Podcast Video Editor

Video Editor Job Description: Top Duties and Qualifications

A Video Editor, or Video Production Editor, is responsible for reviewing audio and visual footage and using computer software to organize clips into a cohesive unit. Their duties include splitting or combining video clips, adding appropriate sounds or graphics and watching the finished product to catch mistakes before submitting it for review.

Video Editor Duties and Responsibilities

A Video Editor is tasked with taking the raw footage shot by a film crew and director and turning it into the final product. This means following an outline, script or shot list and assembling the footage into one cohesive video or film. Often in video and film work, there are many camera angles and takes recorded. It is the responsibility of the Video Editor to review all the footage and create the best output by cutting and connecting various footage, adding sound effects and graphics and fine-tuning the completed video or film.

Examples of tasks a Video Editor may need to perform include:

Assembling raw footage and transferring or uploading to a computer

Following a script, screenplay or outline

Inputting sound to enhance footage, which may include selecting music and writing voice-overs

Inputting graphics to enhance footage

Digitally splicing film and video and synchronizing them into one rough cut file

Improving and correcting lighting, coloring and faulty footage

Working closely with directors to present a final product that matches his or her vis

Skills: Video Editing, Video Production, Video Services, Audio Services, Videography, Copy Editing, Editing, Explainer Videos, Film Production, Filmmaking, Local Job, Music Video, Photo Editing, Podcast Editing, Podcast Marketing, Podcast Writing, Podcasting, Social Video Marketing, Video Broadcasting, Video Conferencing, Video Hardware, Video Post-editing, Video Processing, Video Streaming, Video Upload, YouTube Video Editing

Location: 5100 Transamerica Drive, Columbus, United States

About the Client:
( 0 reviews ) Columbus, United States

Project ID: #33687870

1 freelancer is bidding on average $60 for this job


Good Evening, I have read your description. I have the qualifications to fulfill your video editing needs. I have a BFA in photography and graphic design with a minor in audio /video production. I am well versed i More

$60 USD / hour
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