Senior Video Editor/Video Production Specialist

Adelphi, MD
Jul 10, 2018
Sep 06, 2018
Full Time


Senior Video Editor / Video Production Specialist

Office of Marketing

Exempt, Regular, 100% Full Time, Pay Grade 2.2


University of Maryland University College seeks a Senior Video Editor/Video Production Specialist. Reporting to the Director of Video Production, the Senior Video Editor/Video Production Specialist will join a large in-house creative services organization that produces an expansive range of award-winning marketing assets including broadcast commercials and content videos.


Strong candidates for the  Senior Video Editor / Video Production Specialist role have significant experience editing short-form videos and commercials, are proficient in Adobe Premiere and After Effects, and can assist on video productions in the field and in our studio. The candidate must be able to work well in a fast-paced, collaborative environment and also work independently, efficiently navigating between multiple projects. 


  • Work with producers to create dynamic short-form nonfiction videos and broadcast commercials including motion graphic creation, color correction, music selection and audio sweetening.

  • Follow established workflows and guidelines with media management, general organization and best-practice processes

  • Operate 2nd camera and record sound on video productions, help with logistics

  • Must be available evenings and weekends when needed


Skills Required

  • Mastery of Adobe Premiere and the Adobe Creative Suite

  • Excellent sense of pace and timing, with a flair for strong visuals and motion graphics

  • Knowledge of current industry trends and new technologies

  • Experience operating production cameras, lighting, and recording audio

  • Strong organizational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multitask, troubleshoot and deliver work on deadline in a fast-paced high volume environment

  • Experience managing networked media assets in a shared environment

  • Knowledge of web standards/codecs

  • Ability to lift 30 or more pounds of equipment  



  • Bachelors degree from an accredited institution of higher learning, preferably in Television, Communications or a related field

  • Seven to ten years of relevant professional experience as a video editor

  • Excellent communication skills, online and in person


Resume and samples of previous work are required with a preference to see work via online links. Work samples should include: commercial and / or broadcast work, corporate communications, and motion graphics.



All submissions should include a cover letter and résumé. UMUC offers competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits for qualifying positions, such as tuition remission, generous leave and healthcare.  For detailed benefits information, please visit:

The University of Maryland University College (UMUC) is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination. UMUC is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, ancestry, political affiliation or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.If you are an external candidate, you will have the option to create an account after you submit your application. Passwords for external accounts must contain 8 characters including 1 uppercase letter, 1 number, and 1 special character. Please remember this password, as it will be required to apply to additional jobs.


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