Assistant Editor, VR Documentary Remote - Toronto (Must be Legal Canadian Resident)
Fixed Term Contract
Infinite Frame Media is a women-led immersive XR content creation studio focused on producing thought-provoking documentary stories. Our proprietary stereoscopic-volumetric technology allows us to film subjects and create lifelike and engaging scenarios that would not be possible in any other medium. The Choice, a VR documentary project produced in-house, recently won the Audience Choice Award at SXSW 2022.
We are looking for creative individuals with an avid interest in pushing the boundaries of interactive non-fiction immersive media. The ideal candidate will be highly proficient in Adobe Premiere and comfortable logging and organizing traditional audio/video footage, preferably with experience working in documentary films or other interview-based media. Experience in Virtual Reality production is not required; however, enthusiasm and a willingness to learn about the medium will be considered strengths. We want a candidate who can support production workflow and needs, adhere to deadlines and work in a collaborative, creative virtual environment.
Infinite Frame Media prioritizes hiring women and marginalized groups, to address gaps and inequities in the Interactive Digital Media sector and in media generally. We are committed to diversity, mentorship, and advocacy, and welcome candidates of all backgrounds and identifications to apply.
What you’ll be doing
Ingesting, logging and organizing interview footage as needed, using Adobe Premiere and associated software
Working with the Creative Director to put together assemblies and rough cuts of footage, to guide production on the VR element
Importing and adjusting transcripts to sync with interview footage.
Organize interview footage with logging based on defined parameters.
3+ years professional experience in editing for traditional media.
Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and expertise in Premiere
Excellent communication skills and enjoy working in a diverse team.
Excellent problem solving and lateral thinking skills.
Proven ability to troubleshoot and provide technical solutions & recommendations.
Self motivation and ability to work effectively remotely with communication between multiple time zones.
Bonus Skills & Strengths
Strong creative leadership with a portfolio of creative projects.
Experience in documentary filmmaking or other talking-head formats.
Editing credit on a broadcast or theatrical title.
Owns Meta Quest or other VR devices.
A Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Media Production, or other equivalent fields.
Infinite Frame Media is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodation needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process.
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We thank everyone for their interest but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.