Video Editor
Summary:  The Video Editor will work closely with the Video Producer to deliver/edit videos for our external and internal communications, including but not limited to, major campaigns, events, and social media channels.
Description:  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Include But Not Limited To)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • Edit department videos.
  • Operate video and sound equipment for in-house productions, potentially leading up to field productions.
  • Work closely with the Video Producer to script and produce promotional videos.
  • Shoot internal communication.
  • Be responsible for maintaining and organizing our storage and backups.
  • Troubleshoot day-to-day technical operations of production department.
  • Assist in technical requirements of all television, web and video productions.
  • Photograph occasional events at our headquarters.
  • Other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Requirements)

    The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, including but not limited to Premiere Pro and After Effects.
  • Ability to operate camera, sound, and lighting equipment.
  • This position disseminates final projects and timelines to 16 national markets, which means extreme attention to detail is required.
  • Able to take creative direction and work independently.
  • Ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of color correction, sound editing, and/or animation.
  • Ability to work with producer in order to ensure the proper message is in production.
  • Supportive of Mercy Ships mission and vision, and committed to its core values.
  • Understand and apply servant leadership, work collaboratively with integrity and demonstrate accountability.

    Education and Experience

    The requirements listed below are representative of the education and / or experience required.

  • Bachelor's degree in Media Communications or related field is preferred.
  • Must have 3+ year’s experience in communications/media production.
  • Successful completion of Mercy Ships Entry Training will be required within the first year.