Assistant Editors
New York and Sherman Oaks offices

Job Description

NY Based Production company looking for Assistant Editors to work on a variety of upcoming new series and pilots. Genres include but are not limited to:  Reality, Docu-series, Home Makeover, Lifestyle, Food and Travel programming.

Ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Availability to work weekends as needed
  • Extensive knowledge of AVID Isis and AVID Media Composer post production workflows used on Mac
  • The ability to learn new software quickly
 and follow written instructions
  • Strong organizational skills
 and ability to multitask, communicate and relay progress and tech issues to upper management and Post Producers
  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office


o   Main responsibility is to assist Post Production team with material for edit.

o   This includes but is not limited to:

o   Loading, Offloading media, Importing media & GFX

o   Syncing, Grouping

o   Cutdowns and scene selects

o   Music selects and organization within the project

o   Project maintenance (ie: space allocation, AVID unity attic, project cleanup)

o   Hires sequence and Online prep

o   Prep, hires and deliver Promo selects to network per Post Supervisor

o   EDL, OMF/AAF, Color Correct and other Online prep

o   RC, FC, Pic Lock, Online Exports and prep

o   Works closely with Editors to make editing efficient and organized for entire Editorial team.

o   Deliverables materials and Transcriber materials prepped as needed

o   Advanced AE duties may include:

o   Cutting scene or web content

o   String out opens/teases

o   Rescore music

o   Other duties as assigned

Please send references upon applying for this position.