Video Editor - Nationals

Reach plc
England, London, City of London
Competitive + company benefits
21 Apr 2021
10 May 2021
Reach plc
Nationals, Online
Video Editor
Job Type
Full Time

Reach Nationals are looking for an experienced video editor to join their team. Within this role you will source, edit and produce video content to complement editorial pieces across our national digital sites and apps (Mirror, Express and Star)

This position will be predominantly home based with some office working within our London (Canary Wharf) office.

So who are we?

You might not have heard of us, but we have probably met without you even realising it. Reach plc is home to the UK and Ireland's most iconic digital platforms, magazines and newspapers. From the Mirror,Daily Star, Daily Express and OK!, to our regional titles such as the Liverpool Echo, BirminghamLive and of course, the Manchester Evening News (plus lots more), our brands and the stories we cover are as varied as our people. We help all kinds of people share experiences through our stories, because we believe this is what makes us human. Oh, and we should probably also mention that with a monthly readership of 47 million people, Reach is the largest commercial publisher in the UK. At Reach, not only will you feel better understood, you will also feel you understand other people better too.

What will the role involve?

    Responsible for sourcing, verifying and editing clips to accompany top performing stories across the three brandsSourcing and pitching video led stories to editorsMaintaining brand safety guidelines across all contentEditing/subbing clips before they are uploaded to ensure compliance and the highest editorial standards across the video teamMonitoring analytics to ensure daily targets are met/exceededFilming and producing original content, both on demand and liveRegularly contributing ideas and pitches to drive the video project furtherConstantly monitoring social media for breaking stories and reactionTo read all the major global new websites and form a thorough knowledge of competitors

Who are we looking for?

    Will have previous professional experience as a Video Editor previously before, ideally within an editorial setting but this isn't essential. You will be confident with software such as Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Audition desirableExperience of reversioning content for multiple platforms (website and social)Knowledge of video formats and experience of filming on a range of professional cameras Understanding of social/web-analytics platforms inc. Crowdtangle, Google Analytics and ChartbeatKnowledge of video vendors and agencies across the landscape of the industryAble to source and verify video inc. breaking news contentUnderstanding social media trends/audiences

What can we offer you?

We are offering a competitive salary and benefits including;

    25 days holiday per annumContributory pension schemeFree wellbeing apps and coaching supportSimply Health Healthcare Cashplan Holiday purchase schemeand lots of high street discounts!

Reach plc believes diversity brings benefits for our customers, our business and our people. This is why we are committed to being an inclusive employer and encourage applications from all suitable applicants irrespective of background, circumstances, age, disability, gender identity, ethnicity, religion or belief and sexual orientation.

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