Video Editor

Freelance Video Editor

Location: Anywhere, USA or Canada (this is a remote position)

Description:

FantasyPros is a leading platform providing expert advice, tools, and content to help fans dominate their fantasy sports leagues. As we continue to grow, we’re looking for a talented Freelance Video Editor to join our dynamic team and help creating engaging visual content for our FantasyPros, FantasyPros MLB, and BettingPros YouTube channels.

We are seeking a creative and skilled Freelance Video Editor to produce high-quality visual content for our fantasy sports and sports betting audiences. The ideal candidate will have experience editing a variety of video formats, including short-form content, YouTube shorts, long-form content, and the production of livestreams, while also having flexible hours and weekend availability. This role will focus on creating engaging, informative, and visually appealing videos that resonate with our audience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Edit video content to create engaging long-form, short-form, and YouTube Shorts content.
  • Incorporate intro and outro sequences, text overlays, graphics, visual effects, and sound effects.
  • Sync audio with video content and adjust levels for optimal sound quality
  • Collaborate with the Senior Producer to rectify any audio issues that impact the quality of the content
  • Execute on all deliverables in a timely fashion and communicate with the Video Producer about any impediments that prevent a project from being completed on-time
  • Implement transitions and cuts to maintain viewer engagement and ensure a cohesive final product
  • Continuously discover and implement industry best practices to maximize efficiency
  • Collaborate with the Video Producer to ensure videos align with brand guidelines and maintain a consistent style
  • Stay-up-to-date with the latest trends in social media and video editing to enhance the quality and relevance of our content

Requirements:

  • Comfortable appearing on camera in product videos, social clips and other on-screen opportunities
  • Software Proficiency: Extensive experience with Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, and other industry-standard editing software is required. Experience with livestream production in Streamyard is preferred, but not required.
  • Creative skillset with an engaging personality
  • Excellent writing and communication skills that adhere to proper brand tone
  • Creativity: Someone who is detail-oriented with a keen eye for visual asethetics
  • Technical Skills: Solid understand of video editing principles, color grading, motion graphics, and audio mixing
  • Communication: Excellent communication skills and the ability to take constructive feedback to improve content quality quickly.
  • Reliability: Proven track record of meeting deadlines and maintaining consistent quality, while working flexible hours and weekends
  • Passion for Sports: Knowledge of and passion for fantasy sports and/or sports betting is highly desirable
  • Adaptability: Flexibility to work on multiple projects within a day and adapt to changing project requirements.
  • Portfolio: A strong portfolio showcasing a range of editing projects, especially those relevant to YouTube. A mix of long-from (i.e. a video podcast), short-form, and YouTube Shorts content is preferable.

Benefits:

  • Competitive freelance rates based on experience
  • Flexible working hours and a remote work environment
  • Opportunity to work with a passionate and dedicated team