Photo & Video Editor

| Greater LA Area

THE PURPOSE:

As the photo and video editor, you will be work closely with the editorial and social media teams to bring their stories and ideas to life in video form. A typical assignment could be anything from just taking an article and making a video out of it with images and text overlays, to going to CES and filming all the new products coming out. You’re versatile, creative and you know how to create visual content that grabs people’s attention. You will also be our resident photographer, so taking product shots for product reviews is also important. You’re an excellent video/photo editor who is organized and can work on multiple projects with various deadline requirements.

THE ROLE:

  • Film and edit all in-house video content
  • Upload our video content to YouTube and our social channels
  • Photograph products for product review articles
  • Contribute to defining style and branding techniques that give our video a voice and make it stand out
  • Assist the editorial team with sourcing and editing hero images for articles
  • Pitch and execute video projects that can get Slickdeals in front of a new audience
  • Run point for any video content that is included in sponsored branded content packages. This includes ideation, script writing and execution.
  • Report on key KPIs associated with video content
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

THE CANDIDATE:

  • Creative mind and self-starter. You always have ideas and can be productive while working independently as well as in groups.
  • You’re organized and know how to prioritize multiple projects while keeping stakeholders informed
  • Knows how to grab viewers’ attention quickly
  • You’re a natural storyteller with sound editorial judgment
  • You know the Adobe Creative Suite like a writer knows WordPress
  • Love trying new things, even if it means you sometimes fail
  • Equally comfortable operating a DSLR on a gimbal as you are shooting something quick with a smartphone
  • Strong knowledge of best practices for video content on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat
  • Knows have to navigate the ever-changing storytelling landscape. Adept at telling long-form, short-form, and bite-sized stories through video.
  • Stays up to date on the latest equipment and industry trends for video production

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • At least 3 years of production experience
  • Effective communicator
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a related field
  • Digital portfolio that showcases recent work
  • Motion graphics experience highly preferred
  • Ability to take a job from concept to completion.

Work Authorization
Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States.
Slickdeals is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other protected status. Slickdeals will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the "Ban the Box" legislation. We may access publicly available information as part of your application.

Slickdeals does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies and is not responsible for related fees.

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Location

Hollywood, CA 90028

What are Slickdeals Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Every year, we host an office-wide volunteer day to give back to our local communities. In 2019, we teamed up with TreePeople, and spent the day caring for the trees at Laurel Canyon Dog Park.
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Team workouts
Slickdeals has a wellness program which includes in-office yoga, in-office fitness classes, self defense classes and massage.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Slickdeals provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes work from home on occasion, as needed.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Slickdeals employees receive between 10 and 18 days per year of paid time off based on years of service.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Winning.Team.Fun means we enjoy getting together outside of work, too. Events are scheduled by individual teams, and the office as a whole, during which we get together for some camaraderie and fun.
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
As part of our Winning.Team.Fun mentality, we also host happy hours from time to time.
Parking
We offer employees free parking or commuter assistance, when appropriate.
Pet Friendly
Slickdeals allows employees who have been with the company for a while to bring their (well-behaved) dog to work. It's a great way to have employees be more engaged in their environment.
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Slickdeals offers employees professional development opportunities like onsite training courses and the ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available
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