Video Editorial Assistant, The TRUST - NY

Dow Jones
New York
Nov 04, 2020
Jan 19, 2021
Job Type
Full Time

The Wall Street Journal & Barron's Group, The TRUST, is a fast-growing team of energetic writers, content and creative strategists, videographers, designers, editors and developers.

The work spans a variety of forms -- short- and long-form reported articles, immersive digital experiences, documentary videos, data visualizations, animations and more.

The Role:

The Media Manager and Video Editor Assistant will report to the Director of Production and work with a team of clients, producers, video editors, and freelancers.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage all media assets from external vendors and internal shoots
  • Edit a variety of client work across various topics: Finance, Consumer, Tech and B2B
  • Work with a team of creatives, video products, designers and editorial leads to maintain consistency from start to finish on video projects
  • Use client supplied assets as well as shot footage to create engaging video edits that adhere to the quality standards of the company.
  • Virtually/Remotely Edit and manage media for both internal tasks and awarded jobs


  • Must be extremely detail-oriented and organized with a knowledge of cloud-based file-sharing platforms
  • Work across file-sharing servers to organize and store RAW video files and assets. Remotely for internal and external use
  • Proficient in Editing in Premiere Pro & After Effects virtually/without an edit bay
  • Ability to create motion graphics such as lower thirds or emphasizing text and virtually store all assets for sharing across teams
  • Work well on a team and successfully take direction from supervisors and clientele
  • Must be able to work under minimal direction to identify and resolve problems
  • Create and manage post-production workflow
  • Maintain a high and consistent standard of quality and speed
  • 2-3 years post-production experience, preferably with a content/advertising agency
  • The ability to ask questions and work independently

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