle name. Experience writing scripts for video, wit and wisdom a plus._ This Editor/Producer will be tasked with conceiving, pitching and creating original video content for Slate that is smart, off-beat, on-brand, engaging and shareable.

Slate welcomes applicants of diverse backgrounds and perspectives and all candidates are evaluated solely on their qualifications to perform the work. _Please attach your cover letter including your reel. _Salary commensurate with experience. _The position can be located in NY or DC.