Filmmaker/Video Editor

Go BIG Media is an award-winning digital and traditional media firm that leverages the latest in technology and campaigns to tell stories, influence decision makers, fight for issues, and win at the ballot.

Our Alexandria, VA office is seeking Filmmaker/Video Editor who will film innovative and process-oriented videos, to heighten messaging and communication, while working with the top experts in our industry.  


How you’ll make an impact:

  • Film and edit high-quality video with a mix of text, graphics, photos, animations, music, and emojis, etc.

  • Be flexible and nimble on video, able to make quick edits and produce timely real-time/live videos

  • Create impactful motion graphics and animations to quickly tell the stories of our clients

  • Use strong visual storytelling skills to quickly assemble edits and implement notes from producers and team leads.

  • Create compelling and shareable video content

  • Produce social specific videos for the platform and delivery, often producing vertical videos with mobile delivery in mind

  • Working closely with the Creative Team to execute projects including brainstorming and idea briefings

  • Creative and proactive to pitch and generate video ideas as they relate to the show and all platforms our fans are on

  • Ingest cards, log footage, and organize shot footage and releases for Post-Production, Rights & Clearances, as well as for Archives

  • Managing storage of projects and ensuring organization standards and back-ups are properly implemented

  • Ensure that high production values and standards are maintained across all platforms

Why we’ll love you:

  • 3 - 5 years of related work in filmmaking, video editing, and animation.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in production, video editing, animation, motion graphics, sound design, and video compression codecs (specifically: mov, and .mp4)

  • Advanced knowledge and experience with Adobe Creative Cloud and plugins including Premiere Pro and Adobe After Effects, with Photoshop, Illustrator and Red Giant skills a plus

  • Additional experience in other editing platforms e.g. Final Cut is preferred but not required

  • This is an editing focused position, experience as a lead editor and/or animator is preferential

  • Familiarity with design, typography, and color grading

  • Ability to handle multiple projects at once

  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail and excellent organization skills

  • High level of motivation and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, campaign-style environment

Why you’ll love us:

  • You’ll be surrounded by a collaborative team that works together in supportive and creative environment

  • Our team enjoys each other’s company in and outside the office- join us for happy hours, team lunches, team outings, etc. You will always be surrounded by good people who genuinely care about you

  • “Always be growing”- We invest in growing our employees both personally and professionally

  • We want A player employees so we offer A player benefits such as a 401k plan, unlimited sick days, flexible work remote days throughout the year, etc.

About working at our company:
We believe in winning the day for our clients by giving them the greatest innovation in technology, to the most precisely targeted audience, with the coolest content on earth. We hold our Culture to the highest standards so our employees feel fulfilled both in and outside the office. Above all, we believe that without outstanding customer service, nothing else really matters. That’s why we built our company on a foundation of service before self.

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