Senior Trailer Editor

MasterClass

Los Angeles, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Marketing/PR/Product Mktg
  • Post Date: 02/23/2021
  • Website: masterclass.com
  • Company Address: 475 Brannan St, Ste. 230, San Francisco, CA, 94107

About MasterClass

MasterClass is transforming online education by enabling anyone in the world to learn from the very best. We are deconstructing what makes an actor able to cry on demand, how an athlete defies gravity, and what it takes to write a bestseller. Our online learning content is available to students anywhere anytime, which supports our mission to ignite the greatness in others.

Job Description

MasterClass is transforming online education by enabling anyone in the world to learn from the very best.  We are deconstructing what makes an actor able to cry on demand, how an athlete defies gravity, and what it takes to write a bestseller.  Our online learning content is available to students anywhere anytime, which supports our mission to ignite the greatness in others.

We are a quickly growing VC-funded startup based in San Francisco, with additional offices in Los Angeles.  We have created online classes taught by famous masters— Gordon Ramsay, Serena Williams, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Sara Blakely, David Sedaris, Bobbi Brown, Timbaland, Anna Wintour and many more to come.

Since launching in 2015, we have been growing our team. Apply now to find out more about what we are doing behind the scenes.

 

What we are looking for:

MasterClass’ marketing team is currently looking for a passionately driven editor that can create editorial marketing, specifically trailer content, for social, web and global channels that engages our audiences and delivers business results. The right candidate will have the talent to tell a compelling story with little to no copy. 

 

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Take ideas from rough thoughts to clear, concise, finished MasterClass Trailers  
  • A keen understanding of audiences needs, motivations and aspirations to create effective, compelling, and engaging content to be delivered on all platforms.
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate with producers and Associate Creative Director in a Post-Production environment
  • Optimistically prioritize, juggle multiple tasks, take direction, and pivot 
  • Present and iterate within project parameters: internal goals, technical/budget/time constraints
  • Understanding and comfort with working in a collaborative editorial environment within Premiere Pro

 

Requirements:

  • 8+ years of proven work as an experienced video editor with a strong portfolio. 
  • Strong sense of storytelling and rhythm. 
  • Proficiency in music editing and audio clean up.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including written, verbal, and listening
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Quick thinker and exceptional problem solver.
  • Level-Headed, calm and functions well under pressure.
  • Proficient in Premiere (After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator a plus)
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Work full-time in our LA office
  • Legally eligible to work in the United States

 

At MasterClass, we believe we put our best work forward when our employees bring together ideas that are diverse in thought. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. In addition, MasterClass will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.  If you have a disability or special need, we would like to know how we can better accommodate you.

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