Junior Video Editor (WORKING STUDENT)

Your mission

iMusician is eagerly looking for a working student as Junior Video Editor & Graphic Designer (20h per week), who is a skillful storyteller and can turn video material into highly engaging and shareable content, through their sense of pacing, design, and typography. The candidate will also support the marketing team and the performance editorial team in creating additional visual assets for social media channels, email and other marketing channels.

We’re looking for an editor who is excited and believes in our mission of making music distribution easy and accessible to artists and labels around the world.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce videos efficiently employing a variety of elements, including video assets, photos, logos, typography, animations, etc.  to ensure a regular programming schedule across our video channels
  • Creating visual assets and graphics for iMusician’s channels such as email, social media or website
  • Work closely with our Performance Editorial Team and provide feedback on video content and visual creation
  • Source archival content, stock video, imagery, music, voice over and sound effects
  • Experiment with different versions of an edit, exploring multiple directions if needed
  • Review & analyze our competitors’ video strategy to be able to identify potential risks and opportunities within the industry and from new or existing competitors
  • Multiply content that will be posted across a variety of social media platforms (TikTok Videos, Instagram Stories & Reels, Memes, Gifs, etc.)
  • Reach out to our community of artists for their music in our videos (synch license)

Your profile

Besides being an amazing person, you are:

  • Student in the areas of film, editing and/or graphic design
  • Based in Berlin
  • Affinity/initial experience in videography, video editing, video content creation, motion design and/or graphic design
  • Experience with Adobe Suite (incl. Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop & Illustrator)
  • Proactive attitude in problem solving and suggestions, able to implement feedback with ease and in a timely manner
  • Knowledge of the YouTube landscape to be able to produce polished, professional video edits and motion graphics, carried from concept to completion independently
  • Comfort in navigating ambiguity and shifting priorities
  • Strong organizational ability and attention to detail
  • Work proficiency in English
  • While not a requirement, knowledge and understanding of the music industry, digital media landscape, and music distribution is a plus
  • Strong passion for music

Who are we?

Born in Switzerland – spread over the world!

iMusician was founded with a rebellious spirit and a lofty goal: Tear down the walls erected by the music industry that keep independent artists and labels locked out.

We’re an international team of DIY musicians, label owners and industry professionals. Music is a part of us and in our DNA. We’re a part of the same community and understand the obstacles and problems that musicians face every day. Our mission is to be heroes for DIY musicians and independent record labels around the world.

Read more about working with us on our career page, where you can also find more open positions.

iMusician was founded with a rebellious spirit and a lofty goal: Tear down the walls erected by the music industry that keep independent artists and labels locked out. We believe that music shouldn’t just be a hobby; musicians deserve to be paid. We truly believe that everyone should have equal access to the marketplace -- and we’ve already fought for this to happen. That’s why we strive to make it easy for you to sell, manage, protect, and monetize your music. When you become more financially sustainable, you make more music. It’s as simple as that.