Associate Editor

Spin Master Ltd - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Are you looking to further your career with an industry leading, global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What's it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; we are building a legacy and welcome individuals with a proven track record of driving results.

Job Description:
The role:
The Associate Editor will experiment with editing and creatively thinking through structure for a children's content in a variety of content types - music videos, sizzle reels, trailers, compilations, and short form scripted videos for digital platforms.

He/she should have an understanding for post production workflows, asset management, and basic video structure. This includes having experience in digital production or experience in web content on platforms like YouTube, FaceBook, Instagram, Tik Tok, Twitch, and Twitter.

The successful candidate is self motivated, able to juggle multiple projects at once, and is interested in continuing to broaden their technique and skill set to fit as projects and formats evolve. This position The ideal candidate is a great communicator and has a keen eye for trends within

Edit 2-3 videos weekly and create thumbnails for videos

Implement feedback from creative leads

Collaborate with creatives and social strategists

Understand current trends within their content category

Manage schedule and time effectively their content category.

What can we expect from you:
Creative Thinking – Looks at a brand, an objective and a platform and thinks of innovative ways to bring them together.

Hunger for Innovation – Work with our media partners to help bring new and never-been-done-before opportunities for our brands. Help determine the right ones and brings them to life in impactful ways.

Storytelling - Presents new ideas and ways of thinking about media reach and frequency to our senior leadership team in a compelling way.

Relationship Building - Practices the ability to be personal and develop a strong understanding and desire to do what’s best for the team and our GBU’s. Fully engaged and present with global business units.

Inspiring Leadership - Challenges a team and our media partners to solve brand challenges in unique ways. Inspires our business to try new approaches and serves as a role model to the team.

Performance Driven - Strives to be the most essential COE partner for our brands by helping them drive the performance of their business.

Entrepreneurial & Proactive Spirit - Devotes time and focus to identifying new opportunities and bringing them to life.

Who’s a good fit for this role:
Post production and editing experience + the interest in learning and improving craft

Proficient in Adobe Suite and basic photoshopping skills

Interest or experience editing for social platforms: YouTube, FaceBook, etc

A curious and optimistic approach + interest in testing new ideas and experimenting with new styles

Ability to take feedback and implement changes quickly

You should apply if you have the following:
2+ years editing digital video

Ability to work on multiple projects in various stages of post production

Native digital platform user with a natural understanding of their ecosystems

Adobe Suite experience or similar experience with editing softwares

Ability to do lightweight motion graphics is a plus!

Organized and deadline driven

Ability to work independently

Not required but a plus is an interest or experience creating children’s content

What you can expect from us:
Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:
  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship
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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.