Video Editor Position

Location: New Zealand


Doubledot Media is a New Zealand-based company creating online tools and training for people looking to start their own online businesses. We’re based in Christchurch, but the majority of our team work remotely from various places around the world. (Living in the future FTW!)

We have a full-time video editing position available for an all-round video pro!

Our new video editor will play a vital role in creating, editing and updating video content for our websites and generally making sure all video content we put online is top notch.

Here's what the job involves...

  • Producing educational video content for our websites from screencasts, recorded video and static/animated images
  • Rendering and encoding content for a variety of applications including High Definition desktop viewing and web streaming

The successful applicant will...

  • Have exceptional skills in audio and video editing
  • Moderate to expert skills with tools such as Apple's Final Cut Pro or Adobe's Premiere Pro and capable general computer skills
  • Knowledge of video codecs and formats suitable for a variety of applications, including web streaming
  • The ability to look at the bigger picture and consider what is best for the company as a whole, rather than simply focusing on the minutiae of the task at hand
  • Outstanding organisational skills and willingness to complete their work regardless of the specific task skill level
  • Have a sharp eye for detail and excellent communication skills

Neat things about working with us:

  • Flexible hours
  • Work from home (or from our Christchurch office)
  • Relaxed, ego-free, family-friendly work culture

If you'd like to come work in our Christchurch office in Ferrymead, you also get:

  • Weekly Friday BBQ (or sushiBQ, or ThaiBQ)
  • Novelty coffee mugs
  • An extremely comfortable chair
  • Tap dancing seagulls

How to apply

We're going to level with you here: We usually get a lot of applications, and a lot of them are not very inspiring.

We're looking for people with good problem solving skills, good communication skills, and the willingness to go the extra mile, so here’s what you need to do.

  1. Record a short (1 - 2 minute) cover letter video and upload it somewhere where we can see it. Tell us a little bit about yourself, and why you think you’d be great for this role. Bonus points if you can include a pet in the video!
  2. Create an email for (Subject: Video Editor Position)
  3. Give us the link to your video inside the email and a link to your portfolio
  4. Attach your CV/resume in PDF format Send