Assistant Editor

City, State
New York, NY
Full time, starts 6/19
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About the job

NY Based Production company looking for Assistant Editors to work on a variety of upcoming new series and pilots. Genres include but are not limited to: Reality, Docu-series, Home Makeover, Lifestyle, Food and Travel programming.

Ideal candidate will have the following:

Availability to work weekends as needed
Extensive knowledge of AVID Isis and AVID Media Composer post production workflows used on Mac
The ability to learn new software quickly
 and follow written instructions
Strong organizational skills
 and ability to multitask, communicate and relay progress and tech issues to upper management and Post Producers
Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office


o Main responsibility is to assist Post Production team with material for edit.
o This includes but is not limited to:
o Loading, Offloading media, Importing media & GFX
o Syncing, Grouping
o Cutdowns and scene selects
o Music selects and organization within the project
o Project maintenance (ie: space allocation, AVID unity attic, project cleanup)
o Hires sequence and Online prep
o Prep, hires and deliver Promo selects to network per Post Supervisor
o EDL, OMF/AAF, Color Correct and other Online prep
o RC, FC, Pic Lock, Online Exports and prep
o Works closely with Editors to make editing efficient and organized for entire Editorial team.
o Deliverables materials and Transcriber materials prepped as needed

Advanced AE duties may include:

o Cutting scene or web content
o String out opens/teases
o Rescore music
o Other duties as assigned

Please send references upon applying for this position.

Sorry but this vacancy has now been filled.