Video Editor + Motion Graphic Artist

VERB is a digital marketing agency located in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia. Our global clients offer the opportunity to work and collaborate with some of the world’s biggest destinations, resorts, and travel brands—and with our employee travel credit, it’s easy to experience them for yourself. We take a balanced approach to work/life and have fun at the office– or wherever we happen to be working. We are passionate about exceeding expectations and we thrive on jobs other agencies might find too big, or too difficult, or too fast

Sound good? Great, here’s who we’re looking for…

Do you know what it means to collaborate, but you take responsibility for the production of your own work? Can you storyboard, making that storyboard come to life? Do you consistently get the job done on time, up to spec, and at a high quality? If this sounds like you and you want to create awesome work for some of the most exciting brands in the global travel and luxury space, here’s your chance.

What You Will Do

Our editors and motion artists work closely with our visual designers to bring our clients’ visions to life. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Produce and edit short-form videos for paid social advertising and social content
  • Define motion type/motion graphic styles for brands (transitions, pacing, etc)
  • Research and ideate new creative concepts or styles
  • Help source and traffic assets
  • Consult on ongoing video and photo capture and storyboarding, as needed
  • Maintain a high standard of design and ensure that only the best work is released for review
  • Stay up-to-date with industry developments and tools

Requirements

The ideal candidate for this role is multifaceted and can work on everything from simple bumpers to integrated digital marketing campaigns. In short, like the rest of our creative team, we are looking for someone who is passionate about what they do and want to push digital experiences that both the industry and our client’s clients will talk about.

  • 1 to 3 years of agency experience
  • Proficient with Video Editing Software (Adobe Premiere)
  • Proficient with Adobe After Effects
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator are a plus
  • Proficient at storyboarding, scripting, and concept development
  • Understand basic and advanced composition techniques
  • Understand the fundamentals of branding
  • Very detail-oriented and able to identify quality issues in audio and video

Benefits

Our benefits are anything but basic, with vacation time available on day 1 (not to mention an extra bonus week during the holidays), an annual travel credit (for non-work related travel), and free office snacks and drinks to keep you energized when you’re around.

In addition, we offer the following and are consistently looking for new ways to enhance the benefits we offer to our team:

  • 100% premium share option for Group Health Insurance (medical, dental, vision), with a health spending account to top up your claims
  • A healthy living account
  • Company matching RRSP program
  • Top up for Parental/Pregnancy leave
  • Remote and flexible work arrangements
  • Transit and fitness discounts
  • Recreational sports teams
  • Learning and development opportunities with a multitude of resources
  • Internal recognition programs