Join the dynamic team at Level Three Labs, a prominent digital news service covering U.S. politics, philanthropy, and business. We are currently looking for a skilled Media Editor and Digital Designer to contribute to our daily news site by creating engaging video content. The ideal candidate should be social media-savvy and possess a strong portfolio showcasing their interest and expertise in video editing and digital design.
- Create compelling video clips from open sources for daily news coverage.
- Edit video content for various platforms, ensuring high-quality and engaging visuals and captions.
- Collaborate with the editorial team to enhance storytelling through video elements.
- Design graphics and visuals for social media platforms to complement news content.
- Ensure a cohesive visual identity across different digital channels.
- Stay updated on design trends and incorporate innovative elements into video content.
Social Media Integration:
- Collaborate with the team to optimize video content for different platforms.
- Understand and implement social media best practices to maximize engagement.
- Create visually appealing thumbnails and promotional graphics for video posts.
- Provide a portfolio showcasing previous video editing and digital design work.
- Demonstrate a keen interest in the position and an understanding of our news brands.
- Proven experience in video editing and digital design.
- Familiarity with open-source video materials and their ethical use.
- Social media expertise and the ability to tailor content for various platforms.
- Proficiency in video editing software and digital design tools.
- Strong attention to detail and creative flair.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit a resume, a cover letter outlining their relevant experience, salary requirements, interest in the position, and a portfolio of 3-5 samples of their video editing and digital design work to [email protected].
Note: Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.
Job Type: Full-time