Video Editor Job at PageOmni Technology Limited, Lagos

PageOmni Technology Limited – A software development, Web Development and IT Consulting company, requires the services of a qualified candidate to fill the position of:

Job Title: Video Editor
Victoria Island, Lagos
Job Description

  • The video editor is responsible for assembling recorded raw material into a finished product that’s suitable for broadcasting.
  • The material may include camera footage, dialogue, sound effects, graphics and special effects.
  • Digital technology, specialist computer software and high-quality digitization of sound and pictures have effectively replaced the traditional manual method of cutting film.
  • In some instances the video editor may be given creative freedom, while in others he or she will be required to just operate the necessary machines.
  • This is a key role in the post-production process and the editor skills can determine the quality and delivery of the final product.
  • He or she will usually work closely with the Executive producer / Production assistant and the Programs manager to achieve the desired end result.


  • Assembling all raw footage, with camera shots either recorded or transferred onto digital files in preparation for inputting into the computer;
  • Inputting uncut rushes and sound, and synchronising and storing them into files on the computer;
  • Reordering and tweaking the content to ensure the logical sequencing and smooth running of the film/video.
  • Ability to understand and work from a shot list, script, or screenplay.
  • Digitally cutting the files to put together the sequence of the film and deciding what is usable;
  • Creating a ‘rough cut’ (or assembly edit) of the programme/film and determining the exact cutting for the next and final stages;

Additional tasks may include:

  • Overseeing the quality and progress of audio and video engineering and editing;
  • Experimenting with styles and techniques including the design of graphic elements;
  • The video editor may also carry out online editing duties which involve finalising technical aspects such as correcting faulty footage, grading and colouring, and adding special effects.
  • There could be a need to work long or irregular hours. Work may need to be carried out on location.
  • Writing voiceover/commentary;
  • Suggesting or selecting music.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Must have a high level of technical expertise.
  • Must have strong communication skills.
  • Must have an online video editing skill.
  • A Keen eye for detail
  • Must be a good team player
  • Must be very creative
  • Must be able to work under pressure in order to meet tight deadlines.
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in a video editing role.
  • Must have worked in a media house before.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications and CV’s to:[email protected]

Application Deadline  10th May, 2016.

in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list and get vacancies and employment updates to your email inbox.

Speak Your Mind


in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list and get vacancies and employment updates to your email inbox.