HollywoodLife: Contracted Video Editor 

New York City, New York (US)
Paid Hourly
Nov 18, 2019
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

HollywoodLife: Contracted Video Editor 

HollywoodLife is currently seeking a talented Video Editor for a news and entertainment outlet. Our dynamic studio team in New York is looking for a versatile video editor to join our team with top-notch technical skills, professionalism, and a creative mind that will connect with our audience of 2.9 million subscribers on Youtube and beyond.  This is a full-time, 3 month contracted position, with a M-F work schedule.

The ideal candidate must be comfortable working independently and able meet deadlines with short turn-around times. They should have a track record of producing original high production value content video. The primary role for the video editor is to produce multiple fresh news videos daily that will live on our incredibly successful YouTube channel, dedicated video Facebook pages, and the HL site. This role reports to the Editor-In-Chief, Managing Editor, and Video Director.


  • Research, write, and edit videos daily video that are conceived for the web - .com, YouTube, Facebook, Snapchat, etc.
  • Work with our video team and various brand leaders to fill the growing demand for video content surrounding events
  • Shoot and edit high quality footage that suits the needs of the brand

Technical Requirements/Software Knowledge:

  • Fluency with the Adobe Creative Cloud, Adobe Premiere, and Adobe After Effects
  • Shooting with DSLR, digital cinema, and mirrorless cameras 
  • Color grading, After Effects, Sound Mixing

Other Requirements:

  • At least three years of experience shooting, creating and managing the production of premium digital video
  • Background in entertainment, news, fashion or similarly related digital consumer media, and familiar with a rapid news environment
  • Thorough and current understanding of video distribution in a fast-paced and ever-evolving video environment
  • A track record of producing premium, high-visibility video for large-scale audiences
  • Fluency in core video social platforms and their video integration
  • Passion for digital/entertainment/news/fashion
  • Superb general troubleshooting skills and strong attention to detail
  • Hosting skills and knowledge of podcast producing a plus 

About HollywoodLife

Led by Bonnie Fuller, Hollywood Life captures and celebrates the essence of the celebrity Hollywood lifestyle, news, beauty, style, culture, and entertainment. Stars entertain, but they also inspire and profoundly influence what women see, hear, do, buy, and share. Women identify with celebrities — their trials, triumphs, relationships, and romances, obsessions, and diversions. Stars are role models. Hollywood Life plays a starring role in their daily lives. Hollywood Life doesn’t just report the scoop; Hollywood Life relates it to women’s personal lives, allowing real women to connect through the lens of celebrity. Visit www.hollywoodlife.com to learn more. 
About PMC:

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 180 million and empowers more than 1 million global CEOs and business thought-leaders in markets that impact the world. Our dynamic events, data services, and rich content entertain and educate today’s fashion, retail, beauty, entertainment and lifestyle sectors. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global influencers are informed, connected, and inspired. To learn more about PMC and its iconic brands, visit www.pmc.com.


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