Video Editor, Education
Location: US – REMOTE
BigCommerce’s mission is to help merchants sell more at every stage of growth, from small startups, to mid-market businesses to large enterprises. We focus on being the best ecommerce platform so our customers can focus on what matters most: growing their businesses.
We are equally passionate about growing our employee’s careers and providing them an incredible experience as we rapidly expand across the globe. We are proud to have been recognized numerous times for our product and workplace culture. We empower our people and customers to build, innovate and grow, so together we can redefine the ecommerce industry.
Video Editor, Education
BigCommerce is disrupting the ecommerce industry as the SaaS leader for fast-growing, mid-market businesses. We enable our customers to build intuitive and engaging stores to support every stage of their growth.
BigCommerce, named a 2023 Best Place to Work in Austin, is looking for a Video Editor, Education. Reporting to the Director, Training, you will support a variety of initiatives through video content post-production. You will play a vital role in the creation, production, editing and development of revenue and non revenue generating material, including “how to” videos, onboarding experiences, product and developer certification, and animating content to engage audiences in new ways.
You should be capable of completing a concept end to end and juggling multiple projects. You can ideate, write, shoot and edit your work. This cross-functional role will support various departments by creating internal and external videos to promote BigCommerce and create educational content for existing and potential customers.
What You’ll Do
Experience with creating motion graphics, digital storytelling, photography and other creative techniques to develop and build valuable content
Write and collaborate with experts on scripts and content for varied audiences (customers, agency partners, internal, etc)
Execute video content strategy through ideation, planning, production, editing and publishing processes
Create effective content for multiple channel outputs; in particular formal employee, customer, & partner curriculum and technical self-help content.
Self-shoot and direct as needed
Maintain editing standards to ensure consistency in quality, look, feel and tonality for all digital and video assets
Manipulate and repurpose current static creative assets for video (Photoshop/Illustrator)
Assist with video production, setup lighting, sound and operate camera as needed
Collaborate with multiple stakeholders to execute multi-faceted creative concept
Intake technical information and provide instructional material that is clear and concise.
Manage your workload and capacity to work within our established processes, coordinating and communicating with Project Managers and leaders throughout the team and company
Who You Are
1-3 years of experience in video strategy and production
High skill level in the Adobe Creative Cloud; Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator
Knowledge of audio recording and voice over application, record sound and familiarity with sourcing music and assembly editing
Strong editing skills, social media proficiency, proven ability to work efficiently in a deadline-driven environment
Ability to self-shoot using different cameras
Creative ability to use digital storytelling, photography, animation, motion graphics and other techniques to build valuable content
Ability to collaborate with instructional designers, copywriters, graphic designers, editors, marketers and leadership to execute multi-faceted creative concepts
Excellent problem-solving and organization skills with a good eye for detail and focus on consistency and technical accuracy
Strong independent thinking and judgment skills
Knowledge of video codecs, formats, and web standards, color correction, audio mixing, music selection, knowledge of the principles, techniques, technology and standards of video production and shot composition
Google Apps, other ecommerce resources, Salesforce or related products experience a plus
Working knowledge of the BigCommerce platform is a plus
This description is intended to serve as a summary of key duties and responsibilities and may not contain a comprehensive list of activities .
Not all candidates will be eligible for the upper end of the salary range (or have the minimum apply to them), but rather, the exact salary will be dependent on the successful candidate’s location, relevant knowledge, skills, and qualifications.
Targeted salary range