Video Editor in Elgin, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

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    2428 Bath Road
    Elgin, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 904697BR
Employing Entity: Sears Holdings Management Corporation
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: E-commerce
Store ID: 36950: Digital Asset Divisn-Elgin IL

Video Editor edits various video content for things such as signage, social media videos as well as broadcast TV. This position requires a strong sense of storytelling, color correction, as well as a strong understanding graphic treatments and basic audio editing. The video editor also needs to have a strong understanding of industry standards associated with video production.

Job Requirements

Job Duties/Responsibilities:
•Ability to edit video varying in length from 15 seconds TV spots to 3 minute product videos used in social media
•Create/edit graphics to be used in various videos and animate those graphics
•Strong understanding of rendering and best practices
•Must have expert knowledge of Creative Cloud ( Premiere, After Effects, Audition, Photoshop illustrator etc.)
•Extensive knowledge in Green screen techniques
•Follow established video production procedures
•Participate pre-production and special project meetings
•Verify quality and completeness of own work, and the work of other video editors
•Communicate with producers and directors to meet project expectations.
•Strong understanding of rendering and best practices
•Create radio commercials

Job Requirements:
•Bachelor's degree
•5+ years of experience
•Expert knowledge in Creative Cloud (Adobe Photoshop, illustrator, Premiere etc.)
•Strong understanding video resolution, codecs, and file conversations
•Experience partnering with Creative Directors during the process to ensure all issues are being addressed.
•Experience working in Broadcast as well as social media
•Experience with Color balancing as well as color grading
•Expert understanding of file types used in media production
•Strong work ethic with the desire to go above and beyond.
•High level of initiative and drive to innovate.

Preferred Skills:
•Working knowledge of DaVinici/RedCine
•3d animation
•Motion Graphics