Editor (Temp-3 Months) (879)

Imax Los Angeles , CA 90009

Posted 3 months ago

What we're about

IMAX is not your everyday entertainment experience, so it's not surprising that IMAX employees and their careers go beyond the ordinary. Our employees share a passion for quality in everything they do. Our Hollywood people are movie business insiders with years of production experience. Our technology experts are unashamedly geeky people who can talk for hours, and be riveting, about color gamut and lasers. Our business people are consummate sales and marketing professionals who are spreading the IMAX word around the world.

Of course we offer all the benefits you'd expect from a company with over 50 years of history. Yet, beyond this, we know everyone works differently and is motivated by different things. That's why we offer competitive pay and a wide assortment of benefits to help you make the most of your life at work and away from it.

As the world's leading entertainment technology company, IMAX has revolutionized the way people experience movies. Specializing in immersive motion picture technologies, our employees are driven by a passion to take audiences around the world to places they've only dreamed of.

Come explore IMAX where innovation, creativity and passion come together.

Required Skills

The Editor will play a key role in the creative process within our AV Content function.

IMAX Creative is looking for a collaborative team player, a multi-tasker who enjoys creative problem solving, and someone who thrives working in a fast-paced and creative environment. Organization, calmness, and detail-oriented with taking creative direction very well and executing along with strong interpersonal skills are key skills to succeeding in this role. Managing multiple projects at any given time should be adrenaline while collaborating with cross-functional roles and working closely with Creative Content Producers to bring their storytelling to live through the artform of editing.

The Editor will report directly to the Sr. Producer, Creative Content.

What you'll be doing:

  • Ingesting and organizing footage (live-action interview footage as well as trailers and BTS materials)

  • Selecting music from stock libraries as well as pre-cleared cues to incorporate into AV marketing materials

  • Editing original creative AV marketing content, as well as adapting content (stitching in various end cards and exporting a variety of different codecs/versions per asset)

  • Implementing motion graphics such as lower thirds, title cards, transitions, etc. (After Effects experience necessary)

  • Creating music cues sheets

  • Working closely with Designers, Content Producers, and Creative Project Managers to align during briefings, creative development and production

What we're looking for:

  • 5+ years of editing experience (film studio marketing experience or agency experience handling studio accounts preferred)

  • Strong background and experience using Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere Pro, After Effects and Photoshop), Cinema 4D

  • Understands the creative process from briefing intake, creative development, production and final delivery

  • Strong understanding and experience in finishing processes for specific platforms Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, SnapChat, etc.

  • Strong technical understanding of codecs and aspect ratios

  • Able to meet deadlines and manage time efficiently

  • Organized and detail-oriented while under tight deadlines; handles multiple projects and effectively prioritizes assignments

  • Ability to multi-task while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail

Required Experience

For consideration, please apply online. We thank all applicants for their interest in IMAX but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

At IMAX you'll be part of a culture built on respect one that recognizes the unique talents of everyone on the team. We're proud of the differences that make us all unique and we support unity, acceptance and equal rights for all. Diversity and inclusion among our employees are critical to our success as a global company.

IMAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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