Video Editor for YouTube Short Documentaries (Burnaby)

compensation: $1200 - $3000 per project
We're a fast growing YouTube + Instagram channel making investigative + adventure documentaries about the cutting edge of a finance tech.

From exploring villages in Peru using Bitcoin to conduct all commerce, to pioneers building circular off-grid economies in rural Canada, our videos range from 15-20 minutes covering a myriad of exciting and first looks into how Bitcoin and growing financial tech is changing the world.

We aim to replicate and improve upon a lot of dynamic and interesting travel + educational channels like Yes Theory, Johnny Harris, and Tyler Oliveira - a strong mix of comedy and hard hitting truths exploring the world's most interesting topics and people.

We're looking for a keen, YouTube-saavy video editor interested in being a part of our team for frequent video gigs that may eventually turn into part/full-time employment. Ideally, you're a fan of some of the creators we mentioned above or similar!

MUST have:

- Keen sense and appreciation of YouTube editing styles and video essays like Vox, Johnny Harris, Game Theorists.
- At least 2 years of editing experience, with proficiency in both Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects
- Have a computer capable of editing/handling/delivering 4K video files
- A sense of curiosity and ability to learn independently (we cover a large variety of emerging finance topics, so interest in learning those are a big plus)
- Strong inclination towards dynamic and powerful soundtracks/backing tracks. We love montages, and we want somebody with great taste to create some beautiful ones within our videos!
- If interested, please email the account attached to this Craigslist post and put "no 2nd best" in your title - that way we know you read everything...
- Strong colour grading skills.
- Skill in creating beautiful typography, titles and motion graphics with After Effects or Premiere Pro.
- Self sufficiency and ability to learn brand style. We'll gladly coach you and provide rigorous feedback.
- Strong English language proficiency required


This gig can be done from home anywhere in the lower mainland, with occasional in-person editing time requiring a visit to our Metrotown studio.


$1200-$3000 CAD per 15-25min project. Typical turnaround times are 2-3 weeks.

Access to over $3,000/year of stock assets for your personal projects (music, stock footage, motion graphics, etc.)

Please send any relevant portfolio samples and a brief sentence or two on your background and why you're interested in this gig. We're happy to answer any questions as well.

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