Highbury Media – Video Editor Job vacancy in Cape Town March 2019

Remuneration: Cost to company
Location: Cape Town
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Junior
Type: Permanent
Reference: #Video editor
Company: Highbury Media


Highbury Media (Pty) Ltd is SA’s largest independent magazine and digital publishing company responsible for some of the country’s best-performing titles. We are currently looking for a video editor for our videography department.

The successful candidate will be required to:

    -Editing and assembling recorded raw material into an exciting finished product for online as well as TV broadcast

  • Regularly collaborate with marketing team
  • Manage and oversee all technical aspects of video recording and editing
  • Involved in conceptualising storylines for upcoming projects
  • Working closely with editorial teams to create video content for different audiences
  • Edit creative and exciting content within given brief boundaries
  • Go out to locations or on set if required


    -Great interpersonal and communication skills

  • A natural ability for visual storytelling
  • Experience of shooting video
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to focus and prioritise in a fast-paced work environment
  • Adapt to a constantly changing workflow
  • Experience in video editing software, including Final Cut Pro and Premiere Pro CC
  • Sync multi-camera angles and audio
  • Create logo builds and manipulating video templates
  • Experience in motion graphic work, including Adobe AftEffectscts, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Manipulate 3D space in After Effects and work with kinetic typography and compositing
  • Skills in audio editing is a must, mastering audio/cleaning and sourcing and adding music