Video Editor

Future, Atlanta, GA USA

Connectors. Creators. Experience Makers.

Duration: Full-Time


About the Team

Future Studios is one of the world’s leading producers of short-form factual and social content, creating and distributing digital content for huge global audiences, brands, clients and platforms.

Job Purpose

Future Studios is looking for an Editor to join our team in January 2022.

Working within our newly created video production team, the successful candidate will be responsible for delivering video across a wide spectrum of subject areas, specifically in the area of women’s lifestyle, beauty, fashion, and celebrity culture.

The role involves editing short-form original digital content; from 90-second clips to (often celebrity-lead) social formats. As well as working across bespoke internal and commercial projects you’ll play an integral role in creating new strands of original digital video content aimed at young audiences on many of Future’s websites and you’ll be responsible for reversioning and optimizing video for social platforms such as YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat.

This will also be an office based role once our new Atlanta premise opens.

Key Responsibilities

  • End-to-end editing of short-form video packages including offline, grading, audio mixing, and using music and graphics.
  • Creating rough-cuts and assemblies.
  • Optimizing edits to live on Future sites and across social media.
  • Some writing of edit scripts and voice over from transcripts to cut from.
  • Liaising collaboratively with team members to ensure timely and precise distribution of content.
  • Working closely with the Producer, Social Editor, Production Manager and the editorial team to ensure projects are delivered in a timely manner.
  • Creating promos and trailers for our series.


The successful candidate will need the following experience:

  • Working in a fast-paced professional video post production environment with the ability to juggle multiple edits.
  • Experienced Adobe Premiere user
  • End-to-end editing of short-form video packages including offline, grading, audio mixing, and using music and graphics.
  • Adept at editing content for multiple social media platforms.
  • Experience of creating graphics packages is advantageous.
  • Organized, capable, self-motivated, with the ability to work to tight deadlines independently without constant supervision.
  • Experience using the Google Suite is helpful.
  • General knowledge of legal and rights including copyright and consent is desirable.
  • Experience in fashion, beauty, and celebrity culture will stand out.


What will I get in return?

As well as our standard benefits, we have a number of awesome perks available to our staff including:

  • Unlimited paid time off (yes you read that right!)
  • A share in our success - every member of staff receives a profit pool bonus at the end of our financial year
  • Free food (monthly munchies, bagel Fridays, fresh fruit & snacks and coffee and tea on tap)
  • Central office locations with cool open plan working spaces
  • Free digital magazine subscriptions and access to back copies of our print magazines and bookazines
  • Discounted gym membership and onsite health & wellbeing (yoga at lunch anyone?!)
  • Annual Future conference - get together with your colleagues to celebrate success and look forward to what's next
  • Regular staff socials arranged by our wonderful Employee Community & Culture committees
  • Huge opportunities to learn and develop whether through professional qualifications, exposure to incredible business projects or informal lunch & learns, hosted by your colleagues

We are Future

Connectors. Creators. Experience Makers

Future is a global multi-platform media company and leading digital publisher, with scalable brands and diversified revenue streams. We are dedicated to connecting over 300 million people worldwide with their passions, through expert content, world-class events and cutting-edge proprietary technology. We have big ambitions to transform media and change people’s lives.

We have a market-leading portfolio of over 220 brands spanning across technology, gaming, TV & entertainment, women’s lifestyle, music, sport, creative and photography, home interest and B2B. You may have heard of us…

But a stellar heritage isn’t enough. We continue to grow our portfolio and launch new brands, restlessly looking to improve, innovate and push the boundaries of what can be done. We develop leading-edge technology which is disrupting the media marketplace.

Together, we’re exceeding the expectations of everyone we exist for – our audiences, clients, staff and shareholders. In a short space of time, Future has transformed into an innovative global media platform.

We reap the rewards too, of course, with a fun and creative place to work with endless opportunities to forge a career. We believe in teamwork that transcends location, so we don’t have a Future HQ but a globally connected workforce across the UK, US, Europe and Australia

Every kind of talent is celebrated here.. We hire for person not for the role, looking for people who share our ambitions to be bold and innovate, making Future a global success story.

Let’s do this!

To apply for this role, please submit your CV and a covering letter explaining why this is your dream job!

Inclusion & Diversity

At Future we are passionate about ensuring that as a business, we are continuing to promote diversity and inclusion not just in our recruitment processes, but everything we do.

Future is an equal opportunity employer and we will continue to ensure our recruitment process will be free of bias and our workplaces are inclusive, positive, free of discrimination and respects all backgrounds and beliefs. Our culture is underpinned by our values which will continue to ensure that all applicants, current and future employees are treated with respect and fairness.

We are continuing to be inclusive in our approach to flexible working, ensuring that we are making adjustments where required and providing our employees the tools and support to enable them to grow and flourish in their careers.

This is a position covered under a collective bargaining agreement between Future US, Inc. and the Writers Guild of America East.

About Future

We are Future

Connectors. Creators. Experience Makers

We’re Future. We’re 2300 colleagues over 200 brands speaking to 400 million people every month across the globe through websites, events and magazines. We haven’t just survived in 2020, we’ve thrived, increasing our audience share, taking more number one positions, acquiring new businesses and launching new brands.

And we don’t plan on stopping any time soon.


Want to learn more about Future? Visit Future's website.