Bloomberg Originals | Shorts - Premium Video Editor (12 Month Contract)

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Posted Sep 14, 2023 - Requisition No. 118897

The energy of a newsroom. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the creativity and entrepreneurship we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. Bloomberg LP has built a significant media business spanning digital, magazine, radio, television, and live event platforms across the globe. In the midst of a historic time in the media industry, Bloomberg Media is setting out to become the indispensable source for the world's most influential leaders.

We're seeking an ambitious premium video editor (with excellent producing experience) to help build on Bloomberg Originals' 6-10 minute digital documentary team.

We'll trust you to:

  • Drive production execution on everything from explainer-style segments to short documentaries (conceptualization, storyboarding, outlining, production, edit & delivery)
  • Seek innovative and creative ways to tell a story with visual appeal; whether in studio, in the field, or entirely with archival footage and motion graphics (we have an animations department with whom you'd work)
  • Work under pressure in a fast-paced news environment, while juggling multiple active projects
  • Use your creative expertise to contribute in development meetings toward editorial campaigns
  • Contribute to building series treatments, broken down episodically, that tells interesting global stories through the lens of Bloomberg (and third party) expert opinions and lived experiences
  • Build shot sheets, coordinate field production and receive the footage from shoots
  • Gain an understanding of newsroom initiatives (via your EP) and use knowledge of those campaigns to bring fresh story ideas to the table for series and long-form development
  • Use your deep technical skills within Adobe Premiere and After Effects to color correct (footage shot on Sony, Canon, Blackmagic) and audio mix your stories in a substantive polishing & finishing stage
  • Work under pressure in a fast-paced creative environment

You'll need to have:

  • 8+ years of experience in video production/post-production within a news organization, digital publisher or production company
  • A refined sense of visual news stories and ability to give fresh angles on them
  • The ideal candidate can take a video from pitch to publish, if called upon
  • A love of storytelling, the production experience and an understanding of global trends
  • Video editing experience within Adobe Premiere and the broader Creative Suite
  • Camera know-how and field shooting/producing is an asset (Sony & Canon)
  • Strong communication skills with excellent writing and collaboration skills
  • Strong attention to detail, news judgment and compelling editorial pitches
  • Ability and willingness to work non-traditional hours and potentially travel

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this:
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