Video Editor

Edmonton, AB

Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Job Description
Closing Date: Position will remain open until the right candidate is found

Position Type: FT Temporary

Onlea is looking for someone to help us “teach the world”. We need a video editor with the spirit of an artist, the mind of a teacher, the heart of a video editor and the soul of a lifelong learner. Are you someone with experience editing for film, television and corporate clients? Do you long to bring your skills to content that’s more meaningful and has more impact on the world? Then come to Onlea and help us create great learning experiences for students the world over. Our courses have won awards, are ranked amongst the top MOOCs of all time and have been taken by over half a million people in over 160 countries around the world. If this sounds appealing, then get in touch and tell us about you.


Manipulate and edit film pieces in a way that is invisible to the audience

Quick to grasp production team needs and specifications

Work closely with the clients & team to ensure final deliverables are aligned with brand & client standards

Review shooting script and raw material to create a shot decision list based on scenes’ value and contribution to the overall learner experience

Trim footage segments and put together the sequence of the film

Input music, dialogues, graphics and effects (including illustrations, animations and motion graphics)

Create rough and final cuts

Ensure logical sequencing and smooth running

Consult with stakeholders from production to post-production process

Continuously discover and implement new editing technologies and industry’s best practices to maximize efficiency
Job Requirements
3 years proven work experience as a video editor

Solid experience with digital technology and editing software packages (e.g. Avid Media Composer, Lightworks, Premiere, After Effects...specifically, we work with Adobe Creative Cloud)

Demonstrable video editing ability with a strong portfolio

Thorough knowledge of timing, motivation and continuity

Competence with special effects, motion graphics, 3D and compositing