The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) seeks a Video and Motion Graphics Editor with a talent for visual storytelling and a love of science to join the Science Digital Media department.
Major duties and responsibilities:
Assists in the creation of videos for Science Magazine
Creates motion graphics to visualize scientific concepts
Serves as an advocate for multimedia projects as editorial proposals as presented
Pitches ideas for video and audio projects
Extensive university or college-level training leading to a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a science-related field
Five years of relevant experience
Expert-level skills in editing, motion graphics, and sound design for projects ranging from short video clips to highly produced multimedia packages
Ability to complete projects quickly, accurately, and to the highest journalistic standards
Fluent with current video software for editing (Adobe Premiere Pro CC), image manipulation, (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.) and motion graphics (AfterEffects)
Keen interest in science ; demonstrated excellence in storytelling for web, audio, and video
Excellent communication skills; ability to interface with internal and external researchers and editors
Experience with Cinema4D is a plus
Please visit our job information website http://www.aaas.org/page/employment-aaas to get more information, and to apply to AAAS online.
AAAS is an EO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category. AAAS uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees.