Junior Editor (Video)

Artist Relations · Victoria, British Columbia
Department Artist Relations
Employment Type Independent Contractor - Fixed Term Contract
Minimum Experience Entry-level

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                                                      Junior Editor (Video)

                                               Come work with us! You’ll love it. 


                            Stocksy United is looking for a Junior Editor 

                                                   to join our growing team.


Purpose
Reporting directly to the Editor Lead (or designate), the Junior Editor (video) is responsible for providing administrative work and support to our co-op & Editor team in order to develop, maintain, and expand relationships and Stocksy’s video collection.


Reports to: Editor Lead

Location: Remote
Role type:  Independent Contractor
Hours of work & term: This is a part time position with 20 hours per week, 4 hours per day (schedule to be agreed upon with Team Lead), from early September 2021 to late January 2022 with the possibility of extension.

You are:

  • A Stocksy contributor
  • Articulate and analytical
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic, driven to manage completion of assigned tasks
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills, and a strong attention to detail
  • A strong communicator who enjoys collaborative, team-based environments and is able to offer and receive constructive, honest feedback
  • A natural affinity for making processes more effective and streamlined


You have:

  • A strong understanding of professional cinematography, both aesthetic and technical
  • Familiarity with Stocksy’s Image Manager tool
  • Proficiency with learning new digital tools and troubleshooting
  • Expertise at selecting appropriate gifs for any given situation
  • Experience working with international and remote teams in a collaborative, Agile environment
  • Great respect for artists’ work and a desire to help people succeed


Responsibilities

  • Mentorship and Community Engagement:
    • Provide constructive, reasonable, and helpful feedback on artists’ work  
    • Be a mentor to the Stocksy community through active participation in Co-op activities
    • Uphold a professional, supportive, and engaged public presence when representing Stocksy and interacting with the membership internally & externally
    • Provide clear, consistent, and open communication with membership through feedback, support, and forum posts 
  • Collection Management:
  • Consistently review assigned assets within set guidelines for the team
  • Maintain the aesthetic and technical standards of the Stocksy collection while reviewing
  • Exercise attention to detail to ensure minimal liability and risk of all content submitted and approved to the collection (ie. copyright, trademark, model and property releases)
  • Maintain consistency of accepting, declining and returning for send-back files submitted to Stocksy by the membership, and be willing and able to discuss your editing choices with the team and contributors
  • Keyword and create metadata for video content
  • Participate constructively in team discussions about the collection standards, the queue, and past reviews


Stocksy supports a global membership of employees, contractors, clients, and contributors from all walks of life. We find strength in what makes us different. We are committed to building a diverse workforce and cultivating an inclusive environment where every one of our team members can thrive.

We are actively seeking any individual who may have taken a road less traveled to get to where they are now. Experience and education comes in many forms; so long as you are excited about this posting and convinced you could be your best self at Stocksy, then we want to hear all about you!

Thank You

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  • Location
    Victoria, British Columbia
  • Department
    Artist Relations
  • Employment Type
    Independent Contractor - Fixed Term Contract
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level