Video Editor Position at Proko

Full-time remote employment. Must be a citizen of the US and live in the US.

$15-18 / hour

30-40 hours per week


Proko is located in San Diego, California. We're looking for a video editor / production assistant to help us with most of the video production pipeline. We make educational art videos on Proko.com. Our videos are fun and informative. You can find us on:

We try to make about 3 videos a week with a team of around 12 people. You will be doing general production work as episodes need them (finding/making images or sounds) and editing videos in Adobe Premiere. Not just cutting clips, but animating assets, telling a story, and making creative decisions. We make several different flavors of videos, including:

Check out the above videos to get an idea of what we expect a final video to look like.

You will also work with our scripts, plan media, and potentially help film.

We are looking for someone who can work well in a team and is efficient with their time. Someone who can take notes given on a video and proactively seek out help when they run into issues. Eventually, you should be able to take on larger projects with a minimal level of oversight.

As a small team, we wear a lot of hats, so being good at learning new skills, programs, and adapting to new situations is a must.

Responsibilities

  • Video editing (Premiere)
  • Creating Image Assets for videos (Photoshop)
  • Reviewing video scripts
  • Making sure everything is on schedule
  • Regularly communicating with the team via Slack

Requirements

  • Resourceful / problem solver
  • Video production experience
  • Adobe software
  • Organized
  • Fast learner
  • Love for visual arts
  • Attention to detail

Bonus points for

  • Experience with Drawing / Painting / Illustration / Sculpture / Art!
  • Html
  • Fan of educational videos
  • Understanding the basics of animation
  • Good with tech

Benefits

  • Flexible schedule as long as work gets done
  • Create fun videos
  • Remote work in the US!
  • PTO / Sick Time
  • Retirement
  • Maternity / Paternity Leave

How to Apply

If you'd like to apply to join the Proko Team, send your resume, cover letter, and examples of your work to support@proko.com and include the text “Video Editor Application” in the subject.

Due to the large number of messages we get, we can't give a personal reply to every applicant, but we will take down this job post once applications are closed. We usually have applications open for a few weeks.

What happens next?

If you are selected for an interview, we will then assign you a couple paid editing test projects to see how you work. If hired, we will train you in the mystical ways of Proko video editing, so be prepared to learn! Thank you for your interest.

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Proko LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Individuals seeking employment at Proko LLC are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, ancestry, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.