Associate/ Sr. Associate – Video Editor

Centre for Civil Society (New Delhi, DL, India) 14 days ago
CCS Mission: We seek to promote choice, competition and community-based policy reform. Through research, advocacy and outreach, the Centre is reinvigorating civil society and rightsizing political society.

Centre for Civil Society (CCS) is an independent, non-profit, research and educational think tank based in New Delhi.

Our unique focus on public policy and longer-term solutions, make our research outputs crucial feeders into policymaking and opinion formulation.


Job Profile: The Associate/Senior Associate - Video Editor is a mid-level position within the Communications Department. The primary role of a Video Editor is to manage & create digital properties and print designs to enable targeted advocacy/outreach of CCS policy perspectives through all online platforms. The ideal candidate should have proven expertise in managing new media for organisations, great interest in policy ideas, have an eye for good design and possess excellent communication skills. Knowledge about classical liberalism would be deemed an advantage.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Develop video ideas and plan in coordination with other teams. Establish a clear understanding of the storyline and purpose of the video's creation.Gather and transfer all forms of media into editing software, ensure each was updated in the correct format and generate fresh concepts.

  • Operate computer editing systems and equipment used for video media and effects

  • Establish a clear understanding of the storyline and purpose of the video's creation

  • Create an initial proposed storyboard draft of the video to present to clients and receive approval before beginning to digitally alter video

  • Improve video and sound quality using various video software

  • Edit video to include preselected music, interviews, sound clips, graphics, effects and other important aspects of the project

  • Ensure the correct formatting and presentation for finalized videos according to the specifications


  • Upload the videos on Youtube and maintain the Youtube channel


  • Collaborate with peers to ensure high-quality, cohesive creative deliverables that are well-documented and ready for execution


Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • At least 2 - 5 years’ experience in a similar role

  • A Graphic Design qualification, Graduates with Arts or similar

  • Professional mastery of video and audio editing software and programs

  • Ability to multitask and work toward several milestones on various projects simultaneously

  • Creative experience in filmmaking and videography

  • Ability to understand the desired outcome of a project when meeting with team and the ability to bring them to life

  • Experience editing various video projects and inserting sound effects, music and transitions

  • Proficient in creating concept boards and other visual representations of planned edits for video projects

  • Excellent communication skills are required to have a solid understanding of project scope and implementation


Essential Skills and Knowledge:

  • Proficiency in Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects and Photoshop.

  • Demonstrable video editing ability with a strong development portfolio

  • Experience in creating all social media formats like 1:1,16:9 and 4:3.

  • Worked on various video formats (QuickTime MOV, AVI, MPEG-4 etc).

  • Sequence setting in the format of the raw videos.

  • Video Editing: Produce final output according to the script.

  • Sound Editing: Converting the videos into the podcast (correcting the audio level, removing noise and echo).

  • Basic knowledge of handling DSLR and lighting techniques

  • Organising Audio and the Video Library project-wise.

  • Search B- Roll supporting files in video and photos format.

  • Knowledge of typography, working according to the branding guidelines and design aesthetics.

  • Knowledge of rendering and output settings.

  • Continuously discover and implement new editing technologies and the industry's best practices to maximize efficiency.


Compensation:

CCS recognizes that the right candidate will have a significant impact on the success of the organization and is prepared to offer an attractive compensation package for the non-profit sector, commensurate with experience.

Location:

The position will be based in CCS headquarters in Delhi. Frequent travel around India with potential for international travel to partners and conferences will be expected.

To apply:

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, 2 video samples and a resume with two references by email to careers@ccs.in or Submit online here.
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