Economist Films is the award-winning factual production arm of the global current-affairs newspaper, The Economist. The Film department captures The Economist’s globally curious outlook in short, mind-stretching films, which offer clear, sharp analysis of a subject, presented in a compelling and digestible way. On average our films are viewed 30 million times across 15 platforms every month. They are distributed via the publisher’s editorial channels and social platforms including Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and Instagram IGTV. They can also be viewed on Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Google Chromecast, Android TV & ROKU, among others.
Economist Films are looking for a talented, passionate and experienced Editor to join their busy and dynamic team of filmmakers. This is a great opportunity to become an integral member of a high performing unit, working at the forefront of online documentary.
This role will suit someone who has extensive experience of editing content for online or apps, and who also has strong, demonstrable experience of using Adobe After Effects. They will need to be comfortable working to tight deadlines as well as taking ownership of tasks and using initiative.
Please submit a cover letter, CV and showreel or three links to your work, explaining your role in each piece to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Midnight, August 5th 2021
This job is based in London. All applicants must have the legal right to work in the United Kingdom.
The Economist Group values diversity. We are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants regardless of ethnic origin, national origin, gender, race, colour, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation or age.