Video Editor & Creative Producer

Video Editor & Creative Producer

AllGear Digital, whose leading portfolio of outdoor active lifestyle brands included GearJunkie, The Inertia, Switchback Travel, iRunFar and BikeRumor, is seeking a seasoned video editor and creative producer to join our in-house content studio. The breakdown of tasks is expected to be 75% editing and 25% production. This position is full-time, contract-to-hire, and works hybrid from our Los Angeles, California office. Compensation for this role depends on skills and experience and starts at $75,000 per year.

Are you…

  • Passionate about storytelling, the great outdoors, action sports, and product journalism?
  • Accountable, reliable, and driven?
  • Interested in making top-notch original content?

Responsibilities:

  • Edit original series (short-form & long-form), branded content, trailers, teasers, and social media videos for AllGear Digital publications
  • Collaborate with AllGear Studios team to plan, execute, and deliver video projects
  • Developing shot lists, storyboards and paper edits
  • Schedule shoots and timelines, including building production and post-production schedules
  • Work on-set and on-location to deliver just-in-time video product
  • Manage freelance talent as needed
  • Understand platform trends and best practices (YouTube, Instagram, Tik-Tok, Facebook) ensure video content is optimized for various digital platforms and devices
  • Knowledge of technical specifications and ability to optimize video content for intended release platforms, including YouTube, Instagram, Tik-Tok, and Facebook
  • Manage archive of footage, photos, and audio
  • Use analytical tools to evaluate and improve own work

Necessary Skills:

  • Video editing
  • Sound design / mix
  • Color grading
  • Graphics / animation
  • On-location editing
  • Creative production
  • Talent management
  • Media management + DIT
  • Scheduling

Requirements:

  • 4+ years of video editing experience, preferably at a media network or production house, and 3+ years experience with creative production
  • Strong portfolio & reel showcasing a variety of work samples and projects
  • Proficiency / Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite – Premiere, After Effects, Media Encoder
  • Experience producing with small- to- medium size crews
  • Strong client-facing communication and internal collaboration skills
  • Ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledgeable about cameras and audio equipment
  • Ability to work autonomously and take ownership of projects
  • Excellent eye for detail and a keen sense of aesthetics
  • Bachelor’s degree in Film, Media Communications or related field (preferred)

 

To Apply:

To apply for this position, please send the following directly to hr@allgeardigital.com

  • Your resume
  • A cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit for AllGear Digital
  • A link to your video editing portfolio or reel (clearly labelled)
  • A link to your video production portfolio or sample (clearly labelled)

We will follow up promptly with qualified candidates.

 

About AllGear Digital:

At AllGear Digital, we strive to inform, educate, and entertain readers about the passions, products, and people that enrich their lives, with the goal of becoming the leading publisher of gear reviews and content for active lifestyle and the outdoors. We own and operate a diverse set of digital media brands, including GearJunkie, Switchback Travel, iRunFar, Bikerumor, The Inertia, ExplorersWeb, and other top names in their respective niches. We reach over 60 million readers annually. AllGear Digital is committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for all, both for the company and in their content.